21:14 A 4.3-magnitude earthquake has rattled Hawke's Bay, but there have been no initial reports of damage.

21:14 Two men armed with knives, who took several hostages at a French church, have been neutralised. There are reports a priest was killed.

20:28 Suicide bombers have struck Somalia's Capital Mogadishu in a double car bombing - at least 8 are dead.

16:19 National MP Maurice Williamson will bow out of politics at next year's election. The MP for Pakuranga has spent three decades in Parliament.

16:19 Farmers growing peas in Wairarapa are facing a two year ban,following the discovery of a "pea weavel" pest insect in the region.

Tue, 14 Aug 2012

Valerie Adams thought gold medal phone call was a joke

Olympic Gold Medallist Valerie Adams tells RadioLIVE's Marcus Lush she thought chef de mission Dave Currie was joking when he called her to give her the news about her gold medal. 14 August, 2012

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