Website of the Year
Going, going, but not quite gone
Business

Going, going, but not quite gone

One of the kings of New Zealand's antique industry has brought the hammer down on 53 years in business and is auctioning off his remaining goods.

Fishing for funds
New Zealand

Fishing for funds

Boaties across Auckland are being asked to donate a fish today to support Coastguard, the charity saving lives at sea.

Swings get lift
New Zealand

Swings get lift

Good news for Auckland kids is old T-Bar swings in city parks are being replaced.

Irish eyes are smiling
Travel

Irish eyes are smiling

Ancient wonders and a go-ahead northern capital sit easily across Ireland.

BBQ king is pleased to meat you
Lifestyle

BBQ king is pleased to meat you

Kiwi blokes are set to get a grilling from formidable American BBQ master Moerlando 'Big Moe' Cason, at next weekend's sizzling Meatstock festival.

Police seek trio in Haumoana death
New Zealand

Police seek trio in Haumoana death

Police are looking for information about three men in connection with a homicide that has rocked the Hawke's Bay seaside community of Haumoana.

Claims guard assaulted inmate
New Zealand

Claims guard assaulted inmate

Corrections have launched an investigation into claims a guard assaulted an inmate at one of New Zealand's toughest prisons.

Hot but wet weekend ahead
New Zealand

Hot but wet weekend ahead

If you are thinking of hanging out the washing this weekend - best do it today as rain is expected to blow in tomorrow.

Kiwis turn trash into treasure
Lifestyle

Kiwis turn trash into treasure

Two Kiwi designers are set to take an international fashion competition by storm with a collection of clothes made from items fished from rubbish bins.

Demand for female sex pill
Lifestyle

Demand for female sex pill

Nearly two thirds of women would pop a female 'Viagra' to boost their sex life - and some want the effects to last for more than 24 hours

Summer weather better than we think
New Zealand

Summer weather better than we think

The talk around the nation's water coolers is that it is colder and wetter than usual this summer. But the grumblings don't stack up with the stats.

Rejected Kiwi names revealed
New Zealand

Rejected Kiwi names revealed

"Sir", "Severe" and "Messiah" are among dozens of Kiwi names rejected because they were too bizarre or offensive for newborns since rules came in 21 years ago.