Ek Chan has avoided the coronavirus so far without masks or social distancing but rather, she believes, the scarecrows she has made to keep the deadly virus at bay.
The former fast bowler has blasted NZ Cricket for treating the Pakistan like a club team.
Coronavirus restrictions mean the famous US parade is without the throngs of people usually scrambling for a view.
The additional layoffs come after Disney executives slammed California officials for not allowing Disneyland to reopen. The Californa park has been closed since March.
Ski resorts were one of the major sources of contagion in the deadly spring surge of Covid-19.
The Oxford University/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine is facing growing scrutiny with experts questioning its efficiency numbers.
When England ends its second lockdown, a tougher system of regional restrictions will take its place, with almost everyone in the country classed as living in high or very high risk areas for Covid-19.
For many Kiwi families, festive cheer may be lacking in the "Covid Christmas".
Cricketers who are in New Zealand to play the Black Caps receive a stern warning as six test positive for Covid-19 and members of the tour party are caught on CCTV flouting isolation hotel rules.
Six senior doctors have taken their own lives in two years while patients across the country will be seeing overly-fatigued doctors “every weekend”, a union leader says.
A shared, indoor meal with a turkey and inter-household mixing. Thanksgiving looks set to increase the chances of triggering superspreader events in the US.
Experts say the relatively small number of people in the low-dose group makes it difficult to know if the effectiveness seen in the group is real or a statistical quirk.
N95 masks will be standard for those in close proximity to patients after concerns were raised Covid-19 could be transmitted through the air.
Changes to the medical workforce on the West Coast will put patients at risk and cut their access to specialist care, the doctors’ union says.
The worker's strain of the virus is not linked to any known New Zealand strains, but it is not yet clear if it originated in China or somewhere else.
Reefton's water supply will be chlorinated before the Buller District Council is forced to chlorinate or fined by health authorities.
"An ice block just doesn't quite cut the mustard": Hawke's Bay Hospital asked to take action to avoid another sweltering summer for patients and staff.
Too much sitting is bad for you, but a new study suggests short period of exercise can help combat the damage.
Senior doctors say a dwindling workforce is contributing to stress and burnout — as well as long waits for patients.
Today's results from genomic testing will show whether the Covid-positive crew member caught the virus in Shanghai or in New Zealand.
Card developers hail Covid card's ease of use and fact it doesn't rely on smartphones.
ANALYSIS: The notion of a trade-off between health measures and the economy is not supported by data from 45 countries.
ANALYSIS: Several new studies show our immune responses to the virus can last at least eight or nine months, and probably longer.
Urgent genome sequencing in the case of an Air New Zealand crew member with Covid-19 could provide more clues to where they got infected.
Meet LightStrike, a high-tech plug-in pushcart using powerful bursts of UV light to combat viruses on surfaces.
Dementia is set to cost NZ billions, but there are warnings that efforts to keep people out of hospital are being hampered.
A new dad is finally reunited with his family, after missing the first six months of his baby son's life due to Covid-19.
With spaces not opening up in managed isolation facilities until next year, some say they are stuck overseas, unable to see their sick parents.
The Ministry of Health reached the $13.8 million settlement in February last year.
A donation of more than $8900 will help the Nelson Women’s and Children’s Refuge meet the increasing demand for services in the community.