7:08 AM.The Iranian president has hit back against Britain, France and Germany after they triggered an unprecedented bid to curb Iran's nuclear programme, by warning European soldiers "may be in danger" if… Read moreAudio
7:39 AM.Russia's government has resigned and President Vladimir Putin has proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could prolong his stay in power in a series of unexpected moves in Moscow overnight.
7:44 AM.New Zealand's former champion discus-thrower, Beatrice Faumuina, has been appointed to the Sport New Zealand Board. Faumuina's appointment to the role tips the gender scales creating a 5- 4 female… Read moreAudio
7:53 AM.A week-long wananga aiming to protect the unique Ngapuhi mita or dialect will come to an end today. Te Taumata Wananga reo, which began on Sunday, has seen some of Te Tai Tokerau's most reknown te reo… Read moreAudio
8:06 AM.Former world discus champion Beatrice Faumuina says she wants to give something back after being appointed to the board of Sport New Zealand. Faumuina represented New Zealand at four Olympic and five… Read moreAudio
8:42 AM.A New Plymouth business owed hundreds of thousands of dollars by the failed oil and gas company Tamarind Taranaki is calling on the Government to force its Malaysian-based parent company to sell its… Read moreAudio
8:55 AM.Young New Zealanders aren't planning to give up the fight against climate change any time soon, with secondary school children expected to strike in the lead-up to this year's general election.
8:57 AM.NASA says the smoke from Australias bushfires will travel a full circuit around the globe. The massive inferno's have already coloured the skies of New Zealand and South America. Hundreds of fires… Read moreAudio