The Voice Australia audience held against will after production ‘fell apart’

Grant Denyer of 2Day FM said there are "some terrible things happening around the production" of the current season of The Voice which is being filmed at...

#Trashtag is the latest online challenge that does good

A new hashtag has gone off on social media. But instead of "challenging" people to show off their 10 year transformations, it's setting out the challenge of cleaning up...

716,000 Kiwis tune in during Michael Jackson documentary and 432,000 people switched back off

Nearly three quarters of a million New Zealanders tuned in for the first installment of the Michael Jackson bombshell documentary Leaving Neverland. However, just 40 per cent of the...

Man survives off the coast of Gisborne using his Jeans

German tourist Arne Murke was knocked from a 12-metre yacht while sailing with his brother, Helge, about 28km from Tolaga Bay on March 6. While sailing south down...

Man told he’s going to die by doctor on video-link robot

Ernest Quintana, 78, was at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Fremont, California when a doctor - appearing on the robot's screen - informed him that he would...

New Māori barbie made for International Women’s Day!

As part of Mattel's role model programme, former Black Fern and sports presenter Melodie Robinson and 19 other women have been honoured with a Barbie doll made...

Wattie’s announces unlikely Tip Top tomato ice cream collaboration

What is going on?? An early April Fools possibly? We hope so at least. The promotional image for the supposed new product featured a label that looked like it...

Potato fans needed to sample spuds!

Massey University student Sarah Ross is on the hunt for 120 potato connoisseurs to sample spuds as part of her masters project. The project requires volunteers who regularly buy and eat...

Hey Australia – keep your hands off New Zealand’s Mānuka honey

Australians have been accused of "stealing" the term mānuka honey as well as undermining New Zealand's industry by diluting the definition of what constitutes the valuable honey. There's...

Uber launches new tipping feature… In NZ

From today, New Zealand and Australian users completing a ride can opt to tip their driver either $1, $3, $5 or up to $50 via the customisable...