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'Worth staying home for': Kiwis review NZ Covid-19 updates 'season 2'
The 'unexpected' second season of the television series has come with mixed reviews.
Watch: Teens flee police in high-speed chase, officer hit
Dashcam footage capture teens allegedly fleeing police in a stolen car in West Auckland.
Woman mocked by TVNZ reporter reveals teeth knocked out by domestic violence
Woman believes reporter's apology wasn't sincere.
Bloomfield's 'wholesome' reaction when rhino named after him
'Well that came out of the blue, what a privilege.'
'Disappointed': Electoral campaign billboards defaced with swastikas
New Conservative party leader has criticised those who defaced his party's billboards.
Hotel escaper's 'selfish act': Isolation hotel guests' anger as they're stuck inside
Returning Kiwis in Covid-19 isolation speak out about Stamford Plaza absconder.
Watch: Bemused Muller's question to reporters after Covid leak grilling
Reporters wanted to know what he thought of Hamish Walker - he wanted to talk roads.
Two kiwi icons unite in Cadbury's new Caramilk Hokey Pokey
Fans will need to get in quick as the chocolate is only available for a limited time.
Kiwi artist's heartwarming tribute towards slain officer
'This was one of the most difficult and emotional teddy bears that I have ever created.'
'Putting my baby in jeopardy': Auckland mum slams Covid-19 testing queues
Auckland says Covid-19 queues are 'absolutely insane'.
Auckland-Wellington on one tank of gas: Radio Hauraki intern 'feeling confident'
Finn has 3 hours on the clock to get to Wellington — will he make it?
Navy's training exercise involving 'protesters' sparks controversy
NZDF has shut down claims that the Navy is practising "killing protesters".
Students' heartwarming initiative to provide barefoot kids with shoes
Students who wanted to help kids walking barefoot to school create a successful charity.
Couple's 'adorable' Cairns holiday offer gets PM's attention
Clarke Gayford shared a cheeky reply along with PM's secretary after holiday offer.
Watch: Parody video of PM's Covid-free dance goes viral
Hilarious video "leaked" after PM said she did a dance when receiving zero cases news.
'We have lost lives': Bernie Sanders' dig at Trump while praising NZ
The US politician took to social media to congratulate the New Zealand Government.
Aucklanders create Black Lives Matter mural in Devonport
Group created artwork to "ignite the conversation" about racism in the community.
Air NZ's 'threat' to those breaking social distancing rules
The airline's 'threat' if passengers don't comply with rules won't be music to the ears.
Is this Wellington business' pie too 'arousing?' It is according to Facebook
Wellington man was on road to success until innocent pie ad was deemed "adult content".
Open letter to PM: 'We want our families to come home'
We are writing this letter out of desperation and hope that you are able to support us."
'Scared for my life': Woman viciously beaten in street
Warning, distressing content: 'There was blood everywhere ... I was screaming for help.'
Stranded work visa holders' heartbreaking plea to return to NZ
A life in limbo. A fiance separated from their partner. A job waiting at home.
Watch: Employee 'left shaken', harassed over contact tracing
Employee 'left shaken' after being harassed by customer over contact tracing.
Revealed: Do businesses have to provide customers hand sanitiser?
Controversial debate sparked online on whether businesses should provide hand sanitiser.
Kiwi TV station airs controversial Covid-19 anti-vax doco
Mainland TV director Gary Watson claims the documentary is balanced.
How Auckland hostel manager kept 140 residents safe in isolation
Manager has revealed the impressive steps she has taken to ensure residents' safety.
Revealed: When suspended, disqualified drivers can get their licences reinstated
Disgruntled drivers are angered that they can't get their license during lockdown.
Macca's apologises over complaints about lack of ingredients
Customers have shared disgruntled posts on social media about missing ingredients.
Comment: Why NZ could head back into lockdown soon
'If we don't act now, more people could die and we would have to start all over again.'
KFC workers cop abuse on first day back from lockdown
KFC worker reveals her team was yelled at, intimidated by "aggro" customers when closing.
Comment: Why you shouldn't feel guilty about that cheeky takeaway
'I understand why so many people queued up for their favourite feast.'
Watch: Kiwi's 'heartbreaking experience' with long-awaited Maccas
Flatmate managed to film the aftermath when his friend tried to surprise him with a feed.
Hilary Barry's 'news cleavage' joke on Formal Friday post
It seems like Hilary Barry hasn't let go of her cleavage haters yet.
Clarke Gayford defends Jacinda Ardern's lockdown precautions
Clarke Gayford has fired shots at those who believe his partner overreacted with pandemic.
NZ has a new Covid-19 hero (and it's not Ashley Bloomfield)
Bloomfield has recently come into the limelight — however, another hero has emerged.
Australian media's bizarre reports of 'bonk ban' in NZ
Our social distancing rules did not go that far.
Watch: Kiwi dad's hilarious mini collectables pranks
Auckland dad decided to mess with his family and checkout operator with a funny gag.
'You're not allowed humour?': Lucy Lawless defends sharing controversial Covid-19 meme
Lucy Lawless shared an 'undercooked bat' meme doing the rounds on social media.
Data analyst uses 3600 Lego bricks for incredible NZ map
A data analyst has revealed how he made 3D model of a map of New Zealand from scratch.
DIY golf course: Kiwi's boredom buster during lockdown
A Devonport resident has impressed locals with his DIY golf course in front of his house.
Kiwi mum shares heartbreaking photo of son meeting grandma
"I'm sure a lot of mums are experiencing the same thing as it's really hard to deal with."
Lockdown: Salvation Army urge public to stop dumping donations
Photos show a stockpile of water-damaged items in front of the New Lynn store.
Can supermarkets refuse entry if customers not wearing gloves, masks?
MBIE clarifies whether stores can refuse entry if customers not wearing PPE.
How one moment of selfishness could keep us in lengthy lockdown
COMMENT: This virus is no joke. It's real. The lockdown is real and the deaths are too.
TikTok videos show what Kiwis are up to during isolation
Many Kiwis have used their time in isolation to show off challenges, dances and memes.
Experts warn about risks of gloves, masks littered in car parks
As the public has become angered over people littering PPE, experts warn about risks.
83yo man collapses while waiting in supermarket queue
Man was rushed to hospital after he collapsed from the heat and waiting in a long queue.
Facebook puts precautions in place for Marketplace during lockdown
Traders will be unable to buy and sell during the lockdown.
Flight tracker shows impact of NZ's travel restrictions compared to US
A surreal tweet shared by Nanogirl compares flights operating in New Zealand to the US.
Is a pet hotel an essential service during the lockdown? The Govt thinks so
Pet hotel met with praise and anger after they revealed it would keep its doors open.
Watch: Takapuna students' heartwarming performance for rest homes
"We decided to focus on the elderly and do a kind gesture for them."
'They can't stop us all': Events being made for Hyde St party
Facebook event pages are asking students to "storm Hyde St" as "they can't stop us all".
Watch: Experiment engages kids on importance of washing hands
A experiment that teaches children the importance of washing hands has gone viral.
Landlord pulls self-isolation ads after being slammed by public
Rental properties offered for self-isolation purposes.
Watch: Kiwi jetskiers' incredible encounter with Orca family
Video shows the orcas blowing bubbles before swimming closely under their jet ski.
Coronavirus: Experts slams Brian Tamaki as he vows to keep churches open
Expert is disappointed at Tamaki and other public figures' attitude towards coronavirus.
Coronavirus concern: McDonald's NZ suspends reusable cups
McDonald's branches across New Zealand are refusing to accept reusable coffee cups.
Watch: Kiwi mum's heartbreaking plea after disabled 12yo 'attacked' at school
"I am my daughter's voice and I will scream to be heard if need be. Bullying is not okay."
Mum's warning: Daughter suffers severe burns on feet
Mum shocked after her daughter came home from school with blood-filled blisters on feet.
Watch: Cyclist and courier driver's collision causes debate
After a cyclist and courier driver collided, the driver continued to "blame the cyclist".
Delivery florist's hilarious Valentine's note saving lads across Auckland
Forgot to buy a Valentine's Day gift today? This florist can get you out of the "sin bin".
How the world reacted to Taika Waititi and Mark Ruffalo's emotional hongi
How a simple gesture educated the world on Māori culture.
Former PM makes Waitangi Day 'burn' in Twitter battle
Ex-PM sets the record straight on social media platform.
NZ train driver's daunting day: Avoided tragedy three times
"There's nothing more I can do for but live with the ghosts of other's bad decisions."
'Get a husband': Woman abused after confronting car driving on Victoria Park footpath
Woman abused by passengers after telling them off for driving on Victoria Park footpath.
Hilary Barry's perfect comeback to viewer's age-shaming
Seven Sharp host Hilary Barry back at it again after being told to act and dress her age.
Hamilton bar's comeback after controversial Corona promotion axed
Hamilton bar pitches follow-up Corona promotion after distributor axes dubious offering.
Cut-price Coronas: Hamilton bar under fire for coronavirus special
"I'd just like to say thanks to all the snowflakes for the free advertising."
Cut-price Coronas: Hamilton bar under fire for coronavirus special
"World is literally suffering and we've been blessed enough that we are still safe here."
'Is that Justin Bieber?' Kiwi lookalike goes viral on Tik Tok
Teen who posted a video of himself eating at Subway was shocked it went viral.