As New Zealand's Covid-19 death toll rises, Iranian-Kiwi Ardi Alemi recalls the 2020 outbreak, a period of death and suffering for his family in Iran.
The world No.1 was deported from the country following a global drama over his vaccination status.
Leigh James Pattinson has jailed for at least 18 months after choking a woman until she passed out.
The chemical company's CEO made derogatory comments about the Kiwi chef in April.
Choking someone is now its own criminal offence and removing a condom during sex without consent is illegal under new Tasmanian laws.
"Don't forget the forgotten Australians," the NZ First leader suggested.
The Australian Medical Association's vice-president said the country never "had this huge layer of Covid patients in hospital at the same time as having a proper flu season".
The former Australian PM resigned after Saturday's election loss.
The man allegedly pretended to be a wedding guest on eight different occasions.
Former Black Caps skipper Daniel Vettori will make a switch to Australia's set-up after being appointed as one of Andrew McDonald's new assistants.
Some poisonous mushrooms look similar to edible wild mushrooms from Europe and Asia.
Labor will immediately begin working to implement its agenda, Australia's new Prime Minister says.
The Refugee Action Coalition alleges there have been a series of suicides and suicide attempts at the Villawood detention centre.
He was seen celebrating as he prepared to move out of the official Sydney residence of the PM.
On his trip to Japan the new prime minister will be meeting with US President Joe Biden.
Anthony Albanese is the only child of a single mother who raised him on a pension in gritty inner-Sydney suburbia.
The Greens co-leader commented on results where many pro-climate change action candidates were successful.
The election might have been a win for Anthony Albanese, but it shows the discontent amongst voters, writes Australia correspondent Andrew Macfarlane.
Voters have turned their backs on One Nation founder Pauline Hanson.