Radio New Zealand


Cleaning up after storm begins

A slip in Karori.

Work crews will be out in many parts of the country on Friday morning, making a start on the problems caused by Thursday's storm. The CBD in Greymouth is closed and about 30 people were evacuated from their homes.

Updated 3 minutes ago

Queen presents money in Maundy service

The Queen distributes Maundy money during a Royal Maundy Service at Blackburn Cathedral.

The Queen presented purses of money to pensioners at the traditional Royal Maundy Thursday service at Blackburn Cathedral in Lancashire. The service dates back more than 800 years.

Updated 16 minutes ago

Weather affects Poppy Day sales

Anzac poppy.

The Returned & Services Association says fewer poppies were probably sold on the street this year because of the rough weather.

Updated 16 minutes ago

POWER PLAY, with Brent Edwards

Brent Edwards, Political Editor

Voters deserve a rational economic debate, not polemic and rhetoric.