16:06 Wellington Police are concerned for the safety of 17-year-old Tumanako Tawhaki, who has been missing for almost a month.
15:52 World powers have agreed to a Syrian ceasefire within a week. It comes as the Syrian army advances on Aleppo, backed by Russian air strikes.
15:50 The New Zealand sharemarket is taking less of a hit amid the global market turmoil that has seen sharp declines in Britain and the US.
15:08 Christchurch City Councillor Jamie Gough has escaped disciplinary action over another bout of boozy bad behaviour.
15:07 Labour is backing calls for harsher penalties to be imposed on drivers involved in high-speed pursuits.
Thu, 16 Aug 2012
Dame Edna - "Stupid Noise!"
Just one of many of Dame Edna's greatest hits: "Stupid Noise".