15:07 Black Caps fast bowler Tim Southee's quietly confident he'll be good to go on Friday for the first test v. Australia at the Basin Reserve.

15:07 The Law Commission is calling for an overhaul of the extradition process to prevent cases being constantly delayed like the Kim Dotcom saga.

15:06 Efforts are underway to rescue two men who are stuck in the mud in Auckland's Waitemata Harbour.

15:05 Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have emerged winners from today's presidential primary in the US state of New Hampshire.

14:40 Swimmers are being warned to take care after five large sharks were spotted off Peka Peka beach, north of Wellington.