16:22 Intense pressure on the country's 1st XV stars could be enticing some to take performance enhancing drugs, according to a top rugby school.

16:19 A young boy's been badly injured by an exploding petrol can in Porirua north of Wellington this afternoon.

16:18 PM John Key's playing down the impact of the Brexit vote on NZ markets when they re-open on Monday. World markets dived sharply after the vote

16:15 Waikato police are gradually piecing together the details of how a late-night bout of boy-racing left four young people dead.

11:24 Britain's vote to leave EU has triggered a sharp decline in global stocks, with the British pound closing at its lowest level in 31 years.

Fri, 21 Jan 2011

Helicopter plunges into the ocean 5km from Whangarei

Marcus Lush speaks to Grant Harper, a Whangarei man who alerted rescuers to the coordinates of a crashed helicopter pilot, and to John Funnell, CEO of Helicopter Services BOP Ltd, about the helicopter rescue in Whangarei yesterday.

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