Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum is proud of his side despite losing a thrilling first Test at the death against England at Lord's.
The Automobile Association is rejecting claims motorists are being misinformed about changes to vehicle licensing.
Nelson City Council thinks the Government should foot the bill for the region to have its water fluoridated.
Kiwis are able to go back to having 10-year passports because they're produced with state-of-the-art technology, John Key says.
At least 500 people are dead from a severe heatwave sweeping across India, and forecasters are warning it could hang around for the next two weeks.
New Zealand is unlikely to follow Australia's lead and strip passports from people who've become foreign fighters.
It's the second day of Lecretia Seales' High Court fight for the right to die - but opponents say she shouldn't fear becoming dependent on care.
The cold snap to hit the country may be bad news for some, but ski fields are excited for the drop in temperatures.
ACT leader David Seymour is adamant his party had direct contact with Maurice Williamson about jumping wakas, despite the Pakuranga MP's denials.
The final design for the controversial SkyCity International Convention Centre has been released this morning.
England captain Alastair Cook hailed the impact of New Zealand-born Ben Stokes as his side completed a stunning 124-run win over the Black Caps in the first Test at Lord's.
The Waratahs will appeal bans handed to Will Skelton and Silatolu Latu after they upended Crusaders lock Sam Whitelock in a tackle.
A nine-year-old boy is fighting for his life at Auckland's Starship Hospital after a tragic incident at his school in Napier.
Casey Kopua has made her long-awaited return from a serious knee injury to help the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic beat the Central Pulse
Norwich City won have swept back into the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Middlesbrough in the Championship playoff final.
Defending women's champion Maria Sharapova has reached the French Open second round but was jeered by fans after she refused to carry out an on-court TV interview
England have completed a remarkable win to beat New Zealand by 124 runs in the first Test at Lord's, with Christchurch-born allrounder Ben Stokes central to the victory.
A carwash in south Auckland has just got the seal of approval from Papakura's newest celeb.
Sri Lankan refugee film Dheepan unexpectedly took out the top honour of the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
The coronial inquest into the Sydney siege has heard that the man responsible was rejected by a bike gang for being too weird.
All eyes will be on the untested Blues halves combination in Origin I on Wednesday.
Tristram Clayton returned to Papakura Cemetery to find out So how is the police investigation going.
Thanks to the dedicated work of scientists in New Zealand and around the world a vaccine to fight the tumours returning is being developed and has had some real success.
Prime Minister John Key has admitted the Christchurch Convention Centre looks like it's going over budget - so what does our Earthquake Recovery Minister have to say?
At Kinloch, not far from Taupo, is a house that's borrowed old-world techniques from Europe and America to create a house that is almost part of the land itself.
Firefighters and police today used railings and plywood boards to guide an injured seal stranded on a driveway back towards an estuary in Papakura.
A lawyer for some of the Pike River families says the dropping of charges against the mine's former boss is a case of justice for the rich.
An update on the markets for May 25, 2015.
The lower South Island has been hit by a second early snowstorm, dumping up to 30 centimetres in central Otago.
The Prime Minister says it's now uncontested that Teina Pora didn't murder Susan Burdett, but says he won't be rushed into offering an apology.
An inquest into the deadly Sydney siege is underway in Australia.
Can State vs State turn the League Fix into mate against mate?
Possums may be pests but one Hamilton woman finds at least one of them a little more endearing.
With three generations of top level racers, Andretti is the 'family'.
Prime Minister John Key says National MP Maurice Williamson has made it "really, really clear" he's not looking to leave National for ACT.
That Scott Dixon was even in the running for victory at the 2015 Indy 500, let alone that he led for 84 of the 200 laps, is impressive.
The turn-based tactical JRPG from developer Lancarse and publisher Atlus is coming to New Zealand.
Snow has dusted hills as far north as Taupo and Hawke's Bay as an icy blast sends temperatures tumbling.
Electrical workers in China are sometimes asked to perform above and beyond the call of duty, including high-wire walking.
Ross Taylor tipped his hat to England's come back and admitted Ben Stokes' record knock was "very good to watch".
Thirty female activists have crossed one of the most heavily fortified borders in the world in what they say is a symbolic act for peace.
The Christchurch rebuild has hit another milestone with the opening of the new central city bus exchange.
Malaysia has found mass graves feared to contain the bodies of migrants at the centre of a human-trafficking crisis.
Firefighters have handed over a seal causing morning mayhem on an Auckland road to the Department of Conservation.
Walking Dead star Tyler James Williams says he would love to play Spider-Man and Jaden Smith will play Static Shock.
Dave Grohl surprised the crowd at Sir Paul McCartney's show in London on Saturday night by joining the Beatles legend onstage for a duet.
Parliament's failure to debate legalise assisted suicide makes it more likely the courts will have to make a call on it, according to one law expert.
Formula One driver Max Verstappen has copped a five-place grid penalty after crashing out in Monaco's Grand Prix.
Australia's PM says he won't be calling for a referendum same-sex marriage despite Ireland's historic vote to approve it.
Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series episode four Sons of Winter is being released this week.
Prime Minister John Key says protesters who clashed with police and broadcaster Paul Henry last week are "idiots" undermining their cause.
Two women who lost loved ones in the Pike River mine disaster are heading to court today to try to get charges against the mine boss reinstated.
Teina Pora says he wants an apology more than compensation, but the Prime Minister isn't convinced.
Russell Crowe has been left "stunned" by the death of A Beautiful Mind mathematician John Nash.
Dozens of people have been arrested in protests in Cleveland after an officer was acquitted of the killing of a black couple.
Roads have been blanketed by snow across the country as a southern blast hits New Zealand.
Hull City have been relegated from the Premier League after drawing 0-0 at home to Manchester United on a final day marked by high scores and high-profile departures.
New Zealand are satisfied with a 1-0 loss to Japan despite missing a penalty in their final international game ahead of the women's World Cup.
Alastair Cook's 27th century and the fastest ever at Lord's from Ben Stokes transformed the first Test as England went from a position of peril to one of dominance over New Zealand.