21:10 An extra time goal gives Sydney FC a 1-nil win over Wellington Phoenix in their A-league clash in the capital.

20:11 Wellington Phoenix locked nil-all with Sydney FC at halftime in tonight's A-League clash in the capital.

19:31 Explosions at a park in Japan have killed one person and injured at least three others. Two burnt out cars at the scene.

19:22 Some courses could be dropped at secondary schools around the country, because of a teacher shortage.

19:19 Reiko Ioane overjoyed at being named in the All Blacks 36-man squad for the end of year tour of the US and Europe