22:11 6 boys aged 10-13 have been killed in Turkey after a fire caused by a suspected electrical fault engulfed the dormitory of their religious school.

20:44 An oil spill in Whangarei Harbour appears to have stemmed from a system failure aboard a cargo ship. It will be monitored overnight.

20:07 Labour says TV3 presenter Heather Duplessis-Allan should be praised, not raided by police for exposing a loophole in our gun laws.

20:06 A 23 year old woman has admitted stealing almost 100 unmarked exam papers from Otago University. She'll be sentenced in February.

20:06 Police officers in Palmerston North will use iPhones to record video statements from victims at the scene of some family violence incidents.

Mon, 22 Nov 2010

Todd Russell, Beaconsfield Mine collapse survivor, on the Pike River situation

Martin Devlin speaks to Todd Russell. Todd survived the Beaconsfield Mine collapse in Australia in 2006. He speaks to Martin about the situation faced by the 29 trapped in Pike River Coal Mine, as rescue attempts are held off by the conditions in the mine.

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