06:48 Prince's colleagues called an addiction specialist with a "grave medical emergency" just hours before the singer was found dead.

06:06 Police expect to learn more details today about the death of Rotorua man Ian Walter White which is being treated as suspicious.

06:04 Keeping the New Zealand economy safe from internet attackers is the focus of today's inaugural Cyber Security Summit.

05:58 A wildfire raging through part of Alberta in Canada has completely destroyed 1 neighbourhood of 600 homes.

05:25 Dozens of firefighters were needed to battle a large scrub fire on Christchurch's Port Hills early this morning.

Thu, 09 Aug 2012

Employment figures are out

Statistics New Zealand said today that unemployment in New Zealand has risen in the March quarter - Chief Economist at the ANZ Cameron Bagrie explained what it means. Bagrie said that this is a bit of statistical noise however the labour market has flatlined.9 August 2012

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