Delta

Two of Auckland’s Covid-19 clusters have surpassed 100 cases, making them some of the largest the country has seen since coronavirus hit in 2020. One of the clusters, on the North Shore has 130 infected...

Almost 30 new locations of interest in Auckland, Hamilton, Whāngārei and Raglan have been released, including supermarkets, petrol stations, eateries, pharmacies and a bus route. The Whāngārei locations...

A Mayor at the centre of a new Covid-19 case is calling for the Government to lock down the whole North Island as Delta seeps its way around the country. Waipa Mayor Jim Mylchreest says trying to extend...

A man who fled the Auckland Covid-19 quarantine facility yesterday has been charged with assaulting an officer and damaging a police car, and is appearing in court today. It is believed the man was isolating...

By Nita Blake-Persen of RNZ Waiheke Islanders want to break from Auckland’s lockdown and bring in a localised border. The island has never had a case of Covid-19, and locals fear that the easing...

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All non-New Zealand citizens will have to be fully vaccinated before they’re allowed to travel to New Zealand as of November 1, Covid-19 Minister Chris Hipkins has announced. “We are introducing...

GPs expect they may soon have to treat Covid-19 patients who have been told to stay home as the outbreak threatens to snowball to the extent quarantine facilities can’t cope. Dr Bryan Betty, medical...

The highly contagious Delta variant of Covid-19 is “seated” in Auckland’s gang communities and among rough sleepers, the Ministry of Health has told MPs today. “If we think about...

A VARIATION of the Delta variant that could escape vaccine protection has been detected in the UK, health officials say. It has taken on a mutation found in other variants, including that from South Africa...

Tens of thousands of overseas-based Kiwis are again trying to secure bookings in the Government’s latest release of managed isolation spots. The Government’s virtual lobby opened at 5pm today,...

An Auckland couple who sold their home have been left “homeless” after level three restrictions halted their plans of moving to their new hometown of Whangarei. Heather and Gordon Law were...

More than 30 people have been seen playing touch rugby in an Auckland park, while crowds, some unmasked, have also been seen in other parts of the city – including the city’s most high-profile...

By Hilary Russ    NEW YORK (Reuters) – The spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19 threatens the fragile recovery of U.S. restaurants, according to a report on Tuesday from the National...

Seven buses are among 10 new locations of interest added to Auckland’s list, while the total number of locations has dropped. Spanning from Tuesday, August 10 to Tuesday, August 17, the new locations...

Police have released photos of men they believe can assist their investigation into a spate of thefts at Auckland Hospitals which have targeted vehicles belonging to frontline healthcare workers. The CCTV...