Twenty-five sculptural works crafted by artists from throughout New Zealand have been selected as finalists in the Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award, partnered by Waikato Museum.
Labour has launched an interactive Health Map allowing Kiwis to see how the Budget and National’s $1.7 billion of health cuts have hurt services in their area, says Labour’s Health spokesperson Annette King.
The Selwyn District Council has agreed to extend its policy on Rates Remission on Properties Damaged by the September 2010 Earthquakes, for a further 12 months until 30 June 2017.
Federated Farmers welcomes funding for the control of Wilding Pines but warns that more money is needed for biosecurity incursion response measures.
New information released today shows the National Government’s erosion of Department of Conservation (DOC) funding has resulted in a major species decline and is placing significant strain on facilities, the Green Party says.
This July, NZTech is collaborating with IITP and 10 other tech associations to create ITx 2016, three days of speakers and workshops for the tech sector.
Following a report from the University of British Columbia (UBC), the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has confirmed that the New Zealand hoki fisheries meet the high requirements of the MSC Fisheries Standard, widely recognised as the world’s most credible assessment of the sustainability of w
As technology develops and changes, it is changing the way crime is committed - including insurance fraud.
Has the Christchurch City Council made appropriate use of Existing Use Rights?
(Existing use rights is an exemption under the Section 10 of the Resource Management Act 1991, yet the CCC’s application of this "loophole" appears in direct contradiction to the stated purpose of the Act)
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today blocked the government's attempt to bury the Electronic Frontier Foundation's (EFF's) lawsuit against the government's illegal mass surveillance program, returning Jewel v. NSA to the District Court for the next step.
Bond Street has received a face-lift with repainted polka dots, plus new seats and community gardens added to provide inner-city green space - and you’re invited to the public opening Garden Party this Saturday to celebrate.
The Commerce Commission has today released its latest annual telecommunications monitoring report analysing the state of New Zealand’s telecommunications markets.
The Minister for Social Housing Paula Bennett wants to resettle Auckland’s homeless to jobless towns like Huntly, Ngaruawahia, Lower Hutt and Palmerston North, says New Zealand First.
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
Otago sports woman Courtney Duncan is learning to take the good with the bad.
He has a silver fern tattooed on his foot and Luka Prelevic will now also be wearing one on his chest when the All Whites’ OFC Nations Cup campaign kicks off on Saturday.
A research team co-led by a University of Otago scientist has sequenced the first complete mitochondrial genome of a 2500-year-old Phoenician dubbed the "Young Man of Byrsa" or "Ariche", whose tomb was discovered within a hill in Carthage, Tunisia in 1994.
Just weeks before Cabinet makes a decision about whether or not to raise the age of youth justice, students from Massey University in Wellington are collaborating with JustSpeak to take the New Zealand criminal justice system to the stage on June 1, 3 and 9.
The Green Party is hoping National’s eighth budget today will address the great challenges of our time, and not just be another exercise in papering over the cracks in New Zealand society, economy and the environment.
New Zealand’s love affair with avocados has produced record-breaking domestic sales of $41 million during the 2015-16 season.
Police can now confirm that the bone has been handed in to the Timaru Police Station yesterday is a human bone.
Police will now be looking to try and identify who the bone belongs to.