5:07 PM.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has ramped up her rhetoric during her visit to Australia, telling her counterpart Scott Morrison that his government's policy of deporting convicted Kiwis to New Zealand… Read moreAudio
5:11 PM.UPDATE 17:35: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has confirmed the Covid-19 case being tested in NZ is positive. A person in their 60s is in Auckland Hospital. They are a permanent resident to NZ and had… Read moreVideo, Audio
5:47 PM.Plans to commemorate last year's terror attack on March 15 risk re-opening emotional wounds, say Christchurch's Muslim community, as they explain there's no tradition of marking anniversaries in… Read moreAudio
5:50 PM.Tauranga's Mayor Tenby Powell calls for "bold leadership to take the city forward" and delayed rate rises in recent years has forced him into some difficult decisions to pay for its rapid growth.
6:11 PM.Political reporter Jo Moir joins the programme live from Sydney, where Jacinda Ardern has met with Scott Morrison to condemn Australia's treatment of Kiwis there - both those who follow and transgress… Read moreVideo, Audio
6:30 PM.One case of Covid-19 coronavirus has been confirmed in New Zealand. Health Minister David Clark and Director General of Health Ashley Bloomfield have held a press conference discussing the case.