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A Royal Commission into the Christchurch terror attack won't deliver sorely needed public accountability, but a coroner's inquest could, says the Islamic Women's Council.
A New Zealand company is planning clinical trials of drugs which it says show promise in fighting the Covid-19 virus.
End of year NCEA exams begin tomorrow for high schoolers, with more than two-thirds of schools offering exams online.
A teenager who planned a violent armed attack on their South Island school was prevented because people took their concerns to authorities.
A leading clinician says services to one of the country's largest patient groups - chronic pain sufferers - are being starved, which is crippling lives.
A Tasmanian tiger pelt found in New Zealand has caused excitement in Australia.
Test results have been returned for more than 700 Port of Tauranga workers tested for Covid-19, and with all testing negative.
Some foreigners stuck in New Zealand are making concerted pleas to stay.
Hundreds of boaties stranded in the Pacific are making a humanitarian appeal to be allowed safe refuge in New Zealand from the dangerous cyclone season.
Many early childhood centres are struggling because thousands of children are staying away.
Nearly two months ago Todd Muller stepped up to wrestle the leadership of the National Party from Simon Bridges, he won. But after just 53 days, he has resigned. Here's a quick look at his background.
Wellington's mayor has awarded the Key to the City to a celebrity inner city cat.
Until this week the name Todd Muller was unfamiliar to many. Today, he has stepped up to wrestle the leadership of the National Party from Simon Bridges.
To keep the homeless and vulnerable safe during the lockdown, 200 people have been given rooms in Taupō and Rotorua.
About 600 New Zealand-based jobs have been lost with the announcement Virgin Australia is shutting down its New Zealand operations, effective immediately.
Blue sky planning to further develop a small airport near Helensville has been given legs by the Ministry of Transport.
From today, no new or returning residents will be admitted into rest homes without a negative test for Covid-19, and those who test negative can be admitted, but will be isolated for 14 days.
Travellers from overseas caught in New Zealand when the government imposed the lockdown are relieved they now have avenues to help them move about the country and get home.
A man with weapons scared staff in a Wellington hotel, while nearby a man was crushed this afternoon.
An Otago University scientist specialising in smell and taste has joined an international team scrambling to gather data about early warning signs of Covid-19 infection.
Employers skimming from government support schemes have been sent a strong message to treat employees right during the coronavirus crisis, a union boss says.
Wellington's trains and buses are being reduced to ghost services, as public transport is adjusted to cope with the lockdown. And new fog guns have been brought in to disinfect them.
Lotto phone lines are being flooded with calls as players struggle to buy tickets with shop sales closed, and less sales could mean smaller prizes.
Some business leaders have responded positively to the government's $12.1 billion economic bail-out package, but the opposition says it gives too much to beneficiaries.
Reports of people harmed while taking epilepsy drugs is 30 times what it was before Pharmac switched thousands of patients to a different brand last year, as a sixth death is reported.