Forest and Bird estimate less than 7000 kea remain.

Man who killed 'noisy' kea at construction site sentenced to community work

Stephen Frost appeared in court in Nelson over the July, 2018 incident.

Female staff at bar in Australia ordered to wear tight clothing or be fired

This female staffer posted on Facebook, "The top they want me to wear vs the top I wear..."

Inspector Nigel Allan confirmed man a 36-year-old man has been charged over the January 22 incident.

Man charged with murder over fatal stabbing in Whanganui

Five others were injured in the incident yesterday, some seriously.

Captain Laura Langman says players will have their domestic hats on but also keeping the July tournament in their minds.

Silver Ferns to 'stay in touch' during domestic season to keep developing winning culture as World Cup looms

Captain Laura Langman says players will have their domestic hats on but also keeping the July tournament in their minds.

Man bites on 'rusty' thumbtack found in blueberry bought at Tauranga Pak'nSave

Foodstuffs have pulled the batch of fruit from their shelves and are investigating.

Singer Chris Brown released in Paris after rape complaint, denies allegations

The Paris prosecutor's office says Brown has been authorised to leave France while the investigation is ongoing.

Quade Cooper. New Zealand All Blacks v Australia Wallabies. The Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup. Westpac Stadium, Wellington . Saturday 27 August 2016. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga /

Quade Cooper touted for sensational Wallabies return at Rugby World Cup

"As long as he's working hard, it's within the realms of possibility for him," Rebels coach Dave Wessels said.

The two drug reform spokeswomen went head to head on TVNZ1’s Breakfast.

Chlöe Swarbrick labels Paula Bennett’s undecided stance on cannabis legalisation a 'cynical political move'

The National and Green's drug reform spokeswomen debated cannabis law reform on TVNZ1's Breakfast today.

Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt hangs up boots on football career after failing to make the cut in A-League

"I really enjoyed just being in a team and it was different from track and field and it was fun while it lasted."

Trump administration can go ahead with plan to restrict military service by transgender people

The US Supreme Court has allowed the move, while legal challenges continue.

Of the 10,000 homes – 3,500 will be KiwiBuild homes, Phil Twyford says.

Phil Twyford on KiwiBuild: 'It's going to be tough to meet that target'

Only 33 homes have been built - well short of the 1000 target.

Whanganui stabbing: Witnesses describe horrific scene

One person is dead and five others are in hospital following yesterday's incident.

The Prime Minister made the comments on the Safeguarding Our Planet panel at the World Economic Forum.

A decade ago Jacinda Ardern was ‘roundly booed’ speaking about climate change, now the science is widely accepted

That's according to the PM, who spoke about the issue on a panel at the World Economic Forum.

Can you help return this Precious Princess wallet to its rightful owner?

The wallet was found with some coins in it on Leven Street, Invercargill.

Man seriously injured after stabbing in Auckland

The incident happened in Panmure last night.

Wellington (file picture).

Wellington is New Zealand's most expensive city to rent, according to Trade Me

Rentals prices typically dip in December, but that was not the case this year in the capital.

A cloth covers an Audi which was involved in a crash with a bus in Auckland.

Safety options could be installed for Auckland 'race track' road

It comes after the driver of speeding car was killed and 10 people were injured on the Meadowbank road earlier this month.

Chris Brown

US singer Chris Brown detained in Paris after woman files rape complaint

Investigators have another two days to decide whether to let him go or file preliminary charges.

Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a forehand return to Australia's Matthew Ebden during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

Rafael Nadal marches into Aussie Open semi-final where he'll meet giant slayer Stefanos Tsitsipas

The 17-time Grand Slam champion beat American Frances Tiafoe 6-3 6-4 6-2.

Kane Williamson batting.
New Zealand Blackcaps v England. 5th ODI International one day cricket, Hagley Oval, Christchurch. New Zealand. Saturday 10 March 2018. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga /

Kane Williamson claims ICC Spirit of Cricket award, as Black Caps included in Test, ODI XIs of 2018

The skipper, along with Tom Latham, Ross Taylor and Henry Nicholls all made respective world XI sides.

After beating Roger Federer, the Greek prodigy today downed Roberto Bautista Agut.

Stefanos Tsitsipas 'living the dream' at Australian Open

The Greek youngster is through to his first ever Grand Slam semi-final.

Nurse hospital generic

Anaesthetic technicians at Rotorua Hospital begin first of two 24-hour strikes today

Mediation between the anaesthetic technicians and the DHB is expected to begin tomorrow, followed by a second strike scheduled for 8am the following day.

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