Two Christchurch mosques attack widows to be granted residency

Christchurch  - Two widows from the Christchurch mosques attack will be granted residency in New Zealand, eight months on. The husbands of Rina Akhter and...

NZ Immigration offers new guidance for overseas-born partners

Wellington - Immigration New Zealand has released new guidance on how it will assess visa applications by partners of New Zealanders. The changes affect couples...

Women dehydrating themselves due to no toilets at work

Auckland - , according to the Rail & Maritime Transport Union (RMTU). At a recent forum for female union members, workers shared horror stories about...

New proposals to fix ‘power imbalance’ between landlords and renters

Auckland - A raft of changes being proposed by the government could mean a significant shift in the "power imbalance" between landlords and renters,...

Prince and Camilla touch down in Auckland

Auckland - The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall have arrived in New Zealand for their week-long visit. Their Royal Highnesses landed in...

Jetstar confirms it’s scrapping regional domestic routes

Auckland - Jetstar has confirmed it's going ahead with its proposal to withdrawal from regional services in New Zealand. The airline announced it's plans last month. Jetstar's chief executive Gareth...

Government to introduce stronger counter-terrorism laws 

Auckland - The Government is introducing new laws to prevent terrorism and de-radicalise New Zealanders coming back from overseas, in preparation for the possible return...

Legalising testing of drugs at festivals

Auckland - New Zealanders overwhelmingly want testing of drugs at festivals to be legalised, a new poll shows – as the Police Minister eyes...

Fungus discovered in mud will use as painkiller

Auckland - The administration of painkillers could be revolutionised by the use of Australian mud, new research has suggested. Tasmanian mud discovered 16 years ago...

University of Auckland rates in top 15 per cent of schools around the world

Auckland - The University of Auckland has come in at 179th equal on the list of the world's top universities. The university was tied with...