Indian-origin man jailed for biting compatriot`s ear

An Indian-origin man has been jailed and fined for biting off his former lover`s new partner`s ear in New Zealand, media reported Saturday.

New Zealand tourist shot and killed in Argentina

Officials say a New Zealander has been shot and killed in Argentina during an attempted robbery.

Sikh man in New Zealand held guilty of domestic violence, rape

A Sikh man in New Zealand has been found guilty of domestic violence and rape by a court.

New Zealand PM wants Japan apology in whaling row

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said on Tuesday he wants Japan to apologise over a whaling ship entering Wellington`s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), despite warnings for it to keep out.

Central New Zealand shaken by strong quake, no injuries

Central New Zealand, including the capital Wellington, was shaken by a magnitude 6.3 earthquake on Monday, but there were no reports of injuries, and damage was mostly superficial.

Eight Indian-origin people injured in New Zealand mishap

Eight Indian-origin people were injured, one of them critically, after a van they were travelling in fell down a cliff in New Zealand.

Sweden partner in NSA snoop-op on Russia, documents reveal

Sweden has been reportedly collaborating with the US in spying on Russia, documents leaked by whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed.

Protests in New Zealand over online sex scandal

Thousands of people came out on the streets across New Zealand Saturday to protest against a group of teenage boys, calling themselves Roast Busters, who boasted online about having sex with drunk girls, some of them minor.

New Zealand to resettle another nine Afghan interpreters

The decision came after critics questioned the New Zealand government`s decision last December to resettle only 30 Afghan interpreters and their 64 family members, Xinhua reported.

NZ woman acquitted of murdering Indian-origin man

A New Zealand court Thursday acquitted a woman of charges of murdering an Indian-origin man.

Earthquake shakes central New Zealand

A strong earthquake shook central New Zealand, disrupting traffic and sending office workers scrambling for cover in the capital.

Wild weather hits flights across New Zealand

Air transport across New Zealand was disrupted as gale force winds lashed much of the country, uprooting trees, causing power blackouts and closing roads.

UFOs sighted in Wellington on X-mas night

People in New Plymouth and Wellington claimed they saw “‘UFOs”‘ in the sky on Christmas evening.

Sri Lankan defence personnel leave Coimbatore

Two senior Sri Lankan defence officials on Tuesday left cutting short their visit to the Defence Services Staff College in Wellington.

New Zealand: 2 officers in ship crash plead guilty

The captain pleaded guilty to all six charges filed against him, while the navigating officer pleaded guilty to four of the five charges against him

One dead as tornado hits New Zealand city

Packing winds of 200 kilometres an hour, the twister hit the suburb of Albany without warning at about 3pm local
time, flipping cars and uprooting trees as it carved a trail of destruction stretching for kilometres.

US, New Zealand mend ties after nuclear dispute

US Secretary of State, NZ Foreign Minister signed "Wellington Declaration”.

Wellington is the ‘coolest little capital’

Wellington has been named the ‘coolest little capital in the world’.

Is Cameron planning to shoot ‘Avatar’ sequels in Wellington?

Usher has revealed that he was completely star struck when met Robert De Niro for the first time.

Arsenal Target Brazilian Teenager Wellington - Report

Arsenal are reportedly lining up a swoop for Fluminense’s teenage Brazilian star Wellington, according to a British newspaper.