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Coronavirus ‘currently eliminated’ in New Zealand

New Zealand says it has stopped community transmission of Covid-19, effectively eliminating the virus.

Christchurch mosque shootings: Gunman pleads guilty to 51 murders

Brenton Tarrant, the man accused of deadly attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch a year ago has pleaded guilty to 51 charges of murder.

New Zealand volcano: Police call off search for missing pair

Police in New Zealand are calling off the search for two bodies still missing after the White Island volcano.

White Island volcano: New Zealand troops airlift bodies off island

Six bodies have been airlifted off the White Island volcano in New Zealand out of eight believed to have been left there after Monday's volcanic eruption.

White Island volcano: Rescuer tells of ‘Chernobyl’-like scene

A paramedic who flew to New Zealand's White Island to rescue tourists after Monday's volcanic eruption has said the scene was like something out of "the Chernobyl mini-series".

At least one Malaysian dead in NZ volcano eruption

The High Commission of Malaysia in Wellington, New Zealand confirmed that at least one Malaysian is dead after the White Island volcano erupted on Monday.

New Zealand White Island volcano: 5 dead, 8 missing after eruption

New Zealand police have confirmed that five people have died and eight are missing after White Island volcano erupted on Monday as tourists visited.

Anti-social penguin crowned New Zealand’s Bird of the Year

An endangered yellow-eyed penguin, hoiho, has won New Zealand's coveted Bird of the Year competition after two weeks of intense campaigning.

Christchurch attack: Brenton Tarrant pleads not guilty

The main suspect in the Christchurch attacks in March, Brenton Tarrant, has pleaded not guilty to all charges.

Mujahid condemns attack on New Zealand mosques

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa strongly condemned the shootings today at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, which has left 40 people dead.