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Boyd injury costly in finals, says Bennett
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 15:29

Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett says a fit Darius Boyd may have proven the difference to their NRL finals charge after being thrashed by Melbourne. Rugb...

Hamilton shopkeeper chases masked robber armed with hammer out of Hillcrest dairy
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 13:25

A Hamilton dairy worker chased a masked man wielding a hammer out of the store this morning when he tried to rob the store.The suspect, wearing a blac...

NRL players to attend Dally Ms, World Cup
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 11:26

Both the Rugby League World Cup and the Dally Ms will feature their biggest attractions - the players - after they ruled out a boycott. Rugby League

Staying at Book and Bed Tokyo
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 09:37

Eli Orzessek checks into Book and Bed, in Tokyo Getting there: It's a very short walk from Ikebukuro Station, which is on the Yamanote Line - easy...

Best weekend train/walk/bike/beer/coffee combos
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 07:37

Leonie Freeman lines up her best weekend expedition combos. At the weekend we're often looking for the following combo to do as a family - a train som...

Fuel crisis: Good progress on pipeline repairs, Refining NZ says
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:26

Repairs to the pipeline supplying Auckland Airport with jet fuel that ruptured last week and delayed scores of flights have gone well so far. The news...

Person found dead after car plunges into water
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 03:24

A person has died after the car they were driving went into the water at a beach in Canterbury.Police were notified about 9.45pm on Friday night that ...

Hot car death: The father of baby Isaiah Neil says home detention for manslaughter was too light
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 01:29

EXCLUSIVE: Shane Neil blames himself for death of his son Isaiah who was left in a hot car. But he feels social workers ignored his concerns about his...

Vancouver: Water world
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 21:24

A trip to Vancouver is not complete without a visit to its famous aquarium, writes P.K. Stowers Many people travel to British Columbia to get a taste ...

No games over Scott: Cowboys NRL coach
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:23

North Queensland NRL coach Paul Green says he's not playing games over Matt Scott's shock inclusion in his preliminary final squad to face the Sydney ...

Five of the best waterfalls in Europe
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:25

Marvel at the power of nature at these well-watered spots High Force, Durham, England This fall does what it says on the packet: pumps itself throug...

Rachel Parkin: Get on track
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:25

Europe by rail has its charms, but check the terms of your ticket booking, advises Rachel Parkin He cut an intimidating figure cloaked in shadow at Ba...

Napa: stop Taumalolo and stop the Cowboys
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:33

Sydney Roosters prop Dylan Napa says stopping Jason Taumalolo is the key to beating North Queensland in Friday's NRL grand final qualifier. Rugby Lea...

Guerra's brush of NRL fate with Cowboys
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:33

Sydney Roosters forward Aidan Guerra grew up in North Queensland, but the lack of an under-20s competition in 2005 saw him leave the region. Rugby Le...

Bill English extends condolences after man sets himself on fire outside Parliament
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:28

National Party leader Bill English says there will be a thorough review after a man set himself on fire at Parliament - and has extended condolences t...

Brisbane's Pangai no Taumalolo: McGuire
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:40

Brisbane's Josh McGuire says comparisons with Jason Taumalolo are premature for teammate Tevita Pangai Junior ahead of Friday's NRL preliminary final....

Person trapped under container in Mangere
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:28

A person is believed to be trapped under a container in South Auckland and is critically injured. A police spokeswoman said police were called to Aint...

Herald daily quiz: September 22
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:23

• App users try the quiz here. - National

Andrew Little: Labour would change victim notification laws around mental health patients
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:24

Andrew Little says if Labour wins the election, it will make sure victims are always notified when a mentally unwell offender is allowed out of care.I...

No celebrations for Addo-Carr at Melbourne
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:27

Cameron Smith has revealed winger Josh Addo-Carr was once on the nose at Melbourne due to his post-try celebrations. Rugby League

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