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Despite repeated complaints about the pilot of a hot-air balloon that crashed in Wairarapa, killing 11 people, the Civil Aviation Authority took no action against him, an inquest has been told. (AUDIO)
New Zealand's highest court has been told uninsured residents in earthquake-hit Christchurch were left in limbo while waiting to hear what kind of offer they might receive for their damaged land.
Internet Party leader Laila Harré is to stand in the Prime Minister's electorate of Hellensville, saying she wants a proper candidates' debate away from his army of spin doctors.
The New Zealand weightlifter, Richie Patterson, has won gold at the Commonwealth Games in dramatic fashion, with all hope of a medal coming down to his final lift.
A booming wasp population is killing off more Monarch butterflies due to warmer weather in winter, experts believe. The insects are feeding on caterpillars and other invertebrates.
Fish and Game's chief executive wants Prime Minister John Key's written assurance that its statutory role is safe, while the Conservation Minister has dropped a threat of legal action. (AUDIO)
Security officials in Ukraine believe the downed Malaysia Airlines jet in suffered an explosive loss of pressure after it was punctured by shrapnel from a missile.
Police say a home invasion in Thames that left two people with gunshot wounds and a 73-year-old also injured on Monday night was not a random attack. (AUDIO)
A review of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands says the scaled back operation now should be talked about in the past tense.
The former adman, political strategist, environmental campaigner, mayor, and subject of the new biography, Wild Westie, talks with Kim Hill about his life.
Journalist Nina Teicholz suggests that fat is not the enemy, and that our long-held beliefs don't add up.
Young New Zealanders from across the country take us on their typical route home – and share the risks they assess along the way.
Heather Hapeta’s 50th birthday present to herself is a backpack, a youth hostel card, an 'around-the-world' air ticket, and enough money for a year of budget travel.
Movie-makers and actors, videos and ephemera related to the NZ International Film Festival 2014.
Tiaho Trust celebrates the contributions people with disabilites make to society and is promoting Northland as an accessible tourism destination.
We sent Hollie Fullbrook away with a portable recorder to capture the sounds and stresses of European touring.
The NZSO National Youth Orchestra play an exciting programme of music by Strauss and their composer-in-residence, Sarah Ballard.
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