06:39 Maori leaders will gather today to discuss the arrangements for next year's Waitangi Day commemorations.

05:49 Thomas Oliver has won the 2016 Silver Scroll for his song 'If I Move to Mars' at the ceremony held last night.

05:23 The Postal Workers Union says it's watching the case of a postie who allegedly dumped, or hoarded, around 3000 items of mail in Wellington

05:22 Police are investigating an incident where a laser was pointed into the cockpit of a passenger plane flying over Wellington last night

05:21 At least one person has died and 108 people are injured after a passenger train crashed inside a New Jersey train terminal.