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    ‘I was surprised by the question’, says Ardern

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on May 07, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she was surprised when her long-time partner proposed to her over the Easter holidays and has...

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    NZ PM to marry longtime partner

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 01:15am on May 04, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is engaged to her longtime partner, fishing-show host Clarke Gayford, after a proposal over the Easter holidays, her spokesman...

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    Papua New Guinea PM faces no confidence vote

    Agence France-Presse. Port Moresby | Updated at 12:41pm on May 03, 2019

    Three more ministers resigned from the Papua New Guinea government on Friday—leaving Peter O’Neill’s eight-year premiership hanging by a thread. O’Neill—who is expected to face...

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    NZ PM Jacinda Ardern engaged to longtime partner

    Reuters. Wellington | Updated at 11:03am on May 03, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is engaged to her longtime partner Clarke Gayford after a proposal over the Easter holidays, her spokesperson said on...

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    Man charged over possession of explosives in Christchurch

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 01:52pm on May 01, 2019

    A man in Christchurch was charged in court on Wednesday with possessing explosives, ammunition and offensive weapons a day after police found a suspected explosive...

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    Bomb found, one held in Christchurch

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 02:14pm on April 30, 2019

    New Zealand police found a suspected bomb and ammunition Tuesday in a vacant lot in Christchurch, the scene of last month’s mosque shootings which killed...

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    New Zealand police red-faced as 11 guns stolen from station

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:29pm on April 26, 2019

    A burglar stole 11 guns from a police station in New Zealand, some of which were surrendered to authorities in the aftermath of the mass...

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    New Zealand offers residency to families of mosque victims

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 12:12am on April 25, 2019

    New Zealand opened a two-year window Wednesday for people directly affected by the Christchurch terror attacks to apply to stay permanently in the country.The special...

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    One dead after Australia shooting outside nightclub

    Agence France-Presse . Melbourne | Updated at 11:57am on April 14, 2019

    A security guard is dead and another man is fighting for his life after a drive-by shooting outside a popular Melbourne nightclub, police said Sunday,...

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    ‘Scared’ Muslims avoid Christchurch mosques a month after attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 02:06am on April 13, 2019

    Four weeks on from the New Zealand mosques massacre, the Christchurch Muslim community was struggling to get worshippers to overcome their fears and return to...