A national review of annual commuter costs has found that New Zealanders could save an average of $9,065 every year simply by travelling to work with public transport instead of owning and driving a car or purchasing a second household car.
Food Safety Minister Jo Goodhew announced today that proposals for regulations under the Food Act 2014 are now open for consultation.
Software developers, medical specialists, healthcare professionals and people with long term health issues such as diabetes, asthma and heart problems, will be gathering in Auckland for a weekend to create novel health technology solutions next month.
A University of Canterbury (UC) expert believes farmers, foresters and other landowners could save New Zealand’s native biodiversity through financial incentives.
At around 11.40am this morning as the Police Eagle Helicopter continued the search for missing swimmer Johnny Faitaua, officers on board saw a deceased person in the water, just off the Bethells and O'Neills Beach peninsula.
A world authority on the brain’s natural ability to form new neuronal connections will speak at New Zealand’s first Neuroplasticity Symposium in Auckland soon.
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
Auckland's Kurtis Lilly is on top of the world at the moment ... well top of the mountain anyway.
There’ll be more seats on this year’s Summer Shuttle bus service to get keen holidaymakers to their favourite Mercury Bay beach during the busy holiday season.
In a move that is a first for New Zealand, Auckland’s Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) and its land-based Rapid Response Vehicle will be able to administer a pre-hospital blood transfusion at the site of an accident, medical emergency or in transit to the hospital, during a three-mon
Thirty-eight Headhunter Outlaw Motorcycle Gang (OMCG), members, made up of patched, prospects and associates are facing methamphetamine related charges following the termination of four investigations in the upper North Island over the course of 2014
At 5:00pm this this afternoon the Life Flight Trust was responded to the Wairarapa Coast to a horse rider who had fallen off his horse.
Life Flight responded in the Westpac Rescue Helicopter with a Wellington Free Ambulance Paramedic on board.
The New Zealand Men’s U-17 side maintained their perfect record at the Oceania Football U-17 Championship on Monday but were made to work hard to do so, eventually seeing off a spirited New Caledonia challenge 5-4 at the JS Blatter Football Complex in Apia.
The first all-New Zealand team to take on the premier race at Bathurst - the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest 12 hour endurance motorsport event - will have their million dollar Ferrari on route to Australia by the end of the week.
New Zealand Christian Network director Glyn Carpenter is calling for people to pray and exercise understanding over the Sydney hostage incident.
Almost half of young New Zealanders admit to unauthorised streaming of TV programmes and almost a third indulge in unauthorised downloading of movies.
Federated Farmers has backed the strongly worded communiqu� issued from the Cairns Group Farm Leaders meeting in Saskatoon, Canada. The Federation's President, Bruce Wills, is in Canada as part of the Cairns Group of 19 major agricultural exporting countries.
Wellington, Jan 24 NZPA - Police today named the woman whose body was found burning beside a Waikato roadside and seeking her husband who skipped the country.
Canon's annual EYEcon competition has once again drawn three of New Zealand's most prominent photographers on board as mentors for the 2012 photographic competition.
Repeat doses of steroids given to premature babies before birth will not affect the long-term development of these babies.