Jacinda Ardern announced the scheme amid fears that "period poverty" is forcing peop to skip school.
When New Zealand's White Island erupted in 2019, Jake Milbank was inside the crater. Blind luck kept him alive.
Manukura was adored during her lifetime and her death prompted an outpouring of grief.
In the latest allegations against Canadian mining, conservationists say new projects could destroy protected lands and further harm endangered species.
“I’m not going to pass any judgment," said the PM after Thunberg criticised New Zealand's climate policy.
A new recruit, who enlisted following the Christchurch attacks, will become the first officer in the force’s history to wear the police-issued hijab.
Organisers discovered more than 1,500 "illegal votes" in favour of the little spotted kiwi. They've since been discounted.
The usual playbook of populist nonsense didn't work, and Jacinda Ardern won by a mile.
When New Zealand goes to the polls next month, the country will become the first in the world to let its people decide whether or not euthanasia should be decriminalised.
The mass murderer faces the possibility of life in prison without parole—a sentence never before imposed in New Zealand.
The country recorded nine new coronavirus cases in the community overnight.