The organisation behind the operation claims 92.5 percent of the chemical weapons have been removed and destroyed.
Russia warned of "consequences" after Kiev launched a deadly assault against pro-Kremlin rebels.
The Christchurch Bridge of Remembrance is on track to reopen next year, despite controversy over its repairs.
Thousands have attended ANZAC ceremonies across the country this morning, marking the 99th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing.
Two young students a one from here, another from Turkey a read the Anzac Dedication in Auckland this morning.
Watch the playing of 'The Last Post' and the minute of silence at the Auckland Museum this morning.
Dame Trelise Cooper discusses her recent achievement, and helps re-create an advertisement from Mercedes Benz with Lola the chicken.
Over 100 photographers will be attempting to capture our remaining veterans for a portrait collection.
Melissa Davies is in Gallipoli for ANZAC day, and discusses what this yearas service will bring.
Police Minister Anne Tolley wants an investigation into how a man accused of kidnapping escaped from police custody.
Chat show host and Kiwi wine fan Graham Norton is getting his feet and hands a bit dirty, all in the name of fine wine.
ANZAC day rehearsals in Gallipoli were interrupted when a boat load of tourists arrived and began frolicking in the water.
Naenae locals have presented a petition to the local council to get rid of the shop, and are pleading for their community back.
The race for the Jason Richards Trophy might be the main focus for the V8 Supercar drivers this weekend, but bad weather is expected.
Young Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker was a keen student of multiple world champion Wladimir Klitschko.
A NYPD Twitter campaign has fueled allegations of police brutality.
Google is now allowing Kiwis to compare the old with the new through its Maps application, including pre-quake Christchurch.
Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall's brother Mark Shand has died, hours after he was hospitalised with a serious head injury.
Tighter regulations affecting New Zealand's infant formula exports to China could shut out around 50 small companies.
From homeowners to currency traders, no one was surprised when the Reserve Bank increased the official cash rate to 3 percent today.
A military rapid response team is on its way to help exhausted West Coast residents repair the damage from Cyclone Ita.
The V8 supercars field are set to compete on Anzac day for the first time ever and the occasion is an extra special one for Kiwi driver Scott McLaughlin.
Video of Tom Binns performing as Ian D Montford performing his psychic trickery on David Farrier.
Kate Rodger's full interview with The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro star Emma Stone.
David Farrier's full interview with Brody Dalle ahead of the release of her solo debut Diploid Love.
Video of Brian Kenneth Metcalf, a man in his seventies, trying out the Oculus Rift for his first time.
The 200 missing school girls were sitting an exam when they were loaded into trucks and taken off into the forest.
The sandstorms swept across parts of northwest China on Tuesday and Wednesday, triggering fires and cutting power supplies.
The service accommodates four passengers each on six company-operated helicopters.
Environment Canterbury will vote today on whether to fund an investigation the feasibility of a passenger rail service.
The northwestern motorway has been re-opened after a crash caused major delays for commuters.
The Reserve Bank has raised the official cash rate, lifting it to 3 percent.
Investigators have raided the home of the man who owns the company that operated the South Korean ferry that sank last week.
Farmers down south are still picking up the pieces from a severe storm that destroyed buildings and levelled entire forest blocks.
3 News political reporter Tova O'Brien takes a look at the week in politics a Shane Jones, state housing and the Treaty of Waitangi.
Kate Rodger reviews The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro and The Lego Movie on Firstline.
Victims of Bangladesh's worst industrial disaster have begun receiving compensation.
An 85-year-old man has survived being run over by a cement truck in China.
The V8 Supercars return to Pukekohe for a long weekend of Anzac racing.
The coconut is playing a vital role in helping remote parts of Tonga to move on from the destructive Cyclone Ian.
The Chiefs are well aware that the lineout, which has the worst success rate in the competition, must improve to compete with the Brumbies on Friday.
New Zealand rider Jock Paget has been stripped of last year's Burghley three-day eventing title, which now passes on to compatriot Andrew Nicholson.
Benji Marshall's closest ally in rugby league says the former Golden Boot winner never truly wanted to play rugby union in the first place.
There is no military presence in Syvatogorsk, despite Ukraine saying it has cleared the town of separatists.
The man known as the 'French Spider-Man has climbed China's Galaxy Macau tower.
Karim Benzema has given Real Madrid a slender 1-0 lead over Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final.
Metiria Turei says it's a good thing Shane Jones is quitting politics, calling him a "19th century man in a 21st century world".
The woman was arrested after her three disabled children were found dead at their London home.
Video highlights, live updates as they happen and all the action as Real Madrid take on Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
Rebecca Wright took to the streets to ask real people what they thought about when does a bottom become offensive?
Tim Fitzhigham is in New Zealand for the annual NZ International Comedy Festival.
Melanie Reid reveals how the ACC has been using your private information.
Guyon Espiner meets the environmentalist who deliberately set fire to an island lodge, risking 14 years in jail.
Paula Penfold tests the theory that eating fat can help make you thin.
Shane Jones spoke with Political Editor Patrick Gower about why he is leaving Parliament.
The Easter weekend brought a heavy downpour, flooding houses in Flockton, Christchurch again.
It's not for lack of trying, but rather, a lack of knowledge - they've been told they have "unexplained infertility".
How much sugar did you consume over the Easter weekend? The World Health Organisation has released new recommendations.
Sonny Bill Williams and Benji Marshall won't feature when Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney names his team to take on Australia in the Anzac Day Test.
The AFL returns to Wellington this Friday night when Saint Kilda play Brisbane.