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Domestically, polls show he's been a popular leader. But during each of his big moments on the international stage, he seems to attract another small insult that feeds into a wider anxiety among New Zealanders that their country just isn't much noticed or taken seriously.
In this Nov. 24, 2010 file photo, Peter Whittall, then chief executive of Pike River Coal, speaks to the media after a second explosion in the coal mines in Greymouth, New Zealand.
National house prices rose $17,475 last month to reach a $425,000 median as prices in Auckland, Canterbury/Westland, Wellington and Waikato/Bay of Plenty surged ahead to new highs.
Soroptimist International President Ann Garvie communicated that she is truly delighted to announce the outcome of the election of Soroptimist International President-Elect to Yvonne Simpson from the Federation of the South West Pacific.
The death of a toddler who was run over by a relative in a Rotorua driveway was a tragic accident, a coroner says.
As they emerged from their latest conclave in Singapore, groggy no doubt with fatigue, the trade ministers of the 12 Trans Pacific Partnership countries had no deal to brandish but claimed at least to have identified potential "landing zones" on most of the key outstanding issues.
Andrew Austin is the Herald's former chief reporter and current editor of Hawke's Bay Today.
Earlier today, India restored a ban on gay sex that had been in place - with the exception of a four year period during which it was unconstitutional - since 1861, when it was a colony of ye goode olde England.
The newly created Crown agent, WorkSafe New Zealand, which starts operating on 16 December, faces a daunting and important task.
New mum Siulolo'vao Tupou with her newborn son Daksh in the maternity ward at Middlemore Hospital.
Baldwins Intellectual Property Partner Philip Thoreau was presented with the APAA Enduring Award at a recent ceremony in Vietnam.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the constitutional validity of the penal provision making gay sex an offence punishable with upto life imprisonment.
More New Zealanders have become non-believers of religion, based on the latest Census 2013 figures.
Upon first listening to Enclosures' new album 'Scotch Mist', you'd be forgiven for thinking that you'd unearthed a long-lost Flying Nun album.
Personal income has fallen dramatically in South Auckland compared to more affluent Auckland areas, according to the latest Census data.
Live power lines and a large number of agitated bees are posing problems for motorists and emergency services following a fatal crash in Waikato this morning.
The winner of the Hillary portrait, which sold for $5600, says he will just "look at it and enjoy it".