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 2018-12-14 22:40 

New Zealand Herald

Peter Williams: The internet has compromised justice in Grace Millane case...

Comment By Peter Williams The basic tenet, the guiding principle of our justice system, and the justice system of any civilised society is that everyone has a right to a fair trial and to be presumed ......

 2018-12-14 22:06 

New Zealand Herald

Herne Bay helipad: Judge orders Auckland Council to 'deal with law accordingly'...

Auckland Council has been ordered to "deal with the law accordingly" after failing to notify Herne Bay residents of plans to build a James Bond-style helipad, a judge has ruled.Rich-lister Rod Duke ......

 2018-12-14 22:00 

New Zealand Herald

In Memoriam: Well-known faces we've lost this year...

In this, the last Weekend Rewind for the year, NZ On Screen's Zara Potts looks back at some of the well-known faces we have lost this year. It's traditional at this time of year to look back and bid ......

 2018-12-14 21:55 

New Zealand Herald

Sale exposes WWE king's obscene wealth...

In the world that billionaire WWE godfather Vince McMahon struts in you can write off a $50 million disaster as nothing more than a learning experience.Only in the world of billionaire Americans.The ......

 2018-12-14 21:00 

New Zealand Herald

Live: Got em! Early wicket for Black Caps...

Join us here for live coverage as the Black Caps take on Sri Lanka in Wellington. (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//embed.scribblelive.com/widgets/embed...

 2018-12-14 20:49 

New Zealand Herald

Trump's impeachment fears: The horror week that could spell the end...

He's always confident — overconfident, even — whenever he fronts the cameras.But in private, Donald Trump's fears he'll be ousted from the top job are growing.The US President has told people close ......

 2018-12-14 20:48 

New Zealand Herald

Black Caps v Sri Lanka: All you need to know...

The Black Caps have just broken a long-standing streak but now they have to maintain one as they return to New Zealand.A week after claiming their first away series victory over Pakistan since 1969 ......

 2018-12-14 20:47 

New Zealand Herald

Reason behind star's secret $13 million payout revealed...

An actress was paid $13million by TV network CBS after alleging she was written off a top-rating TV show because she complained to the star about his inappropriate jokes.According to The New York ......

 2018-12-14 20:47 

New Zealand Herald

Razor on ABs: 'I'll have a crack'...

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has expressed interest in the All Blacks head coach job following Steve Hansen's announcement he is stepping aside after the 2019 World Cup.At a press conference in Auckland ......

 2018-12-14 20:46 

New Zealand Herald

'Hell on earth': Violence at the hands of the Sisters of Mercy...

A Dunedin boy dumped at a Catholic orphanage by his father endured five days of violence at the hands of the Sisters of Mercy. Half a century later, he is still searching for answers. Chris Morris reports ......

 2018-12-14 20:35 

New Zealand Herald

Spectacular thunderstorm: 27,000 lightning strikes hit North Island...

Spectacular thunderstorms across Auckland last night lit up skies, cut power, disrupted flights and dumped "crazy huge" hourly rainfall amounts in some parts of the city.The heat-fuelled storms rolled ......

 2018-12-14 20:35 

New Zealand Herald

Rugby: Teen rugby star dies following heavy tackle...

Tributes will be paid ahead of all matches across France this weekend to remember the young Stade Francais player Nicolas Chauvin, who passed away on Wednesday at the age of only 19.Chuavin suffered ......

 2018-12-14 20:35 

New Zealand Herald

Drug dealer theme sparks stoush over kid's burger...

A dispute over a burger between a Whanganui couple and a new burger joint has come to a head.Cameron Archibald, one of the owners of Burger Cartel in Whanganui East, claims his business is under attack ......

 2018-12-14 20:35 

New Zealand Herald

Why Robert De Niro finds #MeToo 'disturbing'...

Robert De Niro was surprised by the scale of the #MeToo scandal.The 75-year-old actor found it "disturbing" that sex had allegedly been used as a bargaining tool for actors and actresses to land parts ......

 2018-12-14 20:00 

New Zealand Herald

Bacon dust and other recipes for dying...

Meet the experts making our final days more palatable. "Death is the most denied human condition."Jo Seagar writes this in her new recipe book on a page that comes after the chocolate fudge brownie ......

 2018-12-14 18:42 

New Zealand Herald

Rejections, twists and trials: The men vying for ABs top job...

COMMENT: We know the contenders and there will be a decision after the World Cup in Japan but we are no clearer about the All Blacks coach to succeed Steve Hansen.The power-base of New Zealand Rugby ......

 2018-12-14 18:41 

New Zealand Herald

Royals release Christmas cards - including a new wedding photo...

The Royal family have released their annual Christmas cards, with the Cambridge family and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex sharing their favourite, and very different, photographs of the year.The Duke ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

A who's who of prominent women challenge men and Govt on Grace's murder...

Two former prime ministers are among prominent women calling on men and the Government to make changes in the wake of English backpacker Grace Millane's death.The call is made in an open letter signed ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

New $8 million Kiwi musical plays to near-empty houses...

It's one of New Zealand's most expensive theatrical productions at a cost of $8 million and rising.The production team juggled 150 costumes and 16 songs at a celebrity-studded opening night as City ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

New $8 million Kiwi musical plays to near-empty houses...

It's one of New Zealand's most expensive theatrical productions at a cost of $8 million and rising.The production team juggled 150 costumes and 16 songs at a celebrity-studded opening night as City ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Man orders e-scooter online, gets spark plug...

When a senior Auckland business executive recently went online to buy his children an electric scooter for Christmas, he got a shock as big as any he's had in the boardroom.Instead of a $300 electric ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Company aims to help lovers pop the question...

There may be few more nerve-wracking moments in a Kiwi guy or gal's life than when it comes time to drop to one knee and pop the question.Now new company The Proposal Planners hopes to take away some ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

How did this cancer patient bleed to death?...

A super-dose of chemo was supposed to buy more time for Carmen Walker.The malignant melanoma in the right ankle of the otherwise fit 77-year-old had returned, with tentacles that quickly spread up her ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Welcome to haul of fame Kendra Cocksedge...

Newly crowned New Zealand Rugby player of the Year Kendra Cocksedge was straight back to her day job yesterday - and received a unique congratulatory gift from her workmates.Cocksedge made history on ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Audrey Young: My Politician of the Year...

COMMENT: If the Politician of the Year were based on this week's performance there would not be many outstanding contenders among the leading figures. Jacinda Ardern was forced to abandon her prime ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Being a woman carries additional risks...

COMMENT: Margaret Atwood gave a lecture in 1982, in which she shared an anecdote about talking to men and women about safety. "Why do men feel threatened by women?" I asked a male friend of mine. "They're ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Farm tragedy widower talks of 'big hole in our lives'...

The first word 18-month-old Sam Tomlinson learned to say was "Mum" - two days after she died.Two months on, he still asks for her before he goes to sleep.Nadine Tomlinson, 33, and her 3-year-old son ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Grace Millane: Why we care and why we need to...

Phil Taylor asks why the murder of backpacker Grace Millane has touched a nerve and what may come of it? There have been vigils up and down the country. The detective, the judge, even the Prime Minister ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

KiwiBuild tally: Almost 50 built, 99,950 to go...

KiwiBuild was always a huge call, with its target of 100,000 affordable, high-quality houses in a decade.For a start, given New Zealanders' traditional voting habits, it seems highly unlikely that this ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Name reveal for Kelly Tarlton's new happy feet...

The latest additions to Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's penguin population finally have names thanks to Weekend Herald readers.The trio of Gentoo penguins were hatched at the popular Auckland tourist attraction ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

A final roadie with Chris Finlayson...

His imminent departure from Parliament is having something of a liberating effect on National MP Chris Finlayson.Within the first hour with the Weekend Herald he has told a story about a nun and a ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Waikato DHB criticised in investigation after death of cancer patient...

A woman suffering from terminal cancer bled to death after treatment supposed to prolong the length and quality of her life.An investigation by the Health and Disability Commission found aspects of ......

 2018-12-14 17:00 

New Zealand Herald

Nanogirl: Can you trust your sunscreen?...

COMMENT: With summer finally warming up and the school holidays about to start, it's a good time to remember to apply and reapply sunscreen.Usually, people pick their sunscreen by the SPF number on ......

 2018-12-14 00:41 

New Zealand Herald

Ouch! Borrowing costs set to rise as banks face tougher rules...

Borrowers are likely to face higher interest costs under proposed new rules which will almost double the minimum amount of capital banks are required to hold. But the trade off will be a safer banking ......

 2018-12-14 00:22 

New Zealand Herald

Crushed by scrum machine: Tribute to four-year-old girl victim...

It was prizegiving at James Cook High School in Manurewa but for one minute the school fell silent.It was to pay respects to the young girl that died in a tragic accident last night.Just a few hundred ......

 2018-12-14 00:17 

New Zealand Herald

'Massive intestinal bleeding': Rugby World Cup hero fighting for his life...

The former Springbok who was shot during a house robbery in South Africa is now fighting for his life after his condition took a dramatic turn for the worst.Naka Drotske, who represented the Boks in ......

 2018-12-14 00:04 

New Zealand Herald

'The law in NZ does not apply': UK media's Grace defence...

A close family friend of Grace Millane is so concerned ongoing suppression breaches could jeopardise a trial she has written to London's major newspapers asking them to refrain from naming the man accused ......

 2018-12-13 23:56 

New Zealand Herald

'Mean girls': Miss Australia, USA in Instagram bullying scandal...

Miss Australia, Miss USA and Miss Colombia have been slammed for publicly mocking non-English speaking contestants at the pageant prelim swimsuit competition, where 94 nationalities are represented.The ......

 2018-12-13 23:12 

New Zealand Herald

'Senseless killing': Grace's death was like my daughter's...

COMMENT: Peter McCallion's 23-year-old daughter Alicia was murdered in her sleepout by her former partner in December 2012. In the wake of Grace Millane's death Peter shares his experience as the father ......

 2018-12-13 22:14 

New Zealand Herald

Delays expected as crash blocks Harbour Bridge...

A crash is blocking northbound traffic on Auckland's Harbour Bridge.The crash is blocking lane two heading north. Motorists are asked to keep to the right-hand lanes.The New Zealand Transport Agency ......

 2018-12-13 21:06 

New Zealand Herald

End of an era: Hansen to stand down as All Blacks coach...

Steve Hansen will stand down as All Blacks coach after next year's World Cup, saying it's time for others to have a turn after 16 years with the national team and time too for him to spend more time with ......

 2018-12-13 20:55 

New Zealand Herald

Tour promoter defends R Kelly's controversial NZ show...

The promoter behind R. Kelly's upcoming show is defending their decision to bring the R&B singer to New Zealand, despite his long history of sexual misconduct allegations.This morning, it was announced ......

 2018-12-13 20:11 

New Zealand Herald

Live Q+A: Steve Hansen to go, who's next?...

Join our Live Q+A as Herald rugby writer Patrick McKendry answers all of your questions about the news that Steve Hansen is stepping down as All Blacks coach after the 2019 Rugby World Cup. (function(d ......

 2018-12-13 20:02 

New Zealand Herald

PM plans to change phone number, says thousands of people text her...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she may need to change her mobile number after receiving a text from Karel Sroubek supporter Richie Hardcore commending the original decision to grant the drug-smuggler ......

 2018-12-13 19:22 

New Zealand Herald

Live: Steve Hansen to reveal All Blacks future...

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is set to make an announcement on his coaching future at 9am. Join our live coverage as the story unfolds. (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.i...

 2018-12-13 17:55 

New Zealand Herald

Mum's abuse so severe her daughter, 12, had to re-learn how to eat...

A 12-year-old girl was so badly abused by her mother she had to be taught how to eat again, a court has heard.Hinerangi Rose Matthews, 38, was jailed for two years and two months when she appeared before ......

 2018-12-13 17:49 

New Zealand Herald

Jacinda reveals Neve's Christmas costume...
 2018-12-13 17:41 

New Zealand Herald

Scrum machine tragedy: Death of 4-year-old a 'devastating gut-punch'...

A pre-schooler died following an incident involving a scrum machine at Manurewa Rugby Club in South Auckland last night.Police reported a 4-year-old girl died and emergency services were called to the ......

 2018-12-13 17:39 

New Zealand Herald

Your weather: Thunderstorms and heavy rain predicted across country...

Thunderstorms and heavy showers expected over most of the county this afternoon look set to continue through the weekend. For most of the North Island things looked pretty grim, there was a moderate ......

 2018-12-13 17:38 

New Zealand Herald

Star rushed to hospital after 'screaming, crying and fainting'...

Ruby Rose was rushed to hospital after getting a silicon earplug stuck in her ear.The 'Meg' star was filming in Hungary on Wednesday (12.12.18) when the accident took place, and admitted she used to ......

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