16:14 A full military welcome has been rolled out for the state farewell of Sir Jerry Mateparae from the role of Governor-General.

16:13 New Zealand First will continue to pressure the Government to make a planned child sex offender register public.

16:07 First reports of casualties are coming through after a big earthquake in central Italy. An elderly couple was killed when their home collapsed.

15:43 The Australian government is surprised that Kiwis who set up new lives in Australia do not feel at home there.

15:41 People are trapped under rubble in central Italy after a powerful earthquake. There are reports of damage and blackouts near the epicentre, Rieti.

Wed, 21 Mar 2012

Defending New Zealand's teaching standards

PPTA executive Jonathan Handly-Packham defends New Zealand's teaching standards. 21st March 2012.

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