25 Sep 2013

Top Stories for Wednesday 25 September 2013

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 25 September 2013

There are fears the death toll from a powerful Pakistan quake could still rise, A first America's Cup race is almost guaranteed today but stengthening winds could put paid to a second, Wild weather around the North Island overnight has cut power to thousands and forced evacuations, Opposition parties blame low staff morale at the Department of Conservation for a resignation and leaks to the media.