5:07 PM.Police launched a massive anti-terror raid in Sydney today claiming to have foiled a plot inspired by an Islamic State leader to carry out random public beheadings of people snatched off the street. Audio
5:21 PM.The lawyer for the Kaitaia man accused of drugging, raping, and photographing tourists at his backpackers lodge is attacking the police and the media for creating what he calls hysteria over the case.
5:43 PM.The Financial Times says Peter Goodfellow promised co-operation with a Chinese anti-corruption unit investigating the former deputy mayor of Guangzhou, who's been detained on bribery and corruption… Read moreAudio
5:47 PM.The director of the Maori Business Programme at Victoria University says she is devastated the course is facing closure. The University says it's proposing to close down the programme, due to… Read moreAudio
6:54 PM.The people of Ngati Porou are mourning the death of a nationally respected cultural adviser, Amster Reedy; The Maori Business Programme at Victoria University is facing the possibility of closure; An… Read moreAudio