22:38 A Somali refugee is in hospital in a critical condition after setting herself on fire on Nauru, a week after a man died from taking the same action.

20:43 The innovative Australian businessman Craig Wright has told the BBC he's the inventor of the digital currency bitcoin

20:17 Dozens of firefighters have managed to keep a blaze at a Hamilton shopping centre from spreading after the roof of a bakery caught fire.

16:11 Christchurch's historic New Regent Street has its trams back after weeks of disruption for retailers following the Valentine's Day quake.

16:08 A teenage girl and boy, who met on a social media dating app, have been charged after a West Auckland stabbing late on Friday night.

Mon, 30 Apr 2012

AUDIO: John Banks denies Dotcom "relationship", cites marriage as impediment

Friday 27th April, around 8pm and RadioLIVE reporter Frances Cook puts in a call to ACT Leader John Banks. Campbell Live had just broken the news that Kim Dotcom had donated to Banks' mayoral campaign, so RadioLIVE news were keen to speak to him. When our reporter asked Mr. Banks if "had a relationship with Kim Dotcom", his response is truly bizarre. Misconstruing our reporter entirely, ACT's only elected MP then hangs up his phone. Our reporter calls him back to clarify. Listen to what happened next here.

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