16:18 There are calls for official Waitangi Day commemorations to be taken on the road.

15:51 2 arrested over Glenfield liquor store assault

14:30 The search is on for a glider missing since yesterday evening in Otago.

13:22 At least 130 people are trapped beneath the rubble of an apartment building that's collapsed in a powerful earthquake in southern Taiwan.

13:21 Bay of Plenty meat plant warns workers there'll be serious consequences if they don't turn up for work tomorrow.