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The mother of a man with Down Syndrome is calling for a law change after discovering his KiwiSaver is locked away despite his condition meaning he's unlikely to reach the age of retirement.
The processing of potential KiwiBuild developments is taking longer than the government hoped.
Victoria University of Wellington has taken another step towards changing its name.
The construction industry is warning there is no end in sight to the high costs that are holding up some building projects.
The tourism sector is warning Auckland may run out of hotel rooms if big-name accommodation developments falter or fail.
Nearly 60 trampers were stuck in the Coromandel Peninsula last night due to the wild weather.
The widow of a Supreme Court judge is accusing officials of insulting his memory by taking his name off a $300,000 public memorial.
Truck drivers are being told to avoid refuelling in Auckland now the region's fuel tax is in place.
Emotions ran high at University of Auckland today as students protested its decision to shut down three libraries.
The government's flagship KiwiBuild housing project could save millions of dollars if homes are built sustainably, a report says.
Twenty-five buildings in Auckland, including more than half a dozen apartment blocks, have cladding of the type that burned on the Grenfell Tower in London, the council revealed yesterday.
The real estate industry says the number of overseas buyers in New Zealand is actually small, but associate Minister David Parker says new statistics supported concerns about those buyers.
The owner of a house where traces of methamphetamine were found says she's devastated to learn she didn't need to go through the stress and expense of getting it decontaminated.
The diary of a World War I veteran will be returned to New Zealand after 40 years of campaigning by his family.
More employers are getting the green light to bring in skilled migrants, bypassing previous requirements to seek New Zealanders first.
The mother of the former police officer who was twice cleared of sex charges and now wants to become a lawyer left the court in tears during testimony today.
Several school trips to Greymouth have ended in vomiting and diarrhoea for some students after a suspected outbreak of norovirus.
Aucklanders earning less than six figures are unlikely to be able to buy one of the government's KiwiBuild homes.
The Commerce Commission has begun an investigation into the clothing brand after complaints it mislabelled T-shirts as being made in New Zealand.
Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says warnings about Chinese efforts to gain political influence in New Zealand and Australia must be taken seriously.
More than 150 building owners have opted to shell out thousands of dollars in a bid to reconsider new earthquake ratings in Auckland.
A small tornado has caused damage to a coastal suburb in New Plymouth, while tens of thousands of Aucklanders face another cold night without power.
The student who was 'a lover of life' and 'adored NZ rugby' will be remembered when his French and New Zealand friends meet for a game this month.
The extent of the Counties Manukau District Health Board's building woes is even worse than first thought.
It's been a year since robbers ram raided an Auckland Auctioneers and fled with two valuable paintings by artist Gottfried Lindauer.