Transnational criminal networks are targeting and recruiting people to act as drug couriers, by either duping or enticing them, and New Zealanders should be aware of the risks, says Customs Minister Nicky Wagner.
A little pep talk from trainer Jeff McVean proved just the ticket for Sam Morrison in the Country TV World Cup round at the Feilding A and P Show last night.
New Zealand investors have swung behind Synthase Biotech with an injection of $800,000 in the start-up’s first capital raising outside of its founding group.
As 2016 draws to a close Federated Farmers has made some substantial ground towards helping Hastings district farmers tackle the burden of increasing compliance obligations.
"People already struggling to access sexual health treatment in the Auckland region could face even more of an uphill battle if changes to the sexual health service proposed by Auckland District Health Board bosses go ahead," says Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medi
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced they will use only cage-free eggs worldwide by 2025. IHG operates seven hotels in New Zealand under the Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza and InterContinental brands.
Ivan Vicelich knows a thing or two about what it takes to win games at a FIFA Club World Cup.
The 40-year-old former All Whites legend is assistant coach of Auckland City FC after a playing career that left few boxes unticked.
By Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ
Like father, like son ... 49-year-old Tony Rees and his 21-year-old son Damon gave Honda a winning double whammy as this season's pre-nationals Suzuki Series kicked into life at Taupo's Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park at the weekend.
I’ve seen lots of French films over the years, but I don’t think many Belgium ones, which is exactly where this film was from.
The Waikato Regional Council (WRC) should withdraw the entire notified Proposed Waikato Regional Plan Change 1 to allow full and proper consultation, rather than slicing up the region, Horticulture New Zealand chief executive Mike Chapman says.
Hamilton Central Libraries’ " pop up" library opens today in the Reception Lounge of the Hamilton City Council’s main Municipal Building.
The Reception Lounge is on the ground floor of the building, in the Council Chamber wing of the building. Entry is from Civic Square.
Another plunge in the price of milk powder overnight will be part of a $6 billion blow to the economy - showing the risk of putting all New Zealand's eggs in the dairy basket, Labour's Economic Development Spokesperson, David Clark.
Hamilton City Council is preparing to help fill a gap in animal care following the closure of the Waikato SPCA centre.
Part of the northeast Waikato is to be withdrawn from the currently notified Proposed Waikato Regional Plan Change 1 - Waikato and Waipa River Catchments to allow for consultation with Hauraki iwi to occur.
One person has died following a crash in Tauranga overnight.
In the early hours of this morning a car has crashed into a house on Otumoetai Road.
The driver has died while a passenger received moderate injuries and was taken to Tauranga Hospital.
Emergency services are attending a fatal crash on Shaw Road, Remuera following a collision between a car and two pedestrians shortly before 9am this morning, Sunday 4 September 2016.
One pedestrian has died and the other is in a serious condition.
The driver is uninjured.
Napier City Councillor Graeme Taylor has been appointed to the board of Sport Hawke’s Bay at its Annual General Meeting today.
Xero (@Xero) and BizDojo today announced the launch of a new mentoring programme to help entrepreneurs in early stage innovative companies accelerate their growth.
The Government has welcomed news that milk tankers and other essential freight will be given priority access in and out of Kaikoura on the inland road (route 70) from next week.