Live news updates: March 12

Kim Dotcom being interviewed via Skype at the South By South West Interactive festival in Austin, Texas. Photo / Supplied
Kim Dotcom being interviewed via Skype at the South By South West Interactive festival in Austin, Texas. Photo / Supplied

Keep up-to-date with today's news at home and abroad with nzherald.co.nz's news blog, which is updated throughout the day.

The blog, compiled daily by the Herald's online staff, will include today's essential stories, news snippets and links, as well as previews of upcoming events and the day's best photos and videos.

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