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New Zealand parliament dissolved for election
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Facebook limits Messenger forwards to curb misinformation
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NZ livestock ship missing in storm off Japan
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NZ livestock ship and crew go missing in storm
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'Smile with your eyes': NZ begins mandatory masks
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NZ PM Ardern asks for smiles 'behind the mask'
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New Zealand’s PM makes a face mask in 30 seconds
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NZ shooter gets life in prison for 'wicked' crimes
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New Zealand prime minister: Christchurch gunman deserves life of utter silence
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New Zealand mosque attack survivor confronts gunman in court
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NZ PM Ardern: shooter 'will never see the light of day'
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NZ court sentences mosque shooter to life in prison
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Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole
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New Zealand mosque shooter sentenced to life without parole
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'Only fire awaits you' - families address NZ shooter
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NZ mosque shooter likely to get life in prison
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Son of New Zealand mosques attack victim confronts gunman
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Watch: New Zealand general election debateNew Zealand Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern and the National Party's Judith Collins are holding their first debate ahead of the country's general election. You can watch it here from 5pm (AEST).
New Zealand has recorded its first coronavirus death in more than three monthsThe man in his 50s is reportedly the youngest to die from COVID-19 in New Zealand.
Morrison open to taking back NZ terroristPrime Minister Scott Morrison is open to the Christchurch mosque terrorist serving his life sentence in an Australian prison.
New Zealand deputy PM Winston Peters says Christchurch terrorist should be jailed in AustraliaAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison had earlier downplayed the prospect of the gunman being put into the Australian prison system.
Scott Morrison says he has not been asked to jail Christchurch mosque terrorist in AustraliaSome have called for the judge to send the gunman back to Australia, while others have expressed their “utter rage” that the shooter responsible was a “guest to New Zealand”.
New Zealand brings back COVID-19 restrictionsNew Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern reintroduced lockdown restrictions to parts of the country after five new coronavirus cases broke the country's 100-day streak of zero community..
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Watch: New Zealand COVID-19 updateNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is speaking live with a COVID-19 update.
Watch: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to speakNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to speak shortly after the country records a new COVID-19 outbreak after 100 days with new cases.
Man awaiting deportation dies in Melbourne detention centreIt's believed the man was from New Zealand and had been in detention for about four years.
New Zealand moved to its own Stage 4 with less than 100 daily cases. Should Victoria have acted sooner?Stubbornly high levels of community transmission eventually forced the Victorian government's hand on Stage 4 restrictions.
Human-induced climate change is causing 'extreme' melting in New Zealand glaciersThe study is only the second to draw a direct link between glacier melt and human-induced climate change.
Gov't backs NZ-style Vic virus shutdownFive million Melbourne residents have awoken under New Zealand-style 'stage four' COVID-19 restrictions that have been endorsed by the federal government.
Behrouz Boochani wins freedom in New Zealand but won't stop fighting for other refugeesFormer Manus Island detainee Behrouz Boochani, who was granted a refugee visa on Friday by New Zealand, has spoken out against Australia's treatment of refugees.
Kiwis stuck in immigration detention 'hope to be next' as Australia restarts deportationsWhile the New Zealand government has expressed disappointment with Australia restarting its policy of deporting New Zealanders, some detainees say they are eager to finally return home.
New Zealand opposition leader quits after seven weeksNew Zealand's National Party leader Todd Muller said he is "not the best person to lead the party" at this time.
New Zealand furious as Australia resumes controversial criminal deportation policyOn Monday, the NZ government confirmed it was expecting around 30 deportees to arrive within days via a charter flight.
'An unforgettable emotion': Matildas players, fans euphoric after World Cup announcementMatildas players, officials and fans alike have shared their joy after Australia and New Zealand won the rights to host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.
Watch: 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup media conferenceAustralian football officials are speaking live shortly about Australia and New Zealand's successful bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.
Australia and New Zealand win bid to host 2023 FIFA Women's World CupThe FIFA Women's World Cup is heading down under.
Japan to ease entry for Vietnam, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand: reportJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the country would ease entry restrictions for people coming from Australia, New Zealand, Thailand and Vietnam, according to a Jiji news agency report on..
New Zealand tightens gun laws further in response to mass shootingNew Zealand tightened its gun laws on Thursday with a registry that it had promised after a gunman killed 51 Muslim worshippers last year in the country's worst peace-time mass shooting.
New coronavirus cases in New Zealand rattle public confidenceNew Zealand recorded on Thursday its third new case of the coronavirus this week as quarantine breaches and other failures undermined public confidence days after it declared itself among the first..
New Zealand military to oversee quarantine facilities after new COVID-19 caseNew Zealand on Wednesday said the defence force will now oversee the country's quarantine facilities and strengthen border requirements, after a slip up allowed two people with coronavirus to move..
New Zealand no longer free of coronavirus as two women test positiveIt took just eight days for New Zealand to lose its COVID-free status when two women who had been given permission to leave quarantine early after arriving from abroad tested positive for the..
Watch: SBS World News liveTonight on SBS World News, fears of a second wave of COVID-19 intensify, the Labor party in damage control over branch stacking allegations and New Zealand records new COVID-19 cases a week after..
New Zealand confirms two new cases ending coronavirus free runNew Zealand said on Tuesday that it has two new cases of the coronavirus, both related to recent travel from the UK, ending a 24-day streak of no new infections in the country.
New Zealand city takes down statue of British navy commanderA New Zealand city on Friday took down a statue of a British navy commander accused of killing indigenous Maori people in the 19th century, as global debate swirls over monuments that represent racial..
New Zealand to allow some maritime vessels, cruise ships still bannedNew Zealand said on Friday that it would allow entry of some maritime vessels as it looks to open up its economy after lifting all coronavirus restrictions earlier this week.
New Zealand says to allow entry for some maritime vesselsNew Zealand would allow entry of maritime vessels into the country where there was a compelling need, the government said in a statement on Friday.
Australians could soon travel to Pacific nations as government flags travel bubbleWith the Pacific successfully avoiding a widespread coronavirus outbreak, Australia and New Zealand's travel bubble could soon be expanded to the region.
In New Zealand, shopping, parties and big hugs mark start of 'COVID-free' lifeNew Zealanders hugged and kissed, shopped, and planned parties on Tuesday as the country took off all coronavirus restrictions for the first time in more than three months, while much of the rest of..
Ardern dances for joy after New Zealand eliminates coronavirusNew Zealand lifted all social and economic restrictions except border controls after declaring on Monday it was free of the coronavirus, one of the first countries in the world to return to..
New Zealand says coronavirus 'eliminated' and life can resume without restrictionsNew Zealand has eliminated transmission of the coronavirus domestically and will lift all containment measures except for border controls, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday, making it one of..
New Zealand says coronavirus 'eliminated', to lift most curbsNew Zealand has eliminated transmission of the novel coronavirus and will lift all containment measures except for border curbs, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday, making the South Pacific..
New Zealand says to lift all coronavirus restrictionsNew Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that all coronavirus measures in the country will be lifted from Tuesday, barring border closure restrictions, as the virus had been..
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New Zealand on course to eliminate coronavirus with zero active casesNew Zealand said on Monday it had no active cases of COVID-19 for the first time since the novel coronavirus arrived in the country, setting it on course to eliminate the disease, lift social..
New Zealand says it has no active COVID-19 cases in the countryNew Zealand has no active cases of COVID-19 in the country for the first time since February 28, the health ministry said in a statement on Monday.
New Zealand says to buy five new Super Hercules aircraftNew Zealand said on Friday that it will purchase five C-130J-30 Super Hercules transport aircraft from Lockheed Martin to replace its existing fleet.
Ukraine may grant visa-free access to citizens of China, Australia, Arab states to boost tourismUkraine is considering cancelling its visa requirement for tourists from China, Australia, New Zealand and Arab states in order to attract more visitors once lockdowns ease and bring more money into..
New Zealanders perform haka in front of US consulate for Black Lives MatterProtesters in New Zealand performed the haka outside the US consulate in Auckland in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, after the death of George Floyd in the United States last week.
New Zealand says July likely too early to resume travel with AustraliaNew Zealand rejected calls by business leaders on Thursday to restart flights to Australia within a month as too short a timeframe.
New Zealand could return to normal life as early as next weekNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday she could lift all social distancing measures to return the country to normal life, bar the international border closure, as early as next..
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September start for Australia-NZ travel bubble 'realistic', Jacinda Ardern saysTourism between Australia and New Zealand could be up and running by September under a "realistic" time frame supported by the Kiwi prime minister.
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Blueprint for Australia-New Zealand travel bubble could be submitted by next weekNew Zealand hopes to be free of all COVID-19 restrictions - though maintaining public health practices and border restrictions - by the end of June.