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2 hrs ago | Sky News
An Australian surfer says he felt something hit his hand - but was totally unaware of the gravity of the moment.
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
It's been a big year for big-name brands. Porsche's 911 is 50, McLaren is 50, Lamborghini is, too.
10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
How the Trans Pacific Partnership will treat access to affordable medicines is the most controversial issue confronting trade ministers from the 12 countries when they meet in Singapore tomorrow.
14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
A private member's bill put forward by Labour MP Phil Goff would require foreign buyers of farmland to demonstrate that their investment would create more jobs or otherwise benefit the economy more than a New Zealand buyer.
18 hrs ago | Reuters
Under the agreement, Total will take a share of that size in InterOil's petroleum retention license 15 -- which includes the Elk and Antelope fields -- for $1.5 to $3.6 billion, depending on the size of the gas reserves, InterOil said in a statement.
New Zealand's artist for the 2013 Venice Biennale, Bill Culbert, in the doorway of the New Zealand pavilion in Venice.
With its white sand beaches, tropical climate and relaxed pace, Fiji has rightfully earned a reputation as a South Pacific paradise.
About 100 protesters in East Timor have thrown rocks at the Australian embassy, with police responding with tear gas as a spying row intensifies.
Baby boomers who have amassed enough cash over the 51-year career of the Rolling Stones will have to fork out up to a staggering $580 for the best seat in the house when the British rockers visit Australia next year.
Australian researchers said Thursday they had established the existence of vast freshwater reserves trapped beneath the ocean floor which could sustain future generations as current sources dwindle.
Australia's competition regulator will begin public hearings into one of the three bids for Australia's oldest dairy firm early next year, target Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Co said on Thursday.
Government efforts to entice major global oil and gas producers to New Zealand has borne fruit, with Norway's state-owned Statoil and Australian heavyweight Woodside Petroleum winning exploration licences in the latest permit awards, announced at Parliament.
Campaigners convinced New Zealand's set-net fishing restrictions are a death sentence for the Maui's dolphin have laid cardboard coffins and fishing nets full of plastic junk outside Parliament.
Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa has warned ahead of crucial talks with Australia's top diplomat that Jakarta still expects an explanation of the spying activities that have seen relations with Canberra sink to their lowest point in more than a decade.
With the simple push of a button in front of 25 onlookers, Sydney bade farewell to analog television, 57 years after the first broadcast.
New research has busted myths that Kiwi teens self-harming - a practice that is surging here - are doing it to "be cool" or to seek attention.