12:33 The man who shot and killed two Work and Income workers in Ashburton is appealing his conviction and life sentence.

12:21 A child advocacy group says poverty is a contributing factor to abuse and it's time we acknowledged the stresses faced by many families.

12:15 One person's fighting for their life and another has serious injuries in Hutt Hospital after a head-on collision.

11:54 The new Children's Commissioner faces calls to address New Zealand's appalling child abuse rates.

11:37 Wall Street has continued its slide after Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union.

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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