A plague epidemic in Madagascar has become responsible for the death of 57 people, with cases of the highly infectious disease doubling to a total 561 cases over the last week, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). / AP
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Steve Hansen comments on the state of world rugby, in the context of a close game against Scotland. "Everyone back home was telling us they were getting bored with us being dominant so maybe they need to go and have a cup of tea and think about that."
Politicians, celebrities and the NZ Mounted Police will join horse riders and walkers in nine regions in a bid to educate motorists about safely sharing the road with vulnerable road users. The event took place at Dairy Flat, where Auckland journalist Karen Rutherford was severely injured and her horse killed last year. / Video by Brett Phibbs