A New Zealand court on Wednesday granted Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom access to an additional NZ$6 million (US$4.84 million) to pay legal fees and living costs, loosening restrictions placed on the Internet tycoon under investigation by U.S. authorities for online piracy and fraud.
A Tongan magistrate on Monday questioned why two police officers have not been charged with the murder of a visiting New Zealand policeman who died last week after being beaten in a police cell.
A New Zealand man who fled to China after a bank mistakenly deposited millions of dollars into his account was jailed for four years and seven months Friday.
A New Zealand man who assaulted his wife with an ostrich egg after her pet pig ran amok has been jailed for six months, it was reported Thursday.
A New Zealand policeman visiting Tonga died Thursday from injuries sustained after being beaten in a police cell, with two local officers among those arrested over the death, officials said.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key announced Monday that the country will withdraw its troops from Afghanistan earlier in 2013 than planned. He said the move is not prompted by the deaths this month of five New Zealand soldiers, including three who were killed Sunday by a roadside bomb.
A New Zealand skydiver has survived a harrowing plunge to the ground after his main parachute failed and a reserve chute only partially worked.
A second volcano in New Zealand threatened to rumble to life on Wednesday, a day after a long-dormant mountain that was the backdrop to “The Lord of the Rings” movies erupted.
A New Zealand volcano suddenly erupted after lying dormant for more than a century, spewing an ash plume that disrupted flights and closed highways, officials said Tuesday.
A 14-storey office tower tumbles to the ground in just a few seconds during New Zealand's first controlled implosion.