22:29 A homicide inquiry's underway after a man's body was found at a Northland property in Ngāraratunua, north of Whangarei.

18:51 Two lovers who plotted to kill one of their spouses have been sentenced to life, and will serve a minimum of 17 years in prison.

17:51 Police boss Mike Bush faced a barrage of questions from MPs today over how best to deal with car chases.

16:24 Education Minister Hekia Parata has gone on the defensive over the $20-million overhaul of her ministry's head office in Wellington.

16:08 The Independent Police Complaints Authority has told Parliament its cash reserves have run out and it is up against a wall.

Mon, 16 Jul 2012

Three South Island highways still closed by floods

New Zealand Transport Agency Operations Manager Mark Owen tells RadioLIVE's Marcus Lush that flooding has closed several roads including three main highways that make getting to and around the South Islands West Coast a struggle. 16 July, 2012

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