15:41 Six months after turning down an application to fund the life-saving melanoma drug Keytruda, Pharmac has now announced it's reconsidering the move.

15:39 A Christchurch consultant has come up with a new solution to Auckland's homelessness problem. Put those in need into old, disused cruise ships.

15:28 MPs are campaigning for NZ's State Highway One to be renamed Captain Cook highway.

15:25 UK's Irish embassy has been inundated with citizenship enquiries as Brit citizens try to remain in the EU. 6M Brits eligible for an Irish passport.

15:20 Newly released figures from Statistics New Zealand show the richest New Zealanders are more wealthy than ever

Wed, 30 May 2012

The familes of the Pike River miners have given up the fight to retrieve the bodies of their men

The decision was made at a meeting in Greymouth last night - family spokesman Bernie Monk told RadioLIVE about how this difficult decision was made. Bernie says that if they had the information they received last night from Solid Energy, this decision would have been made 14 months ago. 31 May 2012

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