The biggest stories of January 28, 2014
Jan 28, 2014
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 2, 2014
A New Zealand woman was jailed for 10 months on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Wednesday after she was caught with a half-smoked hash joint.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
A New Zealand schoolboy won the right to keep his long hair on Friday after the nation's top court combed through the merits of an often tangled case and found in his favour.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Australia and New Zealand Tuesday called on Japan to respect a UN court order banning whale hunting in Antarctic waters, after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would increase efforts to restart the commercial activity.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 19, 2014
A man appeared in a Fiji court today charged with manslaughter over the death of an Australian tourist in a boat collision off the South Pacific nation last week.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 5, 2014
The son of New Zealand's Maori king appeared in court on Monday charged with burglary and stealing surfboards in a North Island town, prompting a rare public rebuke from the indigenous figurehead.
Reuters | Friday March 21, 2014
New Zealand's highest court rejected his appeal to access evidence to be presented at the hearing.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 13, 2014
A Sikh man was found guilty of domestic violence and sexual attacks against his Indian wife by a court in New Zealand.
Reuters | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Wednesday's ruling overturned an earlier High Court decision that the search warrants were vague and materials seized were irrelevant.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 14, 2013
Victims' rights advocates in New Zealand on Thursday condemned a defence lawyer who told a rape victim she should have "closed her legs" if she wanted to avoid having sex.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 4, 2013
A court in New Zealand has sentenced two Indian origin men for defrauding a former city council in New Zealand of nearly NZ$ 850,000 ($ 676,855) over a period of 10 years.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 19, 2013
A New Zealand court today acquitted a woman of charges of murdering an Indian-origin man.
Associated Press | Wednesday August 14, 2013
New Zealand's Environment Court on Wednesday allowed Cricket Canterbury to begin construction of a stadium which will host the opening ceremony and following match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka plus two other games.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday August 7, 2013
Three foreign suppliers of infant formula, including Mead Johnson and New Zealand's Fonterra, said Wednesday that China has fined them in a price-fixing investigation.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Four men of Indian origin have been accused by a woman of raping her in turns in April 2011. She gave evidence in a court in New Zealand against the accused.
Reuters | Thursday May 16, 2013
Kim Dotcom has won the right to demand the United States hand over all the evidence in its online piracy case against the Internet entrepreneur.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 9, 2013
A court in New Zealand has given lengthy jail terms to two men of Indian origin for raping and abducting a 15-year-old girl in 2011.
Agence France Presse | Tuesday May 7, 2013
The 20-year-old, whose name was suppressed, was convicted after pleading guilty to one charge of assault and will reappear in the Christchurch District Court on June 5, the Christchurch Press reported.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 1, 2013
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) upheld the decision to award the match played in Yangon last month to New Zealand because the court was unplayable.
The Associated Press | Thursday April 4, 2013
A 37-year-old man was charged with assault and a reckless disregard for Ryder's safety, while his nephew aged 20 faced two charges of assault at Christchurch District Court.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 29, 2013
Police said they had charged a 20-year-old man and a 37-year-old relative of his with the assault and they would appear in court next Thursday.