A 24-day run with no cases was broken on Tuesday when it emerged two women who recently arrived from Britain tested positive for COVID-19
17 Jun 2020 9:36 AM
The two new cases were women aged in their 30s and 40s who visited a dying parent in Wellington, the director general of health said
16 Jun 2020 3:22 PM
The country is almost off the coronavirus grid, with only one Covid-19 patient in hospital, and no new positive cases for last one week
29 May 2020 2:34 PM
Both have slowed the spread of the novel coronavirus to levels well below those in United States, Britain and some other European countries
27 May 2020 1:57 PM
Stuff faced financial challenges before the coronavirus pandemic struck and has since seen advertising revenues plunge
25 May 2020 10:23 AM
Experts caution that both cases and deaths from COVID-19 are almost certainly underreported in every country
04 May 2020 10:22 AM
Drink your coffee then eat the 'dishes': Air New Zealand switches to edible coffee cups.
27 Dec 2019 11:57 AM
White Island, a volcanic island, is a famous tourist attraction which people can explore by boat or helicopter.
23 Dec 2019 12:53 PM
Another 26 survivors remain in New Zealand and Australian hospitals, of which 20 are listed as 'critical' and fighting for their lives.
16 Dec 2019 10:14 AM
They were focusing on an area where a body was seen floating in the water earlier in the week.
14 Dec 2019 11:49 AM
Volcano disaster puts spotlight on NZ adventure tourism.
13 Dec 2019 12:06 PM
The volcano on White Island was 'highly volatile' and could erupt again within days preventing recovery teams retrieving bodies.
12 Dec 2019 1:01 PM
'I can confirm now that we will commence criminal probe into circumstances of death and injuries on White Island,' deputy commissioner said.
10 Dec 2019 3:20 PM
Police said some 50 people were visiting White Island when it exploded in the early afternoon -- hurling ash and rock high into the air.
10 Dec 2019 10:52 AM
A 'considerable number' of those caught up in the disaster are believed to be Australian, according to officials in Canberra.
09 Dec 2019 9:06 AM
Google will start a pilot to confirm holiday hours for a small number of local businesses in New Zealand using its Duplex technology.
23 Oct 2019 8:04 AM
Pornography played on retailer's outdoor screens for up to 9 hrs -- until staff arrived at shop around 10 am on Sunday and switched it off.
30 Sep 2019 1:24 PM
'What Greta said!': Kiwi schoolkids strike for climate.
27 Sep 2019 1:30 PM
Tiny penguin's clean bill of health after epic NZ-Australia swim.
19 Sep 2019 12:03 PM
In September last year, New Zealand's PM Jacinda Ardern made history by bringing her baby along to her debut speech at the UN in New York.
22 Aug 2019 10:29 AM