5:26 PM.Prime Minister John Key is rejecting the Children's Commissioner's call for a 10 percent reduction in child poverty by the end of next year - but Labour wants it to take up the challenge. Audio
5:29 PM.The Prime Minister says it is hard to put a specific figure on how many children live in poverty in New Zealand - but the Salvation Army disagrees, and meanwhile, says the problem is ever increasing.
6:11 PM.As resident doctors around the country announce strike action over working conditions, the DHBs they work for say they're mystified by the union's claims and have tried to fix the issues. Alex Ashton… Read moreAudio
6:24 PM.The first single volume history about the British invasion of Waikato since 1879 will be released this weekend. Its author, historian Vincent O'Malley, spoke to Te Manu Korihi reporter Aaron Smale. Video, Audio