23 Jan 2013

Top Stories for Wednesday 23 January 2012

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 23 January 2013

Sacked ministers accept changes, will stay on as electorate MPs; Afghanistan report finds systemic use of torture; Republicans ignored in inaugural speech; Voting underway in Israel general election; Taranaki treaty settlements expected to boost region's wealth; Fire on Great Barrier still raging; and Southland council meets to discuss plans for Fiordland road.