11:17 One of the first real estate companies to get July sales figures out for Auckland and Northland says the average price is 25 per cent up on a year ago
11:16 The number of commercial vehicle sales have slumped, reflecting the weakening economy.
10:24 Aust border authorities say their tip-off to Papua New Guinea played a part in the rescue of slaves aboard a Thai fishing boat.
10:19 Forecasters are predicting winds in Wellington will hit 140 kilometres an hour and the gales might also be felt in Marlborough and Wairarapa.
10:19 A severe weather watch has been issued for Nelson and much of the North Island warning of very heavy rain this afternoon and tomorrow.
Sun, 26 Aug 2012
Fear of Music, Talking Heads, Grant Smithies