10:22 The United States and China are looking at expanding sanctions after North Korea's latest rocket launch.

10:21 The Royal New Zealand Navy begins a year of celebrations of its 75th anniversary today.

10:20 The boss of the Waitangi National Trust, Greg McManus is completely baffled by claims of mistreatment of precious artefacts.

09:07 Two people face court this week, charged over the bashing of a 61-year-old woman at a liquor store on Auckland's North Shore.

08:54 New Zealand has joined other members of the UN Security Council for an emergency meeting after North Korea's long-range rocket launch.