New Zealand

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‘Only in New Zealand!’: Relics found in coffee jars in rubble of Christchurch cathedral
The relics – purported to be bones of saints – were found buried in rubble of the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes

Tess McClure in Auckland

16, Apr, 2021 @6:09 AM

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An end to cigarettes? New Zealand aims to create smoke-free generation
Proposals include making sale of cigarettes to anyone born after 2004 illegal

Tess McClure in Auckland

16, Apr, 2021 @2:27 AM

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Christchurch terrorist chooses not to attend court to launch his own legal challenge
Australian gunman earlier said he wanted to start legal action over his designation as a terrorist and lack of access to news and letters

Charlotte Graham-McLay in Auckland

15, Apr, 2021 @12:00 AM

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Christchurch mosque terrorist to launch legal challenge in New Zealand high court
Gunman who was sentenced to life in prison last year and was designated a ‘terrorist entity’ has requested a judicial review

Guardian staff and agencies

14, Apr, 2021 @5:53 AM

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New Zealand emissions rise as government vows urgent action
Latest figures show increase of 2% in 2018-19 driven by energy sector and rise in methanol production

Elle Hunt in Auckland

13, Apr, 2021 @6:26 AM

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‘A lack of political courage’: New Zealand’s drug reform efforts flounder
From the outside, the country seems like a likely candidate for progressive drug laws but internally, change is proving hard to bring

Tess McClure in Auckland

12, Apr, 2021 @11:56 PM

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New Zealand’s ‘wellbeing budget’ made headlines, but what really changed?
Two years ago Jacinda Arden committed to a new mental health strategy, now the world wants to know if it has worked

Tess McClure in Auckland

10, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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New Zealand suspension of travel from India questioned amid fears of racist backlash
Community leader says: ‘We don’t feel like a part of the “team of 5 million” when Indians are singled out like this’

Tess McClure in Auckland

09, Apr, 2021 @1:29 AM

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‘Broken promise’: Pike River families urge minister to continue mission to recover victims
Families say they were ‘blindsided’ by last week’s announcement and that many opposed it

Tess McClure in Auckland

08, Apr, 2021 @1:09 AM

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New Zealand minister’s cervical cancer diagnosis prompts calls for better screening
Advocates call for for self-testing as another path to regular screening for the HPV virus that causes nearly all cervical cancer

Elle Hunt in Auckland

07, Apr, 2021 @5:30 AM

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‘Full of emotions’: trans-Tasman travel bubble to let families finally grieve, rejoice and hug
Some have missed the heartbreak of a funeral, others the joy of a pregnancy, but all are celebrating Australia-New Zealand travel

Tess McClure in Auckland

07, Apr, 2021 @3:36 AM

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The trans-Tasman travel bubble is here! Where should New Zealanders go?
With a date for the opening of the Australian-New Zealand travel bubble finally set, we can help you plan your trip

Guardian staff

06, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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