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New Zealanders begin ‘gun buyback’ prompted by Christchurch mosques shootings

Wellington, July 13: New Zealanders have begun giving once again their semi-automatic weapons as a major aspect of a buyback plan following a boycott after...

NZ Christchurch attack suspect Brenton Tarrant pleads not guilty to all...

New Zealand, June 14: The suspect in New Zealand's two Christchurch attacks occurred in March, has on Thursday pleaded not guilty against all charges levelled...

NZ PM Ardern announces withdrawal of troops from Iraq by next...

Wellington, June 11: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has on Monday announced the withdrawal of the nation's troops from Iraq by June 2020. NZ has...

US President Trump proposes ‘merit-based’ immigration system

New York, May 17: United States President Donald Trump has proposed a sweeping change to the immigration system to make it "merit-based" favouring professionals...

US refuses to join NZ-led ‘Christchurch Call’ to curb online extremism

Washington DC, May 16: The United States has on Wednesday refused to join an initiative led by New Zealand which aimed at boosting tech firms...

World tech giants vows support for NZ Christchurch Call to counter...

San Francisco, May 16: Tech giants like Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Amazon have come out in support of New Zealand's Christchurch Call...

US President Trump to unveil new immigration proposal aiming at boosting...

Washington, May 16: United States President Donald Trump on Thursday will unveil a new immigration proposal that would move the country toward a more...

FM Samaraweera says Sri Lanka does not need foreign armies post...

Colombo, May 15: Sri Lanka has no requirement to bring in the US Army or armies of other countries in the aftermath of the Easter...

UN chief Antonio Guterres vows global plan to combat rising hate...

Christchurch, May 14: United Nations (UN) secretary-general Antonio Guterres has said on Tuesday he aims to develop a global plan to fight rising hate speech...
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US President Trump hosts 2nd Iftar dinner at White House to...

Washington, May 14: United States President Donald Trump has hosted his second annual iftar dinner at the White House and said it's "been a...