Disgraced Maori leader Sir Ngatata Love has failed in his appeal against his conviction and sentence.
Recently, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its growth forecast for the Asia Pacific region to 5.5 per cent in 2017, up from the 5.3 per cent projected six months ago.
A frustrated Motueka couple whose hazelnut orchard is regularly flooded due to a council installed drain are threatening to fill it with concrete.
Toni Elliot and Smoky Fry say the flooding has occurred on their property near Nelson as a result of a stormwater drain installed by the Tasman District Council and they have had no luck trying to resolve the issue.
No matter who is crowned champion at Wimbledon, New Zealand wool is a star performer on centre court every year.
A lack of "passive" fire-stop measures and lazy building managers are a worse risk to New Zealand apartments than risky cladding, experts say.
Sky Television and Vodafone have dropped a proposed merger of the two companies.
Rachel Hutchinson, 25, found herself bored with no company on the last night of her holiday in Sydney, Australia.
Toyota's Lexus premium brand has had a pretty rough time establishing itself as a serious player in the luxury segment, but is largely there now.
Head of an international marketing company says that going for quality over quantity is the real challenge for New Zealand tourism.
Supporters of a registration scheme for drones have won over one of the local industry's leading innovators.
Dave Turnbull's creative juices started flowing in a high school classroom in Queenstown 20 years ago.
Suburban shopping malls aren't dead but it's not hard to kill them off, retail experts say.
Just one month ago, another proposal for a commuter rail service into Christchurch was turned down by the committee which plans the region's public transport. Now, a Labour Party election pledge has resurrected the idea, proposing a commuter train from Rolleston to the central city.
The Internet has made New Zealand is a great place for ethnic minorities to grow a business, according to Chinese mega-company Alibaba.
Officials from New Zealand's second largest dairy co-operative have met with staff at its West Coast headquarters to discuss job losses.
Contractors working on the Metro Sports Facility in Christchurch have discovered a displaced piece of an historic church.
After weeks of Lions fever around the country, it's finally Wellington's turn to host the British and Irish side and thousands of dedicated fans. Ruby Macandrew takes a peek inside one of Wellington's 5-star hotels as staff prepare for their busiest week to date.
The time is right for first-home buyers to strike â but how?
Sue Finley, 80, has worked at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory outside Los Angeles for more than 50 years. She was first hired in 1958 as a "computer," an employee who calculated mathematical equations, such as rocket or spacecraft trajectories, by hand. She has worked on a number of projects throughout her career, including the Venus Balloon Project, Mars Exploration Rover missions and the Juno mission. Today, she is a subsystem and test engineer for Nasa's Deep Space Network.