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 police have charged the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with engaging in a terrorist act, the first time such a charge had been brought in the.. Reuters - Published
New Zealand police say they have charged the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with engaging in a terrorist act, the first time such a charge had been brought in..
U.S. President Donald Trump participated in a dinner for the National Day of Prayer in Washington D.C., saying he mourned for Christians recently murdered during the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka..
Duke of Cambridge expresses sorrow to families on visit to Christchurch attack mosque. Kensington Palace shared a video on Twitter of the duke speaking to women and Imam Gamal Fouda. The duke was later..
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The Duke of Cambridge has met five-year-old Alen Alsati after being injured in the Christchurch mosques terrorist attack on March 15. Alen woke from a coma earlier this week and she is now recovering..
According to Reuters, New Zealand will grant permanent residency to survivors of the Christchurch shootings. Last month, a suspected white supremacist assaulted two mosques in New Zealand, killing 50..
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..
Facebook announced new restrictions on live video streaming exactly two months after the Christchurch massacre. Meanwhile, international leaders are holding a summit on curbing online hate speech and.. CBS News - Published
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tightening rules around its livestreaming feature ahead of a meeting of world leaders aimed at curbing online violence in the aftermath of the Christchurch massacre. Reuters - Published
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 France that seeks global support.. Reuters - Published