Checkpoint programme. Begins with news headlines.
The top stories:
1. The demise this weekend of one of New Zealand's top-ranking investment companies, Equiticorp, is still a mystery.
Report by Bronwen Evans
Don Trow, Professor of Accountancy, Victoria University
2. In the Cook Islands the Coalition government of Pupuke Robati appears to have been ousted by the Cook Islands Party under its leader Geoffrey Henry.
Report by Jonathan Schwass
Alex Sword, Editor Cook Island News
Geoffrey Henry, Leader Cook Islands Party
3. George Herbert Walker Bush is now officially the 41st President of the United States - after the most lavish and expensive inauguration ever.
Report by Kim Hill
Michael Kinsley, New Republican Magazine
Lesley Stone, Correspondent, BBC World Service
Robert Seagle, National Public Radio