A former beauty queen is encouraging New Zealanders to support indigenous enterprises by buying their Christmas presents from Māori businesses.
A gay Māori man has proposed to his Aboriginal Australian partner during an interview on Māori TV.
Australia has officially become the 26th country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage after an almost unanimous decision to allow two people, regardless of sex, to marry.
A young Māori mother has become an online sensation by giving advice through social media satire.
Minister of Corrections Kelvin Davis says claims that Kiwi detainees in Australia are being offered cash incentives to return to New Zealand but not receiving any monies was a matter for the Australian Government.
Australia will become the 24th country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage should they pass the Marriage Amendment Bill currently before parliament.
A Māori mother has lost a court battle to her estranged ex-partner over whether to bring their son back to New Zealand.
Rotorua is hosting its first Mural Symposium showcasing eight talented Māori and non-Māori muralists. The large designs produced by local and invited artists from around the wider Bay of Plenty and overseas will go on to be displayed around the city.
PM Jacinda Ardern says fulfilling Māori economic aspirations is a major concern for the Labour Government after winning all seven of Māori seats in September's General election. She spoke publicly at the 30th-anniversary national Māori business forum 'FOMA' in Rotorua.