13:29 Health practitioners are pleased with the success of a programme aimed at dropping rates of rheumatic fever in Northland.
13:28 The head coach of the Wellington Lions is taking a strong stance against violence towards women.
13:26 Education Minister Hekia Parata will represent New Zealand at the state funeral of former Israeli president Shimon Peres.
13:26 Russia's emphatically denying an international report which has found it was responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH-17.
13:24 New Zealand's use of renewable energy reached a record 40-point-one-per-cent of total