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Work is being done around the clock to install 90,000 solar powered lights on the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Audio
There is optimism the first kiwi chick has hatched in a breeding programme that started in March last year. Audio
An Auckland boxer is hoping a new lease on life and passion for her sport will nab her a spot in this years Commonwealth Games team.
A rāhui has been placed over the Waitakere Ranges in a bid to stop the spread of the dieback disease threatening the kauri.
US broadcaster Matt Lauer, who leases a 6500ha lakefront Wanaka station, is under scrutiny from the Overseas Investment Office after being accused of sexual misconduct.
A home loan provider says the 20 percent deposit needs to drop - so more people have a chance at getting on the property ladder. Audio
New Zealanders stuck in Bali because of an erupting volcano could be left with large bills to cover last minute travel changes.
The jury has retired to consider its verdicts in the case of two police officers accused of kidnapping a teenager.
Despite heavy gunfire and the military essentially taking President Robert Muagbe hostage, Zimbabweans living in New Zealand say they're not worried. Audio
Splitting international match takings between host and visiting teams could solve the broke Samoa Rugby Union's financial woes, the country's Prime Minister and Rugby Union chair says.
A helicopter owner is frustrated police are yet to lay charges seven months after he says his helicopter was shot at from a Bay of Plenty forest.
Two women who believe they were poisoned by 1080 over three years ago say it's ridiculous they are still waiting for answers from health officials.
Greenpeace has launched a campaign to create the largest protected area on Earth in waters off the coast of Antarctica.
Taking a probiotic during pregnancy may help prevent postnatal depression and anxiety, a New Zealand study has found.
Chronic staff shortages are resulting in a lack of adequate care at Auckland City Hospital, midwives and a new mother say.
Solitary confinement in prisons is degrading and dehumanising and it's time the practice was banned, a protest group says.
A volcanology professor, who studied the behaviour of large volcanoes like Taupō before and during eruption, has won the top New Zealand Research Honours award.
There are renewed calls for the country's highest court to hear ACC claims after a case of a botched sterilisation was thrown out by the Court of Appeal.
Environmental groups have written a letter to political party leaders urging them to prioritise protecting the environment.
A Hong Kong man has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison for importing $20 million of methamphetamine hidden in spatula sets.
Hang gliders and paragliders are taking risks to look good on social media, an industry organisation says.
More than half of the misconduct investigated over the past four years involved alcohol, the review sparked by last year's stripper scandal has found.
Residents on a street where a four-year-old girl was struck by a van this morning say it was an accident waiting to happen.
The father, coaching the Lions, will face the son, playing for the Barbarians, as the visitors kick off their tour of New Zealand in Whangarei on Saturday. Video
When it comes to sport, the America's Cup is the pinnacle for new technology, but it remains in the dark ages when it comes to gender equality.