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A Paris-based architectural company wants to bring the burned Notre Dame cathedral into the future.

Solar-power design proposed for Notre Dame

Fit with crystals that transform light into power.

Simon Bridges on The AM Show.

'Good' to have Christian allies on-side - Bridges

But he's aware not all church-going folk would want to vote for Alfred Ngaro.

Judith Collins says she wasn't aware of rumours her colleague Alfred Ngaro might be quitting the party to form his own.

Alfred Ngaro to set up Christian conservative party - report

Judith Collins says she knows nothing, but calls it an "interesting idea".

It is the worst outbreak of violence in the country since the Easter bombings.

Curfew in Sri Lanka after violence against mosques

It's the worst outbreak of violence since the Easter bombings.


Warnings about threat from white supremacists were ignored - Imam

Mosque Imam suspects there were three visits from extremists.


How much will be paid to Christchurch attack victims revealed

Victim Support has faced criticism for the speed at which payments were made.


Victim support releases plan for terror attack victims

"Today, I am seeking to dispel any uncertainty."

Watch: Catholic Church still abusing children in New Zealand - former victim.

Pope declares bishops will be held responsible for covering up abuse

Clerics must now report any cases to Catholic Church superiors.

Watch: Brian Tamaki defended his controversial tweets on the Islamic call to prayer.

'Extremely disgusting': Church's anti-abortion billboard appalls Kaitaia locals

"We are stronger together and you've just pulled a whole bunch of people apart."

Watch: Aziz Al-Sa'afin explains what you need to know if you're visiting a mosque.

Worldwide first for new security system at Al-Noor Mosque

The technology uses artificial intelligence to detect a weapon and alert police.

COLOMBO, SRI LANKA - APRIL 21: An inside view of the St. Anthony's Shrine after an explosion hit St Anthony's Church in Kochchikade in Colombo, Sri Lanka on April 21, 2019. According to reports at least 129 people killed and over 200 injured in blasts during the Easter Sunday service at churches and hotels as worshippers attended Easter services. (Photo by Chamila Karunarathne/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Persecution of Christians reaches genocide levels

Christianity is at risk of disappearing in the Middle East.


Hero killed trying to stop Christchurch terrorist gets highest award for bravery

After his son was shot, Naeem Rashid rushed at the gunman.

Israel Folau.

Rugby's D-Day arrives as Folau prepares for battle

The Wallabies fullback has his code-of-conduct hearing with Rugby Australia.

A group of men sitting in the back of a pick up truck.

Six people killed in attack on Burkina Faso church

The country has recently seen a rise in Islamist violence.


Govt won't ban criticism of religious groups - Ardern

A review of free speech laws is underway.


Pope calls on hairdressers to stop gossiping

He said gossiping isn't the Christian way.

Watch: Newshub spoke to Jordan Peterson fans outside his second Auckland show.

Jordan Peterson 'witch-hunted' out of university gig

He blamed the university's "continual, quasi-Marxist assault" on the "foundational ideas of our culture".

John Battersby on The AM Show.

Don't let terrorists dictate where you can worship - expert

"It's as safe now as it ever was."

Ryan Bridge questioned Katie Hopkins over why she only tends to condemn Muslims.

Hopkins attacks Ardern for 'putting others first'

"I think it was overdone."

New Zealand flag and a gavel on a sounding block

Teen granted bail for sharing objectionable material from Christchurch terror attack

He's also charged with behaving in a threatening manner.