‘The Battered Wife’ fish and chip shop owner refuses to change name

Former police officer Carolyn Kerr opened "The Battered Wife" in North Queensland more than a year ago, but after condemnation from a number of Queensland politicians, Ms...

Corrections sorry for jab at prisoners in job description

A listing for a librarian job at Auckland Prison has been accused of being degrading to the prison population. https://twitter.com/dimsie/status/1057361925233827840 A corrections spokesperson told Newshub the use of quotation...

Kiwi TV star Mark Dye launches cannabis company

Heartbreak Island host - and former Newstalk presenter - Mark Dye has launched a new medicinal cannabis company and which today also announced an exclusive distribution agreement...

The royals are here!

Meghan and Prince Harry touched down in Wellington on Sunday for their four-day tour of the New Zealand. If you follow the hashtag #RoyalVisitNZ you'll see just how...

Otago University study shows our sun smart knowledge is lacking

Despite having the highest rate of melanoma skin cancer in the world, Kiwis are not using the slip, slop, slap message when it comes to sun protection. New research...

TVNZ is bringing back an old noughties favourite: Celeb treasure island

As part of a showcase of upcoming programming announced on Wednesday night, TVNZ revealed the return of Celebrity Treasure Island to TVNZ2. TVNZ's head of content Cate Slater said it...

Elon Musk hints at new safety feature so pets can stay in the car

Tesla cars may soon come with a special "dog mode" feature that offers a solution to leaving your pet alone in a sweltering parked car. The idea for...

Jimmy’s recalls pies following ‘choking incident’

The Ministry for Primary Industries has issued a recall notice for Jimmy's Pies after someone with an MSG allergy experienced a "choking incident" after eating a pie. The...

Streaming services Sundance Now and Shudder coming to New Zealand

New Zealand's streaming market will soon become even more cluttered as new services Sundance Now and Shudder are set to debut later this year. Sundance Now specialises in...

Coke’s New Zealand blunder: Hello, death

What Coca-Cola might have thought was a harmless Kiwi greeting "Kia ora, mate," is actually the te reo Maori word for death or dead. Communications expert Cas Carter said...