Latest Bulletin: 1 am Sunday 5 July
The Highlanders have been crowned Super Rugby champions for the very first time after upsetting the Hurricanes 21-14 in a thrilling final in Wellington.
Alcohol Healthwatch has joined the National Addiction Centre in calling for the sale of alcohol powder sachets to be banned or tightly regulated.
Space scientists have seen water vapour in the planet's atmosphere, but in theory Mars should be too cold to support liquid water. (AUDIO)
Super Rugby - The Highlanders have beaten the Hurricanes in the Super 15 final. Look back at the full match commentary here:
Police in Canterbury say a forensic investigation of the house where a 15 month-old boy was found unconscious last night will take three or four days to complete.
Festivities are continuing in Tonga as the country celebrates the official crowning of King Tupou VI, which took place in Nuku'alofa this morning.
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The Northland Conservation Board chair says he is not about to resume his seat on the Tūhoronuku board just because Sonny Tau had stepped down.
Fonterra will review the judge's written decision on the Eltham buttermilk case, before making a decision on any appeal.