The wife of infected Sydney man in his 50s has also tested positive for Covid.
An announcement on a travel bubble with the Cook Islands is expected this afternoon.
New Zealand is poised to help India, where Covid-19 is starting to cripple the country.
Three young men have been jointly charged with the murder of Meliame Fisi'ihoi.
Final count starts today to find out exactly who will govern for the next five years.
The Pasifika Festival is finally back this weekend.
Kiwis in India have spoken of worry and uncertainty after the outright ban was announced.
Grieving, close and worried family could only "hope it wasn't a repeat".
All new cases tested positive on arrival into New Zealand.
Tapaita Lapao'o won't be able to farewell her mother in person.
Tapaita Lapao'o is hoping to get an exemption to farewell her late mother.
Louisa Mara-Grace Toiaivao turns 1 this weekend - a year after NZ shut its borders.
Sophia Perera has been given months to live after a devastating diagnosis.
Jones, 50, was killed while cycling in Belmont when he collided with a truck on Lake Rd.
The snake found at a construction site in Papakura is a carpet python.
People who have evacuated to higher ground are told to stay put.
The first of three massive quakes struck in the dead of night - about 2.30am.
People who were at City Fitness Papatoetoe are due to be tested tomorrow.
Auckland churches are being reminded of the alert level 3 rules.
Officials have updated the list of locations of interest visited by Case M.
Auckland is now in alert level 3, while the rest of New Zealand is in alert level 2.
A seasonal worker from Vanuatu has died in an Auckland managed isolation facility.
A fire that destroyed his house has inspired a homeowner to look out for others.
A faulty lawnmower is thought to be the cause of a house fire in Waikato yesterday.
Trev Ponting, 46, has brain cancer and wants to get home to New Zealand before he dies.
Kenneth Bill Phare, 96, died on Sunday - three days after his wife Barbara, 94, died.
More than 30 staff at The BBQ King, in Albany, have all tested negative for Covid-19.
Sola Vuna has shared a heartwarming story and a wake-up call about how to use Covid app.
There are already long queues at Covid testing sites in Auckland this morning.
"It was 7.12pm when I got my test and I'd say there were about 40 cars behind me."
A witness frantically signalled to vehicle driving wrong way to stop before crash.
Half of Auckland's aerial fleet is off the road for repairs.
One fire crew remains at the site of the Hunua Rd fire in Papakura.
A man has been taken into custody after turning up with an axe to Parliament.
Eleven people died on our roads over the official holiday period, which ended today.
Samata Iusitini Leiloa was the first person to die in managed isolation.
Conservationist Pete Bethune is slowly improving after being bitten by a snake.
"The returnee displayed no Covid-19-related symptoms" - MIQ statement.
Fancy a holiday in the Cook Islands? It could be a reality within a month.
Conservationist Pete Bethune talks about being bitten by a deadly snake.
Kiwi conservationist in hospital after encounter with a Fer De Lance.
Cyclone Yasa ripped through parts of Fiji, bringing down trees and flattening homes.
Wind gusts could surge higher than 300km/h.
A neighbour described the blood curdling screams on the Hamilton street.
Aucklanders reminded that water restrictions have been eased - not lifted.
The incident occurred about 1am on Thursday at the Whenuapai Air Force base.
Sophia Perera is hoping on hope to have more time with her young daughter, Augustina.
Almost a year has passed since South Auckland woman Meliame Fisi'ihoi was killed.
The Reserve Bank says it's a criminal offence to publish anything resembling currency.
The Human Rights Commission has launched an inquiry into the Pasifika pay gap.
A travel bubble between NZ and the Cook Islands would be a dream this Christmas.
High school student among the three killed in Hawke's Bay crash.
More than $1100 worth of meat and groceries intended for Christmas gifts have been stolen.
The person travelled to the island nation from NZ.
Grace Millane's father, David, died earlier this week after a battle with cancer.
All passengers on public transport around Auckland now have to wear a face mask.
A sailor, a Samoan national who arrived from Auckland, has tested positive for Covid-19.