Māni Dunlop hosts RNZ's midday current affairs programme, including RNZ News, business, rural and sports news, plus the long-range weather forecast and Worldwatch.
Monday to Friday, Midday - 1pm
12:46 PM.The National Party has just announced it would create a $100-million tourism fund if elected later this year.
The fund, which would be run by a board appointed by the Tourism Minister, would require… Read more Audio
12:43 PM.The Government is opening up its Defence Force wallet again - digging deep - spending more than $1.5 billion dollars on new Hercules planes.
Five Lockheed Martin Super Hercules will replace the… Read more Audio
12:35 PM.The government is backing plans to give a new lease of life to Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre near Masterton.
Eric Frykberg has the rural news. Read more Audio
12:28 PM.There's more injury woes for the Warriors ahead of tonight's NRL clash.
Joe Porter has sport. Read more Audio
12:20 PM.A financial regulator takes ANZ to court.
Andrew McRae reports. Read more Audio
12:15 PM.A former police officer is appalled to hear police who took part in the Armed Response Teams trial failed to document their call-outs properly, or not at all.
Police were expected to record how each… Read more Audio
12:10 PM.It's been a day of mourning in the United States, as thousands upon thousands of people turned out for a memorial service for George Floyd in Minneapolis.
The service was televised live across the… Read more Audio
12:00 PM.A memorial service for George Floyd - we speak to an American civil rights activist. Further criticism of the police armed response teams trial.
Anna Thomas has the news. Read more Audio
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