New Zealand

Throwing sex toys 'wrong image' for Kiwis: PM

2016-02-06 12:31

Dildo throwing is not a good look for New Zealand and an "appalling way" to behave on the country's national day, says Prime Minister John Key.

All 60 aboard New Zealand tourist boat rescued from fire

2016-01-18 10:42

All 60 people aboard a tourist boat that caught fire off the coast of New Zealand have been rescued, according to authorities.

Two Australian climbers fall to their deaths in New Zealand

2016-01-02 11:02

Two Australian climbers have fallen to their deaths in New Zealand's southern alps, police say.

New Zealand approves colander hats and flying noodle weddings

2015-12-20 11:26

Colander-wearing members of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster could soon be legally married in New Zealand after the church was approved to hold "Pastafarian" marriage ceremonies.

New Zealand confirms new flag option

2015-12-15 09:01

A flag with a silver fern on a black-and-blue background was confirmed as New Zealand's preferred option if the country decides to replace its current standard that features Britain's Union Jack.

There is some 'Bad blood' between Taylor Swift and New Zealand

2015-11-26 08:34

Conservationists in New Zealand have accused US singer Taylor Swift of endangering a rare bird species while shooting a music video near Auckland.

7 dead in New Zealand chopper crash

2015-11-21 14:09

Four tourists from Britain and two from Australia were among seven people killed when a helicopter crashed on a scenic New Zealand glacier, police have said.

10 movies that were filmed in Australia and New Zealand

2015-11-20 15:32

Here are ten popular movies that were filmed in Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand PM relieved daughter safe in Paris

2015-11-14 08:13

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has spoken of his huge relief on hearing that daughter Stephie, an art student in Paris, is safe following the terrorist attacks.

New Zealand to create giant South Pacific sanctuary, banning fishing, mining

2015-09-29 08:11

Waters north of New Zealand are set to become one of the world's largest ocean sanctuaries, covering an area roughly the size of France, with a full ban on fishing and mining, New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key says at the United Nations.

Emotional wedding haka brings bride to tears

A stirring haka performed during the wedding reception of an Auckland, New Zealand couple is going viral. Watch.

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Internet mogul Kim Dotcom vows to fight extradition to US

2015-12-23 09:41

Internet mogul Kim Dotcom has vowed to fight a New Zealand court ruling that he can be extradited to the United States where he is wanted on piracy-related charges.

Obese SA man gives up fight to stay in New Zealand

2015-12-18 09:22

An obese South African chef declared too fat to live in New Zealand has given up the immigration battle to return home.

More than 10 years jail for New Zealand teacher for abuse of boy

2015-11-27 10:21

A former primary school teacher has been jailed for 10 and a half years after being found guilty of sexually abusing a young student, local media report.

Weather hampers New Zealand chopper crash recovery

2015-11-22 10:30

Severe weather conditions have forced specialist alpine rescuers to abandon attempts to recover the bodies of seven people killed after their sightseeing helicopter crashed into a New Zealand glacier.

Australia and New Zealand face off in The Amazing Race!

2015-11-20 15:32

For the first time in The Amazing Race history two countries will be pitted against each other.

Paris attacks condemned around the world

2015-11-14 08:20

The attacks in Paris have met with international consternation and condemnation. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has declared herself "deeply distressed by the news and images that are reaching us from Paris”.

New Zealand ShakeOut

2015-10-23 20:22

A German couple attempted to hurriedly leave a New Zealand city after mistaking a scheduled earthquake drill for an earthquake forecast.

2 kayakers dead, 9 rescued in New Zealand

2015-09-26 09:34

Two people have dead and nine others rescued after a kayaking trip on New Zealand's Lake Tekapo was hit by an unexpected weather change, reports say.

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