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Resurrection of New Zealand Forestry Service in Rotorua celebrated
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 07:26

The resurrection of a New Zealand forestry service based in Rotorua has been celebrated with the launch of Te Uru Rākau.Prime Minister Jacinda Ar...

Armed police swarm after 'issue in the vacinity' of King's College in Auckland
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 05:22

Armed police have swarmed on King's College in south Auckland.A caller has told Newstalk ZB several armed police have surrounded the school.Others hav...

Truck and trailer stuck under Silverstream rail bridge, trains delayed
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 03:24

Trains were delayed in Wellington this morning after a truck and trailer became stuck under a rail bridge near Upper Hutt.Police said the truck crashe...

New Zealand Rugby League admit a new direction was needed for the new Kiwis coach
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 21:24

New Zealand Rugby League admit a new direction was needed for the new Kiwis coach Rugby League

Famous scientist Richard Dawkins says he wants to move to New Zealand
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 19:25

Renowned deep-thinker Richard Dawkins wants to move to New Zealand to escape a post-Trump and post-Brexit era."I thought about half the population of ...

24 hours in Edinburgh: There's no Scottish city break like Auld Reekie in a rush
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 17:25

Edinburgh is packed with things to see and do, so any whirlwind visit will need to be carefully planned. From the city's most famous landmarks to its ...

Hamilton Council reveals the eight naughty words removed from public feedback
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 15:25

Asshole appears to be an acceptable word to use in a submission to Hamilton City Council, but don't dare say F*** or bugger.Hamilton City Council has ...

Statue Man's dark past: Christchurch street performer previously convicted of HIV-related offences
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 13:28

A former male prostitute who was once deemed a public health risk and put into isolation for knowingly spreading HIV to other men is back on Christchu...

Scammers pretending to be from DHL sparks police warning
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 11:24

Police are warning people to be wary of calls from freight company DHL asking for personal information.Senior Sergeant Charles Ip said police had rece...

My Holiday: Award-winning light artist Angus Muir, curator of Auckland's Bright Nights festival
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 09:27

What was your greatest holiday? I went to Japan last year with my girlfriend and we had an amazing time. A week in Tokyo, then down to Naoshima (an is...

Prague: Reality Czech
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 07:25

Graham Reid goes back in time and underground into Prague of the Cold War. Deep below a park in an outer suburb of Prague — some four narrow flights...

Hastings teen on murder charge: Court appearance adjourned
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 05:24

The first High Court appearance for a 14-year-old male charged with murdering Kelly Alex Donner has been adjourned.The Hastings teenager, who cannot b...

Claire Trevett: Sausage rolls, diplomats and Winston Peters' warm-up as PM
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 01:28

The first good news to leak out of the Budget Cone of Silence came in a tweet from Treasury reporting that the sausage rolls in the Budget lock-up wou...

Michael Maguire will be unveiled as the new Kiwis coach in Auckland tomorrow
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 21:28

Michael Maguire will be unveiled as the new Kiwis coach in Auckland tomorrow Rugby League

Man arrested after assault of elderly man publicised on social media
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 19:23

An 18-year-old has been charged with assault after turning himself in to police over the attack of an elderly man. The teenager turned himself into po...

Kreuzberg: A walk on the wild side of Berlin's wall
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 17:24

For many people, Kreuzberg is Berlin; an independently spirited, multicultural district with an attitude, counterculture and atmosphere all of its own...

Iranians in NZ on Trump dumping nuke deal: 'One of the worst catastrophes'
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 15:37

An Iranian in New Zealand who runs his business between the two countries says the US pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal could have a devastating i...

Malcolm Rewa fails to stop third trial for Susan Burdett murder
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 13:37

A bid to stop a third trial for serial rapist Malcolm Rewa over the murder of Susan Burdett has failed - for now.An application to the court for a j...

Qantas passenger fury as thousands of dollars in points vanish overnight
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 11:24

Qantas posted what was meant to be an inspiring video on Facebook. Instead, it was flooded with complaints from passengers "disgusted" at one thing, w...

Man dead after crash near Kurow in South Canterbury
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 09:24

A man has died after rolling his ute on the Hakataramea Valley Rd, near the North Otago town of Kurow.Police responded to the crash at 12.35pm near th...

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