16:16 Students at a Dunedin flat which burst into flames, were forced to jump from the top floor. Crews rushed to a home on Carroll Street around midday.
13:54 A mass teacher shortage is leaving secondary school principals stressing about next year's options in some specialised subjects.
13:52 One person has died at the Greymouth Motorcycle Street Races. The crash happened on Herbert Street just before 11 this morning.
13:15 Auckland back Rieko Ioane has been included in the All Blacks 36 man squad for the end of year tour to the US and Europe.
13:11 A lack of cell phone coverage is hampering searchers looking for a diver, Seddon Jane, who went missing off Banks Peninsula yesterday.
Thu, 16 Aug 2012
Dame Edna - "wha?!"
Within 20 seconds Piers Morgan cops it from Dame Edna. Comedic timing at its very best.