12:00 PM.National MPs converge on Wellington for a crunch leadership vote The latest list of MPs' expenses show a massive jump in Todd Muller's recent spending on travel and accommodation.
Nicola Wright… Read more Audio
12:11 PM.The challenge has been issued and National MPs now have just one day to decide who they want to lead the party into the September election.
Bay of Plenty MP and relative unknown, Todd Muller, will… Read more Audio
12:14 PM.Councils across the country are having to deal with an increasing number of unpaid and defaulted rates, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The problem is being discussed by Auckland Council at their… Read more Audio
12:17 PM.Many bars are opening today for the first time in eight weeks - the last of the sectors allowed to open under Alert Level 2
It means people can once again head out and have a beer or glass of wine… Read more Audio
12:17 PM.Pay television operator SKY is the latest company to tap shareholders for cash to strengthen its finances.
Andrew McRae has the business news. Read more Audio
12:26 PM.The former Warriors star, Shaun Johnson, says the club needs some special treatment from the NRL.
Clay Wilson has sport. Read more Audio
12:35 PM.Dairy farmers look set to get slightly less for their milk in the season just ending and quite a lot less for the season starting next month.
Eric Frykberg has the rural news. Read more Audio
12:42 PM.Rescue teams are continuing the search for two missing trampers in rugged terrain in the Kahurangi National Park, and there's some hope they're still alive.
Jessica O'Connor and Dion Reynolds, both… Read more Audio
12:44 PM.A first of its kind mapping resource has just been launched, which will help iwi unlock and prioritise conservation projects.
The Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research resource will allow people to see… Read more Audio