5:09 PM.Re-offending rates by New Zealanders being deported back here from Australia are on the rise. As Nita Blake-Persen reports, more than 40 percent of deportees have been charged with an offence since… Read moreVideo, Audio
5:12 PM.Striking junior doctors are demanding that the Health Minister step in and sort out their deep employment row. Resident doctors began a five-day strike today, which district health boards say will… Read moreVideo, Audio
5:25 PM.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced $16 million will go towards fixing the issues with the census and preventing them happening again. Meanwhile, Stats NZ says it will begin to release details… Read moreVideo, Audio
5:41 PM.Simon Bridges' leadership will be in the spotlight tomorrow when National MPs return to Parliament from a two-week break. Our Political Editor Jane Patterson joins Checkpoint live to discuss the… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:08 PM.It will take months to catch up on the thousands of surgeries and appointments cancelled due to a five day junior doctors' strike that started today. Lisa Owen interviews the district health boards'… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:16 PM.Thousands of households across Canterbury and Banks Peninsula are without power tonight. Orion spokesperson Linda McGregor says the power company may not be able to restore power to everyone tonight.
6:21 PM.The neighbour of a family involved in a deadly car accident in Taupō at the weekend says they were a beautiful family with very well-behaved children. Ivan Myers spoke to reporter Andrew McRae. Video, Audio