All commercial and civilian aircraft in New Zealand were temporarily grounded on Tuesday when a fault crippled the nation's air traffic control system, causing long delays and some cancellations.
New Zealand's economic growth eased to a two-year low in the January-March quarter, official data showed Thursday, with analysts warning of worse to come as commodity prices tumble.
Britain's Prince Harry wrapped up a visit to New Zealand and Australia on Saturday by scoring the winning goal in a soccer match and proving he can help capture a crocodile.
Britain's Prince Harry arrived in New Zealand Saturday for a weeklong visit and was soon talking about the country's prowess in rugby, pressing noses with indigenous Maori leaders, and laughing off marriage proposals.
A New Zealand man with a fetish for "fat gummy ladies" who yanked women's teeth out with pliers during sex was found guilty Wednesday of assault and indecent assault.
A strong 5.9-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand on Friday, seismologists said, panicking shoppers and residents but causing no major damage.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key publicly apologized Wednesday to a waitress who labeled him a "schoolyard bully" for repeatedly pulling her ponytail on visits to her cafe.
Residents in cyclone-ravaged Vanuatu hunkered in emergency shelters for a second straight night Saturday after venturing out to find their homes damaged or blown away by the powerful storm, aid workers said.
New Zealand authorities said Tuesday they had received a "criminal threat" to poison baby formula and were taking it seriously, warning parents to examine packaging for signs of tampering.
New Zealand will send troops to Iraq on a 'behind-the-wire" non-combat mission to boost the local military's ability to fight the Islamic State (IS) group, Prime Minister John Key said Tuesday.
Britain on Tuesday encouraged New Zealand to join the fight against the Islamic State group.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key hit back Monday at criticism of his government by the country's Man Booker Prize winner Eleanor Catton, saying she had no more political insight than All Blacks captain Richie McCaw.
The pilot of a light aircraft was praised for his quick thinking Wednesday after all 13 people on a skydiving flight leapt to safety moments before the plane plunged into a lake.
A New Zealand man who faces the death penalty if convicted of drugs charges in Indonesia appears to be the victim of an online dating scam, according to his family Saturday.