Residents of New Zealand's capital are cleaning up after a storm rated the worst in over four decades.
New Zealand's ruling centre-right government of John Key looks poised to be returned for a third term as voting closed in the national election on Saturday.
Stacy Kirk Just days from an election, New Zealand's Prime Minister is under pressure to explain documents released by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Scientists say a female colossal squid weighing an estimated 350 kilograms and thought to be only the second intact specimen ever found was carrying eggs when discovered in the Antarctic.
Kim Dotcom says he will release "bombshell" documents that prove NZ Prime Minister John Key was involved in a plot to have him extradited. Mr Key has denied it.
New Zealand Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully has confirmed that Israeli officials had advised in recent days that they would "not accept as ambassador a person who was also a representative to...
Scientists have moved a step closer to developing a breed of sheep that belches less methane as part of a quest to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, New Zealand researchers say.
The New Zealand parliament has been dissolved ahead of the country's September 20 election.
Matthew Brockett Kim Dotcom strides on stage at a Wellington nightclub, turning a late-night dance party into a political rally.
A former Catholic brother facing hundreds of child sex charges in Australia is challenging New Zealand's Justice Minister Judith Collins' decision to extradite him.
Umaru Fofana Sierra Leone officials are appealing for help to trace a woman with Ebola after her family forcibly removed her from a Freetown hospital.
Is the internet making us stupid? That's the question researchers from Wellington's Victoria University asked in a study on people's reading behaviour.
Paul Easton British-born Kiwi Rob Ayley, who died aboard flight MH17, wrote to his family on the last day of his trip to say how much he was looking forward to coming home.
Jo Moir His school suspended him for refusing to cut his hair, but New Zealand's High Court had other ideas.
Nick Perry Wellington, New Zealand: Sometimes the object spotted in the water is a snarled fishing line. Or a buoy. Or something that might once have been the lid to an ice box.
The personal jet of filmmaker Peter Jackson is involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
The placement of the car seat for Prince George while he is visiting New Zealand is causing a storm of outrage on social media, prompting soothing responses from seat provider Plunket New Zealand.
Julia Hollingsworth Some wore princess gowns, others donned red, white and blue wigs, and some woke at the crack of dawn to catch a glimpse of the royals.
A trust founded by Sir Edmund Hillary has launched an appeal to help the families of the sherpa guides killed in an avalanche on Mt Everest.
Ben Heather Lollipops are strictly off the menu for Gus Denton after the stick from his last one spent eight months lodged painfully in his gut.