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Prime Minister John Key has rejected calls for the State Services Commissioner to step down over his handling of the resignation of Roger Sutton, despite a "significant miscalculation." (AUDIO)
Opposition parties say they are yet to see any evidence that new legislation to be introduced to parliament aimed at protecting New Zealand from foreign fighters is necessary.
A Wellington man has laid a complaint with the Toy World retail chain over a display of adult Play Bunny costumes among toys on a shelf at his daughter's eye level.
Even though it is a global leader, Netflix will be very much a Johnny-come-lately when it launches its internet based movie and television subscription service here in March.
A major coroner's inquest begins this morning into the death of an Otago prisoner of a suspected drug overdose amid allegations prison staff failed in their duty of care.
The country's only privately-run prison has had more prisoner assaults than any other jail for the last three years and unions say the figures show it is simply not safe.
The body of a man has been found in thick bush on Mount Maunganui in Tauranga. Police were called by a member of the public.
New Labour Party leader Andrew Little will announce his caucus line-up this morning and says there may be some surprises. He will also indicate to caucus who he would like as deputy.
A suicide bomber has killed at least 40 people at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan. Officials say the bomber walked into a crowd of spectators.
The Solomon Islands Prime Minister has lost his seat in the country's general election, with most of the 33 returning MP's running as independents.
Huge bonuses are at stake on the final day of the season-ending LPGA Tour Championship in Florida and the New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko is a major contender.
A bishop's crozier gifted to the Anglican Bishop of Auckland in 1914, is being gifted to the Anglican Maori Bishop at a ceremony on Sunday. The crozier is an intricately carved pastoral staff.
The Warehouse Group is aiming to become the number one multichannel and digital retailer in New Zealand, as fast moving technology changes the face of retailing.
The 49th annual awards for popular music, affectionately know as The Tuis, took place on Thursday night. Explore our coverage of this - and previous years - New Zealand Music Awards.
New Zealand actors give their own interpretations of a number of Shakespearean Monologues.
The history of Fletcher Construction is also a history of New Zealand's industrial and infrastructural development, including housing, paper, steel, and electricity manufacturing.
Visual displays, such as Google Glass can provide information in search and rescue, law enforcement, or firefighting operations, but how will they influence performance?
Indian music, food and a renowned Sattriya dance troupe from northeast India help celebrate the annual Diwali Festival of Lights.
Cosmo Kentish-Barnes soaks up the atmosphere and meets some of the livestock competitors at the Canterbury A&P Show.
The Shed Project is a wide-reaching initiative offering opportunities to people with disabilities. Amelia Nurse visits a shed in Paraparaumu to find out what the guys are up to.
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