Several hundred people braved the weather to experience the South Island’s first ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Day at Cowles Stadium, Christchurch and meet five members of the successful New Zealand Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Team.
Emergency services attended a serious crash on State Highway 3, Mahoenui just after 2am this morning, Saturday 18 February, 2017.
One person was taken to hospital in a critical condition following a collision between a truck and a car.
The New Zealand fishing industry is under the spotlight at a major international union meeting on the Asia Pacific fishing industry held in Auckland this week (15-17 October 2013).
The consumers price index (CPI) rose 0.9 percent in the September 2013 quarter, Statistics NZ said today. More than half of the rise came from higher petrol prices and seasonally high vegetable prices.
The home of an award-winning French restaurant in Taranaki, with a legacy of more than 35 years in operation is on the market for sale.
In 2012, 180,000 claims were made for a work-related injury in New Zealand to the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC), Statistics New Zealand said today.
Police are still searching for missing 76-year-old Kebai Liu who has been missing since the early hours of yesterday morning.
Airport security and Police searched Wellington International Airport today after a sighting of her getting off the bus there was reported.
Wellington students who were recognised for exemplary community spirit by Mayor Celia Wade-Brown’s Absolutely Positively Student Awards will meet civic leaders next week in an event with a difference.
Ballance Agri-Nutrients has awarded a total of $54,000 in tertiary study scholarships to six talented students who are committed to the future success of our primary industries sector.
One person has died following a serious crash in Pongaroa, Tararua at approximately 12:10am this morning, Saturday 18 February, 2017.
Another person is in a critical condition and a third person has minor injuries.
Helen White has been selected as the Labour Party candidate for Auckland Central for the 2017 General Election.
"I am pleased to be Labour’s candidate for the 2017 election and I look forward to representing the diverse Auckland Central electorate in Parliament," said Helen White.
A Massey University veterinary scientist has co-authored research suggesting that Ebola virus emergence is linked to the clearing of animal habitat through deforestation in West and Central Africa.
Land Information New Zealand is playing its part in a two-year trial of important navigation technology for New Zealand and Australia.
Adam Art Gallery brings rarely seen artworks from Victoria University of Wellington’s art collection into view in its latest exhibition.
Many food websites are using sophisticated marketing to target and engage children and adolescents to market unhealthy food choices.
Government regulation is needed to reduce the advertising industry’s marketing of unhealthy foods to children and young people, according to 77 of New Zealand’s leading health professors.
The Transport Accident Investigation Commission has opened an inquiry into the fatal accident yesterday afternoon involving a Squirrel helicopter engaged in fire-fighting operations on the hills above Christchurch.
Climate Change Minister Paula Bennett says China and New Zealand have experience and expertise to share about responding to climate change.
New Zealand’s buoyant apple and pear industry is set to produce the country’s largest ever crop, on the back of a successful plan for billion dollar export growth.
Dozens of Wellingtonians held a vigil outside the Australian High Commission on Friday to mark the third anniversary of the murder of Reza Berati.