Whakaari / White Island rescue: Tourists were screaming, others were in shock: witness
A group of tourists on a boat and private helicopters came to the rescue in the immediate aftermath of the White Island eruption yesterday afternoon.
December 10, 2019 1:59 pm
New Zealand volcano: At least one dead with number expected to rise
A volcano has erupted in New Zealand, leaving one dead and several unaccounted for, police have said.
December 9, 2019 7:29 pm
White Island volcano eruption: Plumes of smoke, reports of injuries in Bay of Plenty
An eruption is currently happening at New Zealand’s Whakaari/White Island.
December 9, 2019 1:00 pm
SkyCity fire still burning, PM to visit today
Flames and billows of black smoke are still coming out from the roof of the SkyCity International Convention centre in Auckland.
October 23, 2019 8:21 am
One person injured, two schools in lockdown in Foxton
One person is seriously injured and two schools are in lockdown in Foxton after a firearms incident.
October 14, 2019 11:14 am
Samoa police investigate killing of Chinese businessman
Police in Samoa are searching for the person or people who killed a Chinese man and injured three others in a home invasion.
October 14, 2019 8:21 am
Flights suspended, roads closed after bomb threat at Auckland Airport
Police and specialist groups this morning are responding to reports of a bomb threat at a facility near Auckland Airport.
October 14, 2019 8:14 am
New Zealand student found dead in university halls after two months
The body of a student has been found at a New Zealand university, up to two months after he died.
September 26, 2019 6:55 am
Rugby dream over for Ritchies bus crash victim who lost leg
“We [are] always talking about the bus because it was so dangerous,” says Tevita Lokotui, “Like it’s a traumatic accident that happened to us. We can’t forget thinking about that.”
September 23, 2019 12:01 pm
Passenger dies on Air New Zealand flight
A passenger has died on an Air New Zealand flight from Buenos Aires that landed at Auckland International Airport.
September 13, 2019 3:37 pm
New Zealand measles outbreak rises above 1,000 cases
New Zealand’s ongoing measles outbreak has hit the milestone of more than 1,000 confirmed cases.
September 5, 2019 5:03 pm
Measles outbreak: 759 cases now confirmed in Auckland
There are now 759 confirmed cases of measles in Auckland, up 28 since yesterday.