12:00 PM.Labour reveals its education policy. Winston Peters says Treasury has been forthcoming with an evaluation on Covid lockdowns. The Wallabies get to train during quarantine.
Nicola Wright has the news.
12:12 PM.Labour is promising to extend pay parity for all early childhood teachers if re-elected, but would scrap plans to extend its fees free policy beyond the first year of tertiary study..
Chris Hipkins… Read more Audio
12:15 PM.Prison officers have discovered drugs and cellphones being smuggled into Rimutaka Prison.
The contraband - which included 1-and-a-half grams of methamphetamine, more than 50-grams of cannabis, and… Read more Audio
12:18 PM.The government has eased quarantine restrictions to allow the Australian rugby team to train while they're quarantining in New Zealand.
The Wallabies coach, Dave Rennie, had complained about the lack… Read more Audio
12:20 PM.Consumer confidence is the lowest in a decade.
Emma Hatton has te pūronga pakihi. Read more Audio
12:28 PM.New Zealand Rugby discusses a 10-week move to Australia.
Barry Guy has te pūrongo hakinakina. Read more Audio
12:35 PM.The Waikato A&P Show, due to get underway next month, has been cancelled due to the uncertainty around COVID-19.
Eric Frykberg has nga korero e pa ana ki te taiwhenua. Read more Audio
12:43 PM.New Zealand could be the first country to require the financial sector to report on climate risks under a new regime proposed by the Climate Change Minister.
The mandatory reporting system would… Read more Audio
12:46 PM.More than one million people took part in Te Wā Tuku Te Reo Māori - the Māori language moment, which made it the largest celebration of te reo in history.
He tohu i te rā me te hāora i tāpaetia ai e… Read more Audio