At least four people have been reported injured after a fire at a Dunedin flat where the band Six60 was formed.
Auckland Airport custom officials have seized $20 million worth of ephedrine, an ingredient to use methamphetamine.
The price of avocados have increased 139 per cent over the past year, reports say.
Nine people, some of whom are part of the Head Hunters gang have been charged with the kidnapping and death of a Thai woman.
A man who is visiting New Zealand arrived in the country carrying five live Siamese fighting fish.
A case of measles has been confirmed in teh Kaeo area in Northland, authorities have confirmed.