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Dozens of tenants sick of mouldy, cold and outright dangerous homes are backing a campaign for tougher laws for landlords.
A Nelson lawyer says it's only a matter of time before a child dies by suicide in a police cell.
About 4000 government employees took to the streets today to call for pay increases.
The Tenancy Tribunal has slammed a Wellington property management firm for excessively delaying repair work on one of its houses.
The government is investigating whether to place a toll on the Transmission Gully motorway - which is set to open in 2020.
Analysis - A political war of words has broken out over union strikes, with Simon Bridges claiming there have been more in the last nine months than National's nine years, writes Katie Doyle. Audio
A Wellington student has had enough of property managers who fail to fix basic issues with homes, he says.
A man who was caught taking photos of bikini-clad girls on a beach in Nelson has had his conviction quashed by the Supreme Court.
A man sentenced to more than two years in prison after driving his car at excessive speed into a runner says he will never get behind the wheel of a car again.
More fatal road crashes last year involved drivers with drugs in their system than drunk drivers, new figures show. Audio
A Navy team have spent the day at Wellington's Zealandia, mapping the sanctuary's bottom lake with the hope of finding forgotten habitats and a lost mining shaft.
The National War Memorial Carillon has played its first tune in more than three years. Video
A new study has revealed the New Zealand diet is safe and wholesome - but we're still eating too much salt.
The Chief Censor is "deeply disturbed" but not surprised at viewers' reactions to season two of the Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. Audio
An apartment in the Lower Hutt suburb of Petone was New Zealand's most sought after rental in April, receiving more than 80 Trade Me inquiries within its first two days of listing.
District Heath Boards are ill-equipped to deal with the rising number of infections resulting from medical treatment, a health watchdog says.
The increasing preference of offshore production could push the New Zealand textile industry to die off within two years, the founder of outdoor apparel brand Swazi says.
An outdoor apparel company shareholder has rubbished the claims T-shirts cannot be manufactured in New Zealand. Video
Greater Wellington Regional Council would implement a fuel tax if legislation before the house is passed, it says.
People living in a quake-prone Lower Hutt apartment building will have to find new homes following their landlords' conviction for failing to carry out urgent strengthening work.
Netflix has asked the Chief Censor to give season two of the controversial programme 13 Reasons Why a rating, after a new classification was created for the first series. Video, Audio
The Department of Conservation says it will drastically reduce helicopter trips to a remote Fiordland glacier, after the landings were found to be unlawful.
Mothers are almost twice as likely to experience financial hardship following a break up, a new study has revealed.
A South Auckland woman is accusing car clamp companies of deliberately targeting poor areas.
The Ministry of Health says pornography is becoming increasingly violent.