23:15 A powerful 6.8 earthquake has rocked central Myanmar, only hours after the 6.2 earthquake that shook Italy.
21:55 Dozens of people have been killed in Italy's devastating 6.2 quake, with search efforts to free buried people underway.
21:12 Fire-staff are still fighting to extinguish a blaze that has claimed a life in Fielding.
17:24 Daybreak in Italy has revealed the extent of the devastation following a powerful earthquake in the central region of the country.
17:22 A man has been taken to Christchurch Hospital after being crushed by a digger at a worksite in Mt Pleasant shortly after three o'clock.
Thu, 02 Aug 2012
America's Cup - So far so good as "New Zealand" is put through its paces