Auckland Mayor Len Brown is refusing to stand down after confirming that he had a two-year affair with a member of a council advisory panel 25 years his junior.
Tamara Mclean A VIOLENT tornado has ripped through northern Auckland, killing one person and injuring 19 in a freak storm that has shaken disaster-weary New Zealanders.
Prince George appears to have become one of the most eligible bachelors in New Zealand after a string of offers.
To the untrained eye, the Duchess of Cambridge was wearing a pleasant but nondescript simple blue and white hooped top to go sailing in Waitemata Harbour.
Charles Anderson Erika Perkinson has nightmares.
Julia Hollingsworth We'll never call him King William, say New Zealand republicans. New Zealand Republic says it's inevitable the country will get a democratically elected head of state rather than an unelected head of...
Martin van Beynen Failures by the New Zealand Fire Service and Urban Search and Rescue did not contribute to the deaths of eight people at the CTV site.
Family and friends are comforting Danica Weeks hours after she heard the news that the Malaysian Airlines flight carrying her husband Paul has been confirmed lost in the Indian Ocean west of Perth.
Sharon Begley A species of crow native to islands east of Australia has long wowed scientists with its intelligence, and now it has shown it can solve at least one puzzle as well as the average 7-year-old child.
Michael Field Tonga is slipping into a high-level political crisis after revelations its diplomatic passports have been sold to Chinese nationals on the express order of the island nation's prime minister.
The family of Paul Weeks, who was aboard the doomed Malaysia Airlines flight, have criticised Malaysia's handling of the information flow about the search operation.
Helen Harvey Two climbers have died on New Zealand's Mount Taranaki after they became trapped in a snow cave in freezing conditions.
Cyber bullies could face up to three years' imprisonment, with their bullying set to be criminalised in a new bill being introduced to the New Zealand parliament.
A young Wellington woman raped by a bouncer in an alleyway could have "closed her legs" if she didn't want sex, the man's lawyer told a jury.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit Australia and New Zealand in April next year, Kensington Palace says.
A Melbourne family of five, including a baby boy, who were injured when the van they were travelling in plunged down a steep bank in New Zealand, are still seriously ill in hospital.
Wellington: Severe storms are lashing the North Island of New Zealand, with many schools across Wellington forced to close amid safety concerns.
Philip Wen China has halted imports of New Zealand milk powder after dairy company Fonterra said a range of its Karicare formula products had been contaminated with bacteria that poses serious health risks.
A New Zealand man is in a critical but stable condition after crashing a motorised bar stool north of Auckland.
Nicole Pryor A New Zealand woman has been accused of secretly injecting her husband's sperm into their maid in a bizarre Dubai court case.