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Pilot captures plane's narrow escape from lightning strike at Christchurch airport

The photo, clicked by a pilot at the Christchurch Airport, shows the bolt of lightning striking the ground, near an Emirates A380 Airbus aircraft.

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.


LiveChristchurch terror attack LIVE UPDATES: Protesters gather in Turkey after NZ mosque shooting

New Zealand Christchurch terror attack LIVE updates: The New Zealand police said that they have apprehended four people in connection to the attack, while one person has been charged with one count of murder.

In New Zealand’s Rotorua town, vents in the ground puffing out clouds of steam are a common sight

Pohutu is famous for being the most reliable geyser when it comes to eruptions, with eruptions that last for several minutes to hours.

New Zealand passes 'zero carbon' law to combat climate change

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said countries are not moving fast enough when it comes to combating climate change. "We're here because our world is warming. Undeniably it is warming," Ardern said. "And so therefore the question for all of us is what side of history will we choose to sit on."

James Vince's first T20I fifty to New Zealand's struggling batsmen: Highlights of the first T20I

The first T20I between New Zealand and England was highly anticipated since it was the first clash between the two teams since that dramatic World Cup 2019 final, but it turned out to be a one-sided affair.


Jimmy Neesham has had enough of losing to England at World Cups

There are three words Jimmy Neesham never wants to hear again - England, World Cup and 2019. New Zealand's famed All Blacks lost their Rugby World Cup semifinal to England on Saturday.

New Zealand PM Ardern, Trump discuss gun control in first formal meeting

"It was a conversation around our (gun) buy-back and the work we had done to remove military-style, semi-automatic weapons and assault rifles," Ardern said

Six Chinese tourists feared dead in crash of bus in New Zealand

Liang Zhi, a diplomat from the Chinese Embassy in New Zealand, said that they understand the bus was carrying the driver, a tour guide, and 23 tourists, most of them from the Sichuan province.

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.

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Lives forever changed by Christchurch shootings

Burying loved ones brought relief to many families, but reminders of their losses are never far away, from an empty seat at a dinner table to the prospect of Ramadan celebrations in a few weeks.

Christchurch mosque shootings: New Zealand lawmakers vote in favour of new gun laws

New Zealand lawmakers on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly in favor of new gun restrictions during the first stage of a bill they hope to rush into law by the end of next week. The bill would ban the types of weapons a gunman used to kill 50 people at two mosques last month.


Christchurch shootings: Countries around the world mourn for victims

Heartbroken New Zealanders lit candles and placed flowers at makeshift memorials set up in the city of Christchurch in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history.

Attacker guns down 49 in two New Zealand mosques, carnage livestreamed on social media

Mass shootings in New Zealand are exceedingly rare. The deadliest in modern history occurred in the small town of Aramoana in 1990, when gunman David Gray shot and killed 13 people following a dispute with a neighbor.

England vs New Zealand: England blitz into World Twenty20 Final

England made its way into the ICC World Twenty20 Final with a seven wicket win over New Zealand on Wednesday.

England vs New Zealand: England, New Zealand sweat it out ahead of semi-final clash

England and New Zealand will lock horns against each other to register a semi-final berth in New Delhi on Wednesday.


Pakistan vs New Zealand: Martin Guptill, spinners help Black Caps secure semis berth

Martin Guptill scores quick-fire 80 before spinners respond in fine fashion to help New Zealand beat Pakistan by 22 runs.

Aus vs NZ: New Zealand bowlers shine in gloomy Dharamsala

New Zealand come up with another inspiring performance to defend 142 and beat Australia by 8 runs.

India vs New Zealand, World T20: After colours, it turns Black in Nagpur

New Zealand shock hosts India by with a 47-run win as spinners take nine wickets for them.

India, New Zealand hit the nets before World T20 opener

India practice at the nets in Nagpur before their World T20 opener against New Zealand on Tuesday.

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England Beat New Zealand To Make World T20 Final

Opening batsman Jason Roy struck a career-best 78 as former champions England stormed into the World Twenty20 final with a seven-wicket romp against New Zealand on Wednesday.

England vs New Zealand ICC World Twenty20 Preview

England take on unbeaten New Zealand in Delhi in the first semi-final. Winner seals place in the Final to be played on Sunday.


Japanese carmaker Nissan showcases future technology

Yokohama/Los Angles, Jan 21 (ANI): Japanese carmaker Nissan recently invited 59 journalists, bloggers and car club members from six countries in Asia and Oceania. As part of the Nissan 360 Asia and Oceania event, the guests visited the global headquarters of Nissan in Yokohama city. Participants from Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, New Zealand and Australia joined together to experience what Nissan is all about. Starting from the Nismo Festival held at Fuji racetrack, where 35,000 Nissan race fans congregated at the foot of Mt Fuji. Nissan 360 event is aimed for the participants to get know and experience a wide perspective about the Nissan brand. The event's theme is "Discover Nissan" - Guests experienced firsthand new and future product and technology through the six-day-long program. Participants experienced Nissan heritage tours at the memorial cabinet in Japan's Zama city. The Nissan 360 event program has been designed to understand Nissan from all destinations - its past, present and future. Participants also received the state-of-the-art technology introduction in Nissan Advanced Technology Development Center. The test ride was the showcase of Nissan's latest and greatest vehicles for both road and track use as well as concept models that will soon hit the roads. The Nissan 360 event has received a very favorable reception from the participants. Nissan will to continue the event to communicate and promote to the motor fans.