5:08 PM.Todd Barclay announced today that he would not stand in the 2017 election, and would step down in September. Despite the controversy, the Prime Minister doesn't think it will be damaging for National.
5:46 PM.Health Minister Jonathan Coleman was forced to defend his embattled ministry in Parliament today following a major budget blunder which resulted in some DHBs being told to return some money. Audio
5:52 PM.The Lions are starting to look like a team that knows what it takes to win rugby games in New Zealand. BBC rugby journalist Chris Jones is in New Zealand following the team's progress. Video, Audio
6:08 PM.Clutha-Southland MP Todd Barclay will stand down at the election after revelations over secret recordings he is accused of making of a staffer in his Gore electorate office. Jane Patterson joins… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:20 PM.The Building and Construction Minister, Nick Smith, said there's no place in Auckland for grazing animals when there's a housing shortage. Which made us wonder, how many are there? Video, Audio