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A report on Oranga Tamariki has revealed 14 armed police officers were used to remove a five-month-old Māori baby from a mother. Audio
Iwi around the Eastern Bay of Plenty have placed rāhui over their coastlines to show their respect for the victims of the Whakaari eruption. They want the public to understand the ethos of a rāhui so…
Deputy Police Commissioner Wally Haumaha says while police will make a decision regarding the timing of recovery efforts, Ngāti Awa will lead the process itself. Video
The government has announced it no longer recognises the mandate of Tūhoronuku to negotiate the Ngāpuhi treaty settlement, and has opened the door for hapū to propose a new negotiation framework.
Protesters at a public hui today in Auckland cursed mana whenua of the ancestral maunga, Ōwairaka, telling them they were colonisers and questioning their whakapapa. Audio
Repeated efforts to meet with the protesters occupying Ōwairaka have been rebuffed and it's clear there is a clash of worldviews, the chair of Auckland's Maunga Authority says. Audio
An internal Oranga Tamariki review into the contentious attempted removal of a baby from a Hawke's Bay mother has prompted immediate changes to the way children are taken by the state.
A parliamentary committee has been urged to recommend an independent hauora authority to tackle health disparities for Māori.
The head of the Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency says its Oranga Tamariki inquiry has had hundreds of submitters.
The rain has made its way over Tūranganui a Kiwa today - but that has not stopped people taking part in the activities.
Ngāpuhi leader Sonny Tau has resigned as the chairman of Te Rūnanga ā iwi o Ngāpuhi.
Hundreds gathered to open an exhibition in Tūranganui a Kiwa - challenging and responding to the Cook commemorations.
Thousands gathered to witness a rousing pōhiri as the waka hourua - signifying the historic voyages of Māori to Aotearoa - arrive in Tūranganui a Kiwa.
A large bonfire - the first at Kaiti at sunrise - has been lit along the beach in Tūranganui a Kiwa to guide three waka hourua into the bay to start the Tuia 250 commemorations in Gisborne.
Judge Heemi Taumaunu has been appointed Chief District Court judge today - the first Māori judge to fulfill the role.
Questions still surround the origin of an historic kakahu or cloak found in a house in England and believed to have belonged to Rewi Maniapoto.
The country's best young orators have taken to the stage as part of the first day of the renowned Ngā Manu Kōrero competition.
Iwi leaders are urging the government not to sideline a landmark Waitangi Tribunal report into water rights and recognise Māori proprietary rights. Audio
Kiingi Tūheitia says he is encouraged by the progress between opposing mana whenua at Ihumātao.
Pressure is building to review an Aviation Security policy on Māori taonga not being allowed to be taken onto planes.
A Māori man says he was left upset and frustrated after Aviation Security staff would not let him bring his walking stick onto a plane because they said it could be used as a weapon.
Moriori leaders reaching a settlement with the Crown say they hope it gets rid of the myths colonisation has caused to their people.
The Waitangi Tribunal has called for an urgent repeal on a law stopping prisoners from voting. Audio
Those against a development at Ihumātao have accepted the Kiingitanga's offer to host a hui for all mana whenua to find a resolution.
Tears of joy and cheers filled a courtroom in the Hutt Valley when a grandmother was granted custody of her six-month-old mokopuna after a long battle with Oranga Tamariki.