Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce is in Jakarta on a mission to win greater certainty for the live cattle trade with Indonesia.
MPs threatening to cross the floor if sugar got a bad deal in the TPP should realise the capacity for further trade in the future, Barnaby Joyce says.
The number of annual suicides in New Zealand has risen to a record, with a rise in male suicides and a fall in female.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull insists Australia stood up for itself during negotiations on the Pacific trade deal which was secured overnight.
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce will travel to Indonesia for talks with his ministerial counterparts and industry leaders from both countries.
The thick, toxic smoke haze coming from forest fires in Indonesia has forced Malayasia to close most of its schools for two days to protect the children.
Tourism NZ says it is 'extremely disappointed' to realise one of its promotion videos features a driver on the wrong side of the road.
Hunderds of passengers, including Air New Zealand's chairman, were left stranded in Hong Kong Airport overnight.
The spotlight is on PM Malcolm Turnbull as the lobby against detention and deportation of Kiwi criminals grows.
Talks aimed at finalising a trade deal between Australia, the United States and 10 other Pacific Rim countries have reportedly been extended.
Searchers are tracking a signal from the mobile phone belonging to the pilot of a DHC-6 Twin Otter plane missing in eastern Indonesia.
Another parcel bomb has exploded in the southern Chinese town of Liucheng just one day after a series of bombs killed at least seven people and injured 51.

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The Australian consulate-general in Bali will open its memorial garden to the public for the 10th anniversary of the 2005 Bali bombings.
A series of package bombs exploded in the southwestern Chinese city of Liuzhou on Wednesday, state television reported, killing at least three people.

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