Hundreds of NZ women are told every year that their request for an abortion is ‘not justified’. One woman describes the response she encountered, and why she feels betrayed by a system that continues to view women seeking termination through a lens of criminality
A Black woman living in New Zealand talks about this year's infamous episode of Real Housewives, and why it’s indicative of a broader racist culture in New Zealand we still refuse to acknowledge.
So much for ‘no tsunami’. It climbed to 4.1 metres above mean sea level on Monday, tearing a house from its foundations
Tsunami scientists have returned from Canterbury, where they found at least one spot of severe damage from the tsunami that followed the Kaikoura earthquake, and it’s a powerful reminder that you shouldn’t wait for a formal evacuation, explains Caroline Little of GNS
GeoNet have published their latest future scenarios and aftershock forecasts following the M7.8 quake that struck early on Monday morning.
The Kaikoura earthquake lifted long strips of coast out of the sea on Monday morning, in parts as high as two metres. Natalie Balfour of GeoNet explains what's going on.
‘There are more earthquakes to come’: NZ’s geology experts on what we know and the chances of another big one
A massive magnitude-7.5 quake centred near Hanmer has led to at least two deaths, caused widespread damage and triggered tsunami alerts. GNS explains what we know so far about the science behind the disaster, and what to expect now.
Kevin Keepa went from busking for loose change on Wellington's Lambton Quay to winning fans' hearts on The Voice Australia. To mark the release of the Koi Boys' debut album, he tells his story.
In the US, our incarceration mania is a catastrophe – why on earth would New Zealand try to copy it?
Three American prison experts were in NZ when Judith Collins announced a $1bn boost in the corrections department and 1,800 more jail beds. An expansion to an approach that even Bill English calls a ‘moral and fiscal failure’ is a huge mistake, they write.
A Black woman living in New Zealand talks about this week’s episode of Real Housewives, and why it’s indicative of a broader racist culture in New Zealand we still refuse to acknowledge.