For the first time, a Māori state house tenant has been appointed to the Housing NZ board. Disability activist and lawyer Dr Huhana Hickey looks to bring a new perspective to the director role.
Ngāti Raukawa player Te Paea Selby-Rickit helped lead the Southern Steel to victory, defeating Silvermoon Tactix 59-56 at ILT Stadium Southland in Invercargill last night.
Award-winning author and wairua practitioner Wiremu Niania says it's time for rongoā Māori and Māori healing practices to be recognised alongside western practice in our healthcare system.
The youth group responsible for pushing for the Zero Carbon Act says a key focus of the Act should be to engage with iwi and recognise Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Climate change and water access for marae were some of the key concerns the youth of Waimana conveyed to Waiariki MP Tamati Coffey. It's his first official visit as a member of parliament to the valley, which has a population of little over 500.
The tournament starts this weekend and assistant coach Cory Sweeney says the team is “exactly where they need to be”.
An advocate for the homeless has been doing her best to provide for the less fortunate around South Auckland. Liz Kiriona says a collaborative approach by all community services would provide a better outcome for those in need.
Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu and the Peter McKenzie Project have together funded a new initiative to be led by social innovation hub Tokona Te Raki
At the end of the Super Rugby season, teams will farewell some of their star players. Some, like the Chiefs' Charlie Ngatai are be hoping that won't be this weekend.
Rotorua leader and councillor Trevor Maxwell has been honoured with the Minister of Local Government Excellence Award for his outstanding contribution to local government.
The Ringatu faith is now 150 years old. Hundreds of followers converged onto Rangiwaho Marae near Gisborne to reflect on this unique Christian faith and the teachings of its founder, Te Kooti. What does Ringatu look like in 2018 and can it survive?