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# jacinda-ardern - Friday 19 June, 2020

Suspect on the run after New Zealand police officer is shot dead

A second officer received serious injuries during the incident in Auckland.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

New Zealand military to control borders after two new cases of Covid-19 confirmed

A 24-day run with no new cases was broken yesterday when it emerged two women who recently arrived from Britain were allowed out of quarantine.

# jacinda-ardern - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

New Zealand reports first new Covid-19 cases in 25 days

Both the new patients were recent arrivals from the United Kingdom, the health ministry said.

# jacinda-ardern - Monday 25 May, 2020

New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

# jacinda-ardern - Saturday 16 May, 2020

New Zealand PM turned away from cafe as social distancing limits capacity

Jacinda Ardern has won wide praise for her handling of the pandemic.

# jacinda-ardern - Monday 11 May, 2020

Shopping centres, restaurants and cinemas to reopen in New Zealand as easing of restrictions ramps up

The number of new cases daily in New Zealand has been in single digits since mid-April.

# jacinda-ardern - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

New Zealand eases Covid-19 lockdown measures as Ardern warns people 'to move cautiously'

Certain businesses such as construction are now allowed to reopen, but social distancing rules will still apply.

# jacinda-ardern - Monday 27 April, 2020

New Zealand to ease strict lockdown as Covid-19 numbers fall

The country reported five new cases of the virus today but has not seen widespread community transition.

# jacinda-ardern - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Explainer: Here's how New Zealand's lockdown worked and how they'll be relaxing it next week

The country has been one of the most successful in containing the outbreak, with just over 1,000 known cases.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern says she'll take 20% paycut for six months

Ardern said the move was an acknowledgement of the “hit that many New Zealanders will be taking at the moment”.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 13 December, 2019

New Zealand experts recover six bodies from toxic island after volcano eruption

Volcanic gases are still venting from the crater, and scientists have said another eruption is possible.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 28 November, 2019

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern apologises for 1979 plane crash which killed over 250 people

The Air New Zealand plane was on a sightseeing flight over Antarctica when it crashed into a mountain.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 14 November, 2019

New Zealand lawmakers vote in favour of legalising euthanasia paving the way for referendum

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has publicly stated her support for euthanasia reform.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 5 September, 2019

New Zealand measles outbreak rises above 1,000 confirm cases

Measles is a highly infectious illness and spreads very easily.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Users who have 'broken rules' will not be allowed to use Facebook Live services

“This isn’t about freedom of expression, this is about preventing violent extremism and terrorism online,” the New Zealand PM argued.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 4 April, 2019

New Zealand terror attack suspect will face 50 murder charges

Australian Brenton Tarrant is due to appear in court tomorrow.

# jacinda-ardern - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 29 March, 2019

'Racism exists, but it is not welcome here': New Zealand holds Christchurch attack remembrance service

Wearing a traditional Maori cloak, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern received a prolonged standing ovation when she took the stage.

# jacinda-ardern - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'When it's a white attacker, something happened to him as opposed to him being inherently evil'

An Irish expert explains how the “psychological autopsy” carried out after a terror attack differs depending on who the suspect is.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 22 March, 2019

'Broken hearted but not broken': New Zealanders unite in two-minute silence for mosque victims

A mass funeral was held for 26 of the victims of last week’s attack, including the youngest victim – three-year-old Mucaad Ibrahim.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Biker gangs to stand guard outside mosques during first Friday prayer service since terror attack

Gangs have said they will protect Muslims at various locations across New Zealand tomorrow.

New Zealand bans sale of assault rifles with immediate effect less than a week after mosque attacks

Jacinda Ardern announced the move as hundreds of mourners gathered for a second day for the funerals of those who died.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism

The main suspect in last week’s terror attack made a white power gesture as he appeared in court.

Syrian father and son buried in first funeral after New Zealand shooting

A total of six burials are expected to take place today.

# jacinda-ardern - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Jacinda Ardern says she'll never speak the name of New Zealand mosque attacker

The Prime Minister also said alleged gunman Tarrant will “face the full force of the law in New Zealand”.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 15 March, 2019

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques Christchurch This post contains videos

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques

Four people are in custody, including an Australian citizen described as a ‘right-wing terrorist’.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 16 August, 2018

New Zealand passes law banning sales of homes to most foreigners

The law comes after the Prime Minister vowed to make housing more affordable before her election last year.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 10 August, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland ban the use of single-use plastic bags entirely? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland ban the use of single-use plastic bags entirely?

New Zealand has become the latest in a line of more than 60 countries to ban the bags outright. Should we follow suit?

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 2 August, 2018

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returns to work 6 weeks after giving birth

Ardern’s partner, TV fishing show host Clarke Gayford, plans to be a stay-at-home dad.

# jacinda-ardern - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Prime minister hopes women giving birth while in office will no longer be 'a novelty'

Jacinda Ardern brought her newborn daughter Neve home today.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 20 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge New Zealand's leader Jacinda Ardern wore a traditional Māori cloak to meet the Queen Women In Power

New Zealand's leader Jacinda Ardern wore a traditional Māori cloak to meet the Queen

Ardern, as a woman, knew that all eyes would be on her wardrobe so she gave people a reason to look.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From The42 Tonga bans girls from playing rugby, boxing Ruling

Tonga bans girls from playing rugby, boxing

The government edict came to light last week when a team of girls from Tonga High School were pulled from a touch rugby tournament.

# jacinda-ardern - Monday 26 February, 2018

Australian interview with pregnant New Zealand prime minister condemned as 'sleazy' and 'repugnant' So Attractive This post contains videos

Australian interview with pregnant New Zealand prime minister condemned as 'sleazy' and 'repugnant'

Reporter Charles Wooley has landed himself in hot water with New Zealand viewers for his interview technique.

# jacinda-ardern - Friday 19 January, 2018

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child Labour Party This post contains videos

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child

Jacinda Ardern will become the country’s first leader to give birth while in office.

# jacinda-ardern - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'Jacinda-mania' triumphs ... a month after the election: Labour leader takes charge in New Zealand

Populist ‘kingmaker’ Winston Peters has backed Ardern – after stringing the media along all day.

# jacinda-ardern - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Sexism row in New Zealand after party leader is told public has right to know her parenthood plans

Jacinda Ardern said the line of questioning from an interviewer was “totally unacceptable”.