5:09 PM.The government has announced it won't grant any more offshore oil and gas permits, a move the Green party is claiming as a win. But National says it will send 'a chill down the spine of NZ… Read moreVideo, Audio
5:17 PM.New Plymouth mayor Neil Holdom says the government's announcement on oil and gas permits is a 'kick in the guts', while local businesses say they feel let down. But not everybody is upset at the move.
5:40 PM.A teacher who assaulted their own child but was still working at an early childhood centre is one of a record number of official complaints about ECEs in 2016. RNZ Education Correspondent John… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:08 PM.Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones says the government's announcement to not issue any more oil and gas permits shows it is meeting international obligations the previous government… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:15 PM.Some Aucklanders still recovering from Tuesday night's storm could be in for a second hit tonight with severe gales and thunderstorms forecast, and a possibility of coastal tornadoes. Video, Audio
6:23 PM.McCartney burst onto the international scene with her bronze medal at the Rio Olympics two years ago. Now she heads into Friday's pole vault final as the top ranked vaulter in the Commonwealth. Video, Audio