8:09 AM.After days of frustration and mounting anger, there's finally been a positive development at Pike River overnight, with rescuers managing to restart a robot stuck in a tunnel since yesterday. Audio
7:12 AM.In Greymouth, the families of the 29 trapped mineworkers are becoming increasingly frustrated with the lack of progress in the rescue, Superintendent Gary Knowles is leading the rescue operation. Audio
6:40 AM.With the Pike River disaster now into its sixth day the families of the 29 missing mineworkers, who were caught up in the explosion at the mine, are still no nearer to finding out the fate of the men.
6:00 AM.Still no breakthrough in the Pike River miner rescue. North and South Korea trade artillery fire, in a disputed border region and the death toll from the Cambodian panic stampede continues. Audio