5:13 PM.Keeping with tradition, the Governor-General came to Parliament this morning to tell MPs about the new Government's priorities over the next three years, in what's known as the speech from the throne.
5:31 PM.The government will consider if more can be done to protect workers from companies that go into liquidation, such as ensuring they will be paid for the work they have done. John Campbell reports. Read moreVideo, Audio
5:55 PM.The Prime Minister's cat Paddles became a social media star world-wide, but died last night after being hit by a car. The First couple suggested anyone upset by her death to donate to the SPCA. Turns… Read moreVideo, Audio