SKYCITY Auckland is pleased to again support the annual Pride Festival, with the Sky Tower boasting a dynamic rising rainbow light display.
ACT Leader David Seymour says those involved in the ugly scenes outside Sky City should have stayed home and read about the benefits of trade or, better still, gone to work.
Holden is on a drive to find New Zealand’s next Ryan Fox or Lydia Ko, and is launching a national talent identification and intensive development programme aimed at identifying and nurturing up and coming kiwi golf stars.
Southern District Health Board’s failed outsourcing of kitchen services should be a warning for other DHBs around the country not to follow suit, says New Zealand First.
Canterbury Police have charged a man following an investigation into the verbal threats made to security staff outside the Work and Income office in Lincoln today.
A 50 year old man is due to appear in Christchurch District Court on 11 February 2016.
Henry Nicholls' memorable summer has realised another highlight after the left-hander was named in the BLACKCAPS squad to take on Australia in the ANZ Test Series this month.
The University of Otago has appointed a new Chief Operating Officer, taking effect from 11 April, Vice-Chancellor Professor Harlene Hayne announced today.
The new appointment takes effect from the retirement date of long-time COO John Patrick.
Wairarapa Police currently seek the public's assistance to locate Califf Anthony DICKSON, a 24 year old male from Featherston who currently has a Warrant to Arrest for a Corrections matter.
Solid tumours such as brain tumours are highly resistant to chemotherapy and radiation. One reason for this is a ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ strategy that these tumours use to survive treatment.
Inspector Mike Wright, Wellington District Road Policing Manager, reminds motorists that you could be stopped "Any Time, Any Place".
Bay of Plenty Regional Council is currently responding to a report of a minor diesel spill at the Tauranga Bridge Marina. The spill is spread over an area around 6m.
Family First NZ has written to the Crown Solicitor asking them to review the acquittal of a naked jogger in the Tauranga High Court last week, and is asking them to appeal the decision.
In the letter, they say:
"Honouring the Treaty of Waitangi includes doing more to get te reo MÄori out of the danger zone," says MÄori Language Commission chief executive Ngahiwi Apanui.
"Te reo MÄori is in a perilous state and more must be done to ensure it has a future."
Water patrollers will be taking to the streets from this weekend, as Wellington Water looks to ensure water demand stays down when summer heats up.
Police are continuing to deal with a number of mobile protest groups who are blocking intersections and disrupting traffic in the Auckland CBD motorway on and off-ramp areas.
The Council of Medical Colleges (CMC) today launched A Best Practice Guide for continuous practice improvement for doctors.
"The release today of the Tai Tokerau Northland Economic Action Plan is strongly endorsed by the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development (NZCID) and will drive much needed employment, investment and growth in the region," says NZCID chief Stephen Selwood.
Around 15,000 Kiwis marched down Queen Street today to protest against the signing of the TPPA. The march was loud, diverse, family-friendly, peaceful and passionate in its opposition to the TPPA.
The accuracy of the national animal evaluation system is set for a boost, thanks to a change in the processing of fertility data.
The Chief Human Rights Commissioner David Rutherford is calling on the Government yet again to settle the Quake Outcasts case following yesterday’s announcement that the Outcasts have had to file new High Court proceedings in relation to the Government’s most recent land offer.