Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region. The Christchurch urban area lies on the South Island's east coast, just north of Banks Peninsula. It is home to 404,500 residents, making it New Zealand's third-most populous city behind Auckland and Wellington. The Avon River flows through the centre of the city, with an urban park located along its banks.
New Zealand's national security threat level has been revised down to medium after it was raised to high in the wake of a mass shooting in Christchurch on March 15 that killed 50 people, the prime.. Reuters - Published
Business Insider reports New Zealand's new ban on many types of firearms went into effect on Friday after the government overwhelmingly passed legislation earlier this week to prohibit certain types of..
MPs in New Zealand have voted to pass a gun reform bill that seeks to ban semi-automatic weapons and assault rifles, less than a month after deadly attacks on two mosques in Christchurch that left 50..
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Australia's Senate censured Senator Fraser Anning on Wednesday for the independent right-wing lawmaker's comments that New Zealand's mosques massacre was a result of letting "Muslim fanatics" migrate..
In the wake of the Christchurch shootings, New Zealand's failure to track hate crimes is under new scrutiny. The country has received many requests to do so from local and international agencies over..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said that the company was looking to restrict live video following the streaming of footage of the Christchurch massacre on its..
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says that she welcomes Facebook's decision to ban praise, support and representation of white nationalism and white separatism on its social media platforms...
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who was praised at home and abroad for her handling of the Christchurch mosques shooting last month, received her highest approval rating since taking office.. Reuters - Published