12:00 PM.National lays out its transport spending plans; The three strikes law labelled cruel and ineffective.
Nicola Wright has the news. Read more Audio
12:12 PM.National has announced a mammoth $31-billion infrastructure package to fix the country's transport network and the Auckland and upper North Island congestion crisis.
New leader… Read more Audio
12:15 PM.The Justice Minister, Andrew Little, says Labour doesn't plan to repeal the three strikes law anytime soon.
The Court of Appeal this week ruled it cannot overturn a seven-year prison sentence for a… Read more Audio
12:18 PM.Hundreds of opponents of a controversial rubbish dump proposal north of Auckland have been marching in protest through the city centre.
Waste Management has bought a block of Dome Valley land with… Read more Audio
12:20 PM.New orders drive a manufacturing sector boom.
Emma Hatton has business. Read more Audio
12:28 PM.The All Whites score a world football coup.
Stephen Hewson has sport. Read more Audio
12:35 PM.Fonterra has lowered the midpoint of its forecast farmgate milk price range for the season just ended by 5 cents.
Maja Burry has the rural news. Read more Audio
12:44 PM.A new suite of pregnancy assessment tools will help support pēpi Māori, māmā and whānau access the healthcare services they need.
The tools are supposed to make it easier for healthcare providers to… Read more Audio
12:46 PM.We have come to the end of the period of celebrating Matariki or for others, Puanga.
There have been events all around the country - including an increase in online festivities with much of the… Read more Audio
Hiwa nui, Hiwa roa, Hiwa pūkenga, Hiwa wānanga! Hiwaiterangi tēnei e korou o te manawa koronga, tēnei te āwhero o te manako nui. Horahia nuitia mai ngā hua tuawhiti mātinitini o te… Read more Audio