Air New Zealand and US airlines look at non-binary option for ticket-buyers

Air New Zealand says it is looking at introducing non-binary gender options on bookings, as the push grows to make more categories available to those who do not identify as...

NZ Police ‘disappointed’ as ‘hot cop’ goes viral for her looks

Constable Lana Crichton appeared in a series of videos on the Auckland Police TV YouTube channel, and was recently dubbed the 'hot cop' by media around the...

Miniature horse dies after being stabbed 40 times in vicious attack

Star, a 10-year-old calf-sized horse, was tethered in his usual paddock in the small seaside settlement near Dunedin about midnight on Sunday. His owner said her friend was...

Teenager Caitlin O’Reilly swims the length of Lake Taupo

14-year-old Aucklander Caitlin O'Reilly is the youngest female to swim the lake's 40.2 km length - a distance longer than the English Channel . Caitlin left the lake's southern end...

Anger over proposed Southland cat ban

A cat ban in Southland will come under debate on Monday, in a bid to protect native birds in the area. Many locals in the small town of...

Students and travellers targeted by sex-for-rent ads

A Wellington student's mother has spoken out about a landlord offering sex-for-rent arrangements in the Capital. She posted the warning on public Facebook page 'Vic Deals' in December,...

New Zealand’s ‘war with Ireland’ to beat it to 5 million

When it comes to showing up other countries, it's looking like a big year here for us folk down here at the bottom of the world. We are...
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