5:12 PM.It is said the race at Flemington stops two nations but this year it was Covid-19 that brought things to a screaming halt.
There were no course spectators - no colourful flurry of fashion or flocks… Read more Video, Audio
5:18 PM.Cantabrians have been streaming into testing centres, following the emergence of a community case of Covid-19.
A health worker at the Sudima Hotel, which operating as both a quarantine and managed… Read more Audio
5:24 PM.At least two people have been killed during a terrorist attack in Vienna - with the death toll expected to rise.
Heavily armed gunmen opened fire in six different locations across the city including… Read more Audio
5:27 PM.The father of an 11-year-old girl who died in a bus crash on Mt Ruapehu, has described screams of fear when passengers realised the brakes on the bus had failed.
Hannah Francis died in July 2018… Read more Audio
5:35 PM.News from the business sector, including a market report. Video, Audio
5:38 PM.On the eve of the US election, Donald Trump and Joe Biden are sweeping through a five key states.
President Trump is visiting North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Michigan, while Joe Biden… Read more Video, Audio
5:48 PM.The two contenders for the White House have been spending the remaining hours of the US election trying to woo voters in those all important battleground states.
More than 97 million people have… Read more Audio
5:54 PM.Christchurch leaders are worried the government is walking away from its responsibilities in the city.
The Greater Christchurch Regeneration portfolio was left out Monday's Cabinet announcement, with… Read more Audio
5:57 PM.Covid-19 cases in French Polynesia have soared to more than 8,000. Projections suggests that if unchecked, the pandemic could explode and infect thousands more every day.
However, people are being… Read more Audio
6:10 PM.New Zealanders in the UK are scrambling to get home as their latest lockdown looms - but many are kissing their Kiwi Christmas dreams goodbye as managed Isolation fills up.
The UK is due to begin a… Read more Audio
6:14 PM.Property investors are being slammed for claims first home buyers are making the housing crisis worse.
It comes as house prices break records around the country and mortgage lending is at an all-time… Read more Audio
6:19 PM.The experience of an abuse survivor as they battled in court to get redress, has been played back to the Solicitor General.
The head of Crown Law, Una Jagose is in the witness box for the second day… Read more Audio