New Zealand

Auckland park cordoned off after police shoot man dead

Residents reported hearing gunshots and seeing what appeared to be a body in Myers Park.

Fire damages Dunedin's Bog Bar

An aerial appliance helped put out the fire on the building's first floor.

Attempted murder charge follows domestic violence incident

Police say a 53-year-old woman was stabbed multiple times in Auckland.


Good Sorts: Charlie Hutchison

Health setbacks haven't made the Waipawa man sit around feeling sorry for himself.


'There's nothing racist about it' - Peters backs Polynesian Corrrections Minister

NZ First's leader thinks Sam Lotu-Iiga's Polynesian heritage makes him suited to oversee prisons.


Fears of possible health sector shake-up

The Government insists no decisions have been made but a case of delayed surgery raises alarm bells.


Teenager charged over elderly man's death

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of an elderly man at his Christchurch home.


Graphic warning: Three children a week hospitalised by dog bites

A top plastic surgeon's findings are sure to fire up the debate on controlling dangerous dogs.


Teen charged with elderly Christchurch man's murder

The man lived alone and police say the pair knew each other.


Domestic violence laws in for major shake-up

The Justice Minister has signalled tougher penalties and new offences could be created around domestic violence crimes.


Peters raises eyebrows backing 'Polynesian' Corrections Minister

The NZ First leader thinks Sam Lotu-Iiga's Polynesian heritage makes him well-suited for the role.


Jerry Collins' family cradle baby Ayla at memorial service

The former All Black's parents travelled to Canada for a memorial service for Collins and his partner Alana Madill.


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Man charged with drink-driving after crashing in the Avon

The 52-year-old driver and passenger escaped the wreckage unharmed.


Jerry Collins' rugby mates' perform powerful haka at baby Ayla fundraiser

It came after family and friends gathered in Regina to celebrate Alana Madill's life.


Sailors towed after yacht's propeller breaks in rough seas

First mate Rowan Cooke says the trio thought they’d have to jump ship.


Neighbourhood shocked by elderly man’s unexplained death.

Christchurch Police close off a Riccarton street as they continue their investigation.


Three sailors safe after yacht's propeller breaks in rough seas

Trouble struck in 70-knot winds in Palliser Bay off the coast of Wairarapa.

Police hunt fugitive on robbery spree

A 21-year-old man is on the run after three knife-point robberies in six days.


'We were never bluffing' - NZ spurns 'suboptimal' TPP deal for dairy

NZ's dairy industry is the key issue stalling TPP negotiations, the trade minister says.


'My ex would never have touched me sober' - readers react to family violence paper

Opinions are divided over curbing NZ's shocking domestic violence rates.

Police car flips during one of three overnight car chases

Northland Police attended three fleeing driver cases in the space of two hours early this morning.


New family violence offences, tougher penalties coming

A widespread review of family violence laws and procedures will likely include a new class of criminal offences, the Justice Minister says.


Full clip: Amy Adams talks to Q+A about family violence

A discussion document around the legislation and systems addressing family violence is due out this week.


Amy Adams: family violence figures 'too high'

The Justice Minister is promising a crackdown on family violence.


Caution from cops over Kiwis' dashcam hoon videos

New Zealanders are catching on to a website which is capturing motoring madness form around the world.


Baby Ayla and family attend funeral for Alana Madill

Hundreds have packed All Saints Anglican Church in Canada to remember Jerry Collins’ wife Alana.

Family gathers ahead of the celebration of Alana Madill's life

Jerry Collins' mum, dad and sister have traveled to Canada to attend the service.


Joseph Parker finishes Bowie Tupou in a minute

Joseph Parker knocks Bowie Tupou out cold in a minute with a brutal right hook,

Six injured in Auckland crash

The crash closed Whitford-Maraetai Road for over an hour.

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