8:47 AM.A former chief executive at the Maori Language Commission says the Prime Minister has let tangata whenua down by not using a Maori greeting at the opening of the Rugby World Cup; The Maori party… Read moreAudio
7:42 AM.Pike River's unsecured creditors could vote as early as this week on whether to accept a deal for an early payout of debts, totalling millions of dollars, following the Pike River disaster. Audio
7:28 AM.The Police Assistant Commissioner, Grant Nicholls has told the Royal Commission investigating the Pike River Mine tragedy some men may have survived the first blast in mine on November the 19th last… Read moreAudio
7:21 AM.The Auckland Chamber of Commerce says the Auckland Council got it grossly wrong when it estimated that 50-thousand people would turn up to celebrate the Rugby World Cup opening in the central city. Audio
7:09 AM.One in five New Zealand children experience significant deprivation that compromises their health, their education and their future according to a new report put out by the Child Poverty Action Group.
6:27 AM.The Maori party co-leader Tariana Turia says the government needs to tackle the cause of rheumatic fever, not just the symptoms; A former chief of the Maori Language Commission says the Prime… Read moreAudio