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Hong Kong protesters in New Zealand are worried they could be arrested if they return home because they have attended political demonstrations here.
The skipper of the UK's America's Cup sailing team says he may not be able to prepare properly if the crew can't secure exemption visas to travel to New Zealand soon.
At least seven companies have been forced to change or take down advertisements referencing Covid-19 following complaints to the Advertising Standards Authority.
The Police Commissioner has ordered a stocktake of surveillance technologies after police trialed controversial facial recognition software without consulting his office.
An unapproved police trial of controversial facial recognition software conducted dozens of searches for suspects in New Zealand.
Minister of Justice Andrew Little says he does not know what police used the controversial facial recognition software in the trial for.
A new government awareness campaign for investment scams is considering targeting Pasifika churches after the multi-billion-dollar OneCoin cryptocurrency - labelled a pyramid scheme - was pushed…
The police's high tech crime unit handling the technology appears to have not sought the necessary clearance before trialling it.
A Tokelauan leader has drafted a referendum on the territory moving to independence from New Zealand to be held by 2025.
Experts say some Pacific island states, which rely on tourism from New Zealand and Australia, should be included in any proposed trans-Tasman bubble.
A Covid-19 centre in South Auckland tested 300 people not showing any symptoms of the virus today in a bid to reach at-risk Pacific communities.
New Zealand's national esports body says the industry is "about to explode", as Covid-19 restrictions flatten its competitors in the sporting world.
New Zealand's Auditor-General has warned Niue over poor financial record-keeping, misused donor funds, and a budget blow-out of more than $NZ1 million.
Illegal community checkpoints on the East Coast are being credited for the low presence of Covid-19 in the region.
The decision to relax the rules for who gets Covid-19 testing is forcing one District Health Board to try to stem the number of people without symptoms turning up.
The popular video calling app Houseparty breaches its users' privacy, and tighter government controls are needed, experts say.
New Zealanders who claim to have been scammed by a multibillion-dollar cryptocurrency scheme are disappointed the government has decided not to investigate it.
Health experts are warning web-disseminated bogus health advice on ways to avoid the Wuhan coronavirus could compound the current outbreak in Australasia if not put in check.
New Zealanders in Wuhan are asking the government to urgently get them out of the Chinese city that is the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus.
Health experts are urging the government to take steps to prevent the 'export' of infectious diseases such as coronavirus to the Pacific.
It's the second church to be investigated by the Department of Internal Affairs involving the OneCoin scheme, whose leaders have been charged with fraud by US authorities.
Samoa was warned repeatedly to improve measles vaccination rates, several months before the arrival of a deadly epidemic that has killed 77 people and sickened more than 5000. Audio
NZ provides Tokelau with $13 million in aid each year. But our Auditor-General can't find out how the Pacific nation's government spent $10m.
Nurses and doctors dealing with the measles epidemic in Samoa are overworked - some have been doing 24-hour shifts - and in need of relief, says a Samoan-New Zealand academic.
Tongan police have concluded there was no foul play in the cutting of the country's only undersea internet cable in January.