Australian deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce: revealed to hold New Zealand citizenship and may be ineligible to sit in parliament under the Australian constitution, which disqualifies dual nationals. Photograph:  Lukas Coch/EPA

Australia and New Zealand have become embroiled in an extraordinary diplomatic spat over claims the New Zealand opposition colluded with the Australia(...)

Technology billionaire Peter Thiel, an adviser to US president Donald Trump, also has New Zealand citizenship. Photograph: Andrew White/The New York Times

Peter Thiel, the billionaire co-founder of Paypal, was granted New Zealand citizenship despite not meeting the usual requirements, new documents have(...)

A New Zealand Defence Force helicopter landing at Woodend after evacuating some tourists from Kaikoura. Photograph: Chris Foley/AFP/Getty Images

New Zealand emergency services and defence personnel began evacuating hundreds of tourists and residents from a small South Island town amid more str(...)

Irish construction workers were directly targeted by the New Zealand government in a recruitment drive following the two major earthquakes in Christchurch in 2010 and 2011. Photograph: Thinkstock

The chief executive of a New Zealand building company has apologised for comments he made on Wednesday where he appeared to blame Irish workers for(...)