1 Dec 2010

Top Stories for Wednesday 1 December 2010

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 1 December 2010

Business slumps for Pike River contractors;Advice from expert crucial in recovery of miners' bodies;Christchurch City Council left holding white elephant;Australian apple industry to fight to keep NZ apples out;Farmers bracing themselves for drought;FIFA denies bung taking in the 1990s;Leaks suggest China losing patience with North Korea;UN climate talks - Can they deliver?