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Interfaith memorial bike ride brings Christchurch together

"We lost 50 but found 5 million New Zealanders."

Ardern donning a hijab in the wake of the attacks.

Artist of mural of Ardern hits back at critics

Loretta Lizzio hasn't let hate bring her down.


Watched his father die but told he wasn't a victim

Yama Nabi lost his father at Al Noor Mosque but isn't eligible for ACC coverage for mental anguish.

Both domestic and international flights have been affected.

Weather: Multiple Christchurch flights cancelled due to heavy fog

Both domestic and international flights have been affected.

Those who took part in climate change protests on Friday wanted to deliver a message to those in power.

Chlöe Swarbrick addresses climate change protesters from Parliament steps

Students delivered a message to those in power.

Watch: Why do stores run out of chicken? And why is the thickshake machine always broken?

KFC delivery is back and bigger than ever

But it's not for everyone.

Jay Michael Harding-Reriti appearing in court via video link.

Man pleads not guilty after explosive devices found at property

He faces six charges, including possessing a handheld IED.

Newshub National Correspondent discusses the new face of white supremacy in New Zealand.

When is a T-shirt not a T-shirt?

We need to understand white supremacists' strategic use of double meaning, writes Sophie Bateman.

Amanda Gill started the North Canterbury Chicken Rescue in 2017.

The woman on a mission to save abandoned chickens

After dropping the kids at school, Amanda Gill is off chicken hunting.

Hayden Anthony Gray, 32, appeared in court today.

Man jailed for 10 years after fatally shaking 4-week-old baby

"Life will never be the same again."


Scant signs of meaningful change in Silicon Valley - expert

"I don't think anything they've announced so far would have changed what happened in Christchurch."

North Canterbury Chicken Rescue says it needs as many volunteers as possible to save the chickens.

Chickens 'will be shot' if not removed from dumping site

They have been identified as "pests" by the land's owner.

An image of the proposed mural from GoFundMe.

Massive Jacinda Ardern image painted in Australia

It shows her hugging a Muslim woman in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks.

A Christchurch man posted security footage and images of his caravan being stolen on social media.

Watch: Thieves drive off with man's caravan

"No amount of locking will stop determined thieves."


Alleged Christchurch gunman shouldn't face terrorism charge - legal expert

A former law professor says it's a "feel good charge" that could jeopardise the trial.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern spoke to The AM Show.

Christchurch attack hero denied ACC help gets Ardern's attention

The PM has asked officials to reach out to her.

Jill Keats on The AM Show.

Christchurch mosque attack hero denied help from ACC

She says her treatment in the wake of the attacks has been hard to take.


Compassion needed for Christchurch attack witness

ACC ignores woman who "wasn't directly shot at", writes Duncan Garner.

There's a long history of murders and abuse before the Christchurch attack.

Revealed: How white supremacists terrorised NZ for decades

There's a long history of murders and abuse before the Christchurch attack.

A Newshub-Reid Research Poll shows the majority of New Zealanders want abortion decriminalised.

Anti-abortion protesters confront public outside Christchurch Hospital

It comes just days after Alabama cracked down on abortions.