"Elimination was important because we didn't have vaccines. Now we do, so we can begin to change the way we do things.” New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.
This law was hurried through the New Zealand parliament after an Islamic State inspired extremist stabbing attack took place in the city of Auckland.
After US Saudi embassy evacuated; while N Zealand Czech sends plane for its staff and S Korea shuts its embassy temporarily. Kabul
The travel restriction comes after New Zealand recorded 23 new positive coronavirus cases in managed isolation on Thursday, of which 17 came from India
The rally was held on Sunday in Pakistan’s Sann to demand nationhood for the Sindh Province, reports claimed
Dr Gaurav Sharma takes oath in New Zealand’s indigenous Maori too
The leaders of the APEC member nations have also agreed to usher in investments to revive their coronavirus-battered economies.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern inducted five new ministers into her executive today. Priyanca was elected first as a MP to the Labour Party in September 2017
With most votes counted, Ardern's liberal Labour Party was winning 49% of the vote compared to 27% for its main challenger, the conservative National Party.
The election had been scheduled for Sept. 19 but will now be held on Oct. 17. Under New Zealand law, Ardern had the option of delaying the election for up to about two months.
Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-old Australian, is currently in a high-security prison, undergoing tests to determine if he is mentally fit to stand trial.
The engagement comes after a trying time for New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, who has been widely praised for her response to the March 15 Christchurch mosque shootings, which claimed the lives of 51 Muslim worshippers.
The government of New Zealand will amend the gun laws with Prime Minister Ardern expecting to have the new legislation in place by April 11.
On Wednesday morning, hundreds of mostly Muslim mourners gathered at a cemetery not far from Linwood Mosque, the second of the two places of worship targeted.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said her office received a 'manifesto' from the gunman suspected of killing 50 people in two Christchurch mosques minutes before Friday's attack.
A horrific video shot by the gunmen who carried out the mosque massacre was live-streamed on Facebook before being removed by the company.
The high commission confirmed on Sunday that five Indians were killed in the attack.
The nation's firearms laws are lax compared to neighbouring Australia, which enacted a strict gun control regime in the wake of a similar massacre in 1996.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.