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    Santner helps New Zealand level series

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:27am on November 04, 2019

    Chris Jordan’s all-around brilliance could not prevent New Zealand from securing a series-levelling 21-run victory against England in the second Twenty20 International of the five-match...

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    NZ awards for police who captured Christchurch shooting suspect

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 01:09am on October 17, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern handed bravery awards to two police officers in a private ceremony on Wednesday for risking their lives to capture...

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    Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year award

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 06:15pm on July 19, 2019

    After ripping the heart out of New Zealand's bleary-eyed cricket fans on Sunday with a man-of-the-match performance in the Cricket World Cup final, England all-rounder...

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    NZ players make sombre homecoming

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    A group of rueful New Zealand players touched down on home soil on Thursday, still coming to terms with the gut-wrenching defeat to England in...

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    New Zealand to withdraw troops from Iraq next year

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:10am on June 11, 2019

    New Zealand will withdraw its troops from Iraq by June next year, prime minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday, ending a mission that helped train...

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    Plunge in migration deepens NZ labour shortage, chokes businesses

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on May 29, 2019

    New Zealand pub owner Chris Dickson worries his staff is overworked. He expected employment visas for two new overseas workers to be approved weeks ago,...

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    NZ begins inquiry into Christchurch’s mosques massacre

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 01:24am on May 14, 2019

    An inquiry into Christchurch’s mosques shooting massacre began hearing evidence on Monday, as New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern prepared to co-host a meeting in...

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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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    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...