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Explained: What is New Zealand's Zero Carbon Law, what does it aim to achieve?

According to the New Zealand government, this is the first legislation in the world to make a legally binding commitment to living within 1.5 degrees Celsius of global warming.

New Zealand's Speaker wins hearts online after babysitting for another MP in Parliament

Little Tūtānekai Smith-Coffey was brought into the House of Representatives by his father, the Labour MP for Waiariki, on his first day back at work since taking paternity leave.


When Travel Closes Minds

Pakistanis are returning from abroad radicalised, not anglicised as before.

Dalai Lama lauds PM Jacinda Ardern for compassionately handling aftermath of NZ terror attack

Responding to a question at a press conference here, he also said New Zealand serves as a "living example" for others as to how to respond with calmness and compassion in the wake of such incidents.

New Zealand: Banning of manifesto raises free speech debate

The manifesto written by the suspect in the New Zealand mosque attacks has been banned by the country's chief censor for encouraging terrorism and justifying acts of cruelty

New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles after Christchurch terror attack

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she expects the new laws to be in place by April 11 and buy-back scheme will be established for banned weapons.


Christchurch mosque shooter who killed 50 likely acted alone

Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-old Australian man, appeared in the Christchurch District Court yesterday charged with one count of murder. He entered no plea and was remanded in custody until April 5.

Christchurch attack: Jacinda Ardern pitched New Zealand’s charms. Now, she speaks of its pain.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Adren is being tested by the worst mass murder in the country's modern history.

New Zealand Christchurch mosque shooting: Can only be described as a terrorist attack, says PM Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand Christchurch mosque shooting: "We are potentially still dealing with an evolving situation. And again, as I say, across multiple sites. Please be assured, though, the police are actively managing the situation. Agencies are already convening in Wellington.," Prime Minister Arden said.