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A resident on State Highway 58 in Wellington says it's only a matter of time before someone is seriously injured or killed on the road.
Protesters are accusing a security firm of sending an undercover worker in to spy on them ahead of the Minerals Forum in Dunedin last month.
Lower Hutt has committed $1.5 million over three years to help vulnerable families, but the mayor wants the government to step up.
Two New Zealand spitfire pilots and a radar operator who took part in the Normandy beach landings were in the crowd today marking the 75th anniversary of the event.
Inland Revenue is contacting 450,000 people to advise them they are on the wrong tax rate for their KiwiSaver and other managed funds.
Ōtaki, north of Wellington, has 61 pokie machines but the number recommended by the council and voted in through its bylaws is 42.
IT experts say access to Budget documents was probably not the work of a sophisticated hacker, but could have been an amateur sleuth who got lucky.
A new way to manage money is being developed by the company that governs the country's electronic payment systems.
Forget retirement, poor pay and long hours - driver-facing cameras are giving truckies another reason to leave the job, according to a new survey.
Most credit report companies are too slow at handling people's requests for their information to meet new timeframe deadlines coming in July, a spot check by the Privacy Commissioner has found.
Previously classified documents released by the inquiry into Operation Burnham show the NZDF thought civilians may have been killed in the days following an attack in Afghanistan.
A business owner in a Lower Hutt suburb says he's been forced to shut up shop after the closure of a local swimming pool turned the shopping centre into a ghost town.
Extra traffic from the long-awaited Transmission Gully will make congestion on State Highway 2 even worse, now that two other roading projects are on hold, says the Upper Hutt mayor.
The trucking industry wants changes to the government's road safety strategy to make sure road crashes are thoroughly investigated.
The Sustainable Business Council is urging companies to look to environmental data before making business decisions.
A Wellington woman wants inclusive sizing incorporated into the annual Tearfund ethical fashion report.
A group lobbying for change is recommending a post-graduate internship as part of a midwife's registration.
A therapist who specialises in youth suicide is concerned not enough is known about how assisted dying may affect vulnerable youth.
Fast fashion and unethical companies won't be in business in the next five to ten years as the focus shifts on more sustainable options, an industry expert says.
Fashion companies seeking an A+ grade in ethics now need to take the environmental impact of their business into account. Video
A technology commentator says it's shocking Facebook is not taking its responsibilities to regulate the live streaming of videos more seriously.
A Muslim community advocate says ditching the sword-wielding horsemen from the Crusaders' pre-match entertainment is not enough - the name has to go.
A crash which left three dead on Monday is tragic, but the region's roads are fit for purpose, the Ashburton mayor says.
Rubbish strewn in the flood-hit West Coast is potentially the bigger eco-disaster since the Rena oil spill, Forest and Bird says.
A UK organisation is out on the streets of Christchurch teaching people how to spot extremism and answering questions from curious locals about what Islam actually is.