Recently crowned New Zealand 125cc Rotax Max Junior class champion Jacob Cranston was one of three drivers to seal class wins in the 2014/15 Bayleys WPKA Goldstar karting series with round wins at the final in Hawke's Bay over the weekend.
Police investigating the death of 32 year old Matthew Greenslade are looking to identify and locate the driver of a silver vehicle who may be able to assist with enquiries.
The Pharmacy Guild of New Zealand (the Guild) believes the current pharmacist-only classification of medicines containing codeine is appropriate.
New Zealand’s pavilion for the 2015 Venice Biennale celebrated the official opening last night of artist Simon Denny’s much anticipated exhibition Secret Power.
New Zealand’s most sustainable and energy efficient house will soon be a reality - and it’s in Tauranga.
There is a high chance of the spread of potentially life-threatening diseases such as gastroenteritis and cholera in post-quake Nepal, but New Zealanders can play their part in saving lives, says an infectious disease expert in Nepal when the disaster struck.
Foodstuffs Own Brand, Pams and Brother Design, has won first place in the Confectionery, Sweets and Desserts category at the prestigious international Dieline Awards 2015.
Canterbury Police attended a two vehicle crash at the intersection of SH73 West Coast Road and Chattertons Road near Yaldhurst shortly before 10am this morning (5 May 2015).
Dunedin-based clean tech startup Powerhouse Wind is launching an equity crowdfunding campaign on Thursday 7 March so it can scale up production bring its new product ThinAir 102 to wider markets.
Konrad Hurrell and Dominique Peyroux have been recalled for the Vodafone Warriors’ ninth-round NRL encounter with the Cronulla Sharks at Remondis Stadium on Saturday (5.30pm kick-off local time; 7.30pm NZT).
On the eve of the Auckland Council’s round of 10-year budget meetings, Vodafone Warriors chairman Bill Wavish and managing director Jim Doyle have jointly appealed to all council members to defer a vote on the city’s controversial stadium strategy.
Dirk de Boer has announced his candidacy for the ward of Manukau by voicing his concern at the treatment of Manukau residents Yiannis and Eva Koumaki.
New world standards for electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and e-liquid published by AFNOR, the French standardisation and certification programme, add safety and accountability to the still unregulated market.
Waitemata Police have arrested a 36 year-old Northland man in relation to this morning’s pursuit which ended in the North Shore suburb of Belmont.
At around 4pm this afternoon, the occupants of a Belmont property returned home to find an unknown man asleep in their home.
"Auckland Councils attempt to block the creation of three Special Housing Areas can only be described as blackmail and the government should start playing hardball," says Affordable Auckland Mayoral candidate Stephen Berry.
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
Mokau's Adrian Smith is not a greedy man, but he would have loved nothing better than to have had the chance to reclaim the national enduro championship crown this season.
Kenny Cunningham has loved his time with the Wellington Phoenix but feels the time is right to go home.
The week ahead will bring unsettled weather, with periods of heavy rain likely in the west of the country and strong or gale northwesterlies in many places.
A chance observation along Wellington’s south coast has led a Victoria University of Wellington PhD student to make a scientific breakthrough that could change the way other countries deal with increasingly saline soils devastating traditional crops.
New Zealand College of Midwives Chief Executive, Karen Guilliland, leaves on Wednesday for Ankara, Turkey where she will address an academic audience on the world leading maternity system in NZ.