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Watch: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern for continuing interview despite earthquake

May 26, 2020 10:08 am

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was interrupted by a 5.8 magnitude earthquake during a live television interview. But she continued with the interview.

Unmoved by earthquake, New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern carries on with TV interview

May 25, 2020 5:16 pm

Jacinda Ardern interrupted Newshub host Ryan Bridge to tell him what was happening at the parliament complex in the capital, Wellington.

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May 22, 2020 10:54 am

Jacinda Ardern is setting an example, dealing with coronavirus crisis with openness, clarity and empathy.

New Zealand reports zero domestic cases of coronavirus as lockdown eases

April 28, 2020 8:59 am

New Zealand's 5 million residents were subjected to one of the strictest lockdowns in the world in response to the coronavirus pandemic, with Ardern shutting down much of the country from March 26.

TV presenter's cake tribute to New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has the world in splits

April 18, 2020 12:52 pm

New Zealand TV presenter and comedian Laura Daniel said she wanted to express her admiration for the prime minister and decided to bake a cake that resembled Jacinda Ardern during a show.

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern wins hearts after saying 'Easter Bunny' is essential worker

April 07, 2020 2:14 pm

The New Zealand Prime Minister said that the Easter Bunny and Tooth Fairy were exempt from the restrictions but warned children that they may not be able to go everywhere.

New Zealand decriminalises abortion

March 19, 2020 4:42 pm

New Zealand is the latest nation in the world to loosen abortion restrictions, following South Korea's high court decision to overturn the country's abortion ban and Ireland's legalisation via referendum.

New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern starts election year with big infrastructure spending pledge

January 29, 2020 11:23 am

Ardern, whose Labour Party's popularity has dropped in recent months although she remains the favourite leader candidate, announced on Tuesday that the Pacific nation would go to the polls on September 19.

New Zealand volcano erupts: 'No signs of life' on island after disaster 'waiting to happen'

December 10, 2019 9:33 am

'Whakaari', as it is known in the Maori language, is New Zealand’s most-active cone volcano, built up by continuous volcanic activity over the past 150,000 years, according to New Zealand science agency GeoNet.


Greta Thunberg, Boris Johnson, Carrie Lam, K Sivan: Global newsmakers of 2019

January 01, 2020 11:30 am

From Sanna Marin who took oath in December as Finland's Prime Minister to Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg being named Time Magazine’s 2019 Person of the Year, 2019 has been an eventful year. Here is a recap of the year in photographs