|NZ dollar tumbles vs euro as Draghi talks up European economic outlook|
The New Zealand dollar dropped to a two-week low against the euro after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi talked up the prospects for Europe's economic recovery and signs that inflation is stirring
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 8:45am 'Urgent' freshwater search under way in Wellington
The capital's fragile freshwater supply is set to become less of a worry, with hydrogeologists looking for emergency supplies under the city.
© 2017 RadioNZ 8:35am Wall Street drops, stocks slide
Equities on both sides of the Atlantic fell as central bank chiefs signalled an easing of monetary stimulus. Speaking in London, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen did little to suggest US policy makers have altered plans for a...
© 2017 NZ Herald 8:35am Rachel Smalley: America's Cup nationality clause hurts Kiwi sailors
We've held the America's cup for just one day but already Team New Zealand is looking to the defence of the Cup and what rule changes they may introduce.The campaign to defend the Cup started the moment the big cat crossed the line...
© 2017 NZ Herald 8:35am Fire on school field in Bay of Plenty
The Greerton Fire Service was called to a small fire on the Merivale School field this morning.Northern Fire Communications shift manager Megan Ruru said the call-out was received at 6.44am and one fire engine responded. The fire...
© 2017 NZ Herald 8:25am England U21 2-2 Germany U21 (3-4 pens)
England are denied a place in the European Under-21 Championship final as they lose a gripping semi-final against Germany on penalties.
© 2017 BBCWorld 8:25am Qatar 'facing indefinite isolation' from neighbours
Gulf countries might 'ultimately, simply disengage from Qatar', a UAE spokesman says.
© 2017 BBCWorld 8:25am