17:07 A measles outbreak is spreading across Waikato, with 15 cases now confirmed and another 12 under investigation.
17:07 A Danish tourist who mistakenly shot a Whio - a rare and endangered native duck - has been ordered to pay $10,000.
16:07 A fire in Christchurch's Port Hills is believed to have been started by fireworks. Almost 20 hectares of vegetation was destroyed.
15:57 Auckland police are hunting a prowler who has been taking photos and videos of people through the windows of their homes in Grey Lynn.
15:25 There is a state of emergency in Canada's Alberta province as a massive bushfire rages. 88,000 Fort McMurray residents have been evacuated.
Thu, 29 Mar 2012
Foreign service restructure will get back on track - McCully