24 May 2019, Friday | 04:22am

New Zealand

New Zealand police expect tens of thousands of firearms in guns buy-back scheme

WELLINGTON: New Zealand police expect tens of thousands of firearms to be surrendered in a guns buy-back scheme after parliament passed tough new firearm laws in the wake of the country’s worst peacetime mass shooting.

Christchurch mosque shooter to face 50 murder charges: NZ police

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand: The man accused of attacking two mosques in Christchurch last month will face 50 murder charges when he appears in court on Friday, New Zealand police said.

New Zealand PM welcomes Facebook bans on white nationalism, separatism

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday that she welcomed Facebook Inc’s decision to ban praise, support and representation of white nationalism and

Perdana Menteri New Zealand Jacinda Arden terima ugutan bunuh

Perdana Menteri New Zealand Jacinda Arden baru –baru ini telah menerima beberapa mesej ugutan bunuh menerusi ruangan sosial media Twitter.

Ini berikutan dengan sebuah posting ditujukan kepada beliau yang mengandungi imej sebuah pistol dengan mesej ‘awak seterusnya’.

PM Ardern vows mosque gunman will face ‘full force of law’

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern vowed Tuesday never to utter the name of the twin-mosque gunman as she opened a sombre session of parliament with an evoc

Hampir 30 orang maut dan 50 tercedera serangan masjid di Christchurch, New Zealand

Hampir 30 jemaah dan 50 yang lain cedera apabila seorang pengganas melepaskan tembakan rambang kepada jemaah masjid yang sedang bersiap sedia untuk menunaikan solat Jumaat.

All Blacks reveal imposing team photograph for European tour

Bottom Row: (L to R) Luke Romano, Sam Cane, Sonny Bill Williams, Jerome Kaino, Sam Whitelock, Kieran Read, Steve Hansen (head coach), Beauden Barrett, Dane Coles, Wyatt Crockett, Aaron Smith, Ryan Crotty.

Large crowds as Australia and New Zealand mark Anzac Day

Members of the public stand near the Cenotaph during the annual ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Day dawn service in Sydney, Australia, April 25, 2017. — Reuters pic

Tsunami but no damage after powerful 7.1 quake jolts New Zealand

The east coast of New Zealand was hit by a powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake before dawn Friday, generating a small tsunami, but officials said there was no significant damage or injuries.-AFP Photo

New Zealand votes to keep flag in referendum

New Zealanders have voted to keep their existing flag, preliminary results show, after a national referendum.

The referendum asked whether the flag bearing the Union Jack should be replaced by a design called Silver Fern, which won an earlier ballot.