10 min ago Five people have been hurt after the car they were in crashed off a cliff on Canterbury's Banks Peninsula.
12:57 PM DNA recovered from Venod Skantha's shoes almost certainly came from murdered Dunedin teen Amber-Rose Rush, court hears.
12:25 PM OPINION: NZ has a lot to learn from the award-winning writer who escaped Manus Island.
12:00 PM Top stuntwoman demonstrates how to minimise injury if you're coming off a scooter at speed.
11:57 AM An emotional Behrouz Boochani says arriving in New Zealand was the first time he realised he had survived - unlike many other refugees imprisoned beside him.
The 3-month-old puppy arrived at the SPCA with one of the "most severe injuries" staff had ever seen.
Heartbreak as Kiwi firefighters are unable to save dozens of homes destroyed in Australian wildfires.
A long weekend is a good weekend. We offer a few highlights of events in Christchurch this long weekend and beyond.
It used to be rare but now more and more Kiwis are catching sexually-transmitted disease syphilis.
OPINION: To hear senior council staff might be manipulating information to ensure the public never sees it, is outrageous.
The merits of designing buildings which are not only safer but recover quicker from quakes.
Plant-based sausage rolls and pasties, dumplings and European desserts will be served alongside authentic Indonesian food at a humming all-vegan night market in Christchurch.
Steaming hot water running into an outdoor bath. Uninterrupted views of the Pacific Ocean. Total privacy and only a few thousand sheep for company. This is Pigeon Bay.
It would be "morally unthinkable" to not join the Government's school donation scheme, a Christchurch principal says.
Joy Courage left the religious community of Gloriavale because her husband "was a rebel".
Warning for beachgoers after poison found, but no one knows where it came from.
One person was seriously injured in the Christchurch collision, while the driver of the other car fled the scene.
Even with good insurance, one Christchurch builder is almost $14,000 in the hole after thieves stole his tools.
A $2000 reward is being offered to anyone who can identify the "mentally unstable terrorist" impersonating his company in flyers.
Rising industrial property values super-charge Goodman Property Trust's profits.
Shoppers at Christchurch's Bush Inn mall say it's "bloody annoying" a food market meant to open in April is still not ready.
Making membrane solutions for the dairy industry has proved lucrative for this company, rewarded with the Deloitte Fast 50 top slot.
Top stuntwoman demonstrates how to minimise injury if you're coming off a scooter at speed.
He makes winning Super Rugby titles look easy, but Crusaders coach not flash with bat.
Sione Havili joins Crusaders as reigning champions search for Matt Todd's replacement.
Scott Barrett to lead new-look Crusaders' quest for unprecedented Super Rugby four-peat.
Ecstatic winning New Zealand Trotting Cup owner lifts up his trainer and gives him a spin.