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Canterbury’s Carter enters record books with six sixes in an over

5 January 2020, 2:25 PM

Canterbury Kings batsman Leo Carter emulated the likes of Gary Sobers and Yuvraj Singh by smashing six sixes in an over during a Super Smash Twenty20 match in Christchurch on Sunday.

New Zealand PM Ardern steps up fight against extremist online content

14 October 2019, 11:27 AM

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced more funding and support on Monday to target violent extremist content online, just months after an alleged white supremacist livestreamed a massacre at two mosques in Christchurch.

New Zealanders hand firearms in first gun buyback scheme

13 July 2019, 11:37 AM

Dozens of New Zealanders handed in their firearms Saturday as a gun buyback scheme went into operation aimed at ridding the country of semi-automatic weapons in the wake of the Christchurch mosque attacks.


Crusaders proceed to semi-finals

21 June 2019, 1:37 PM

The Canterbury Crusaders overwhelmed Otago Highlanders 38-14 Friday to storm into the Super Rugby semi-finals and reinforce their status as favourites for a third consecutive title.

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Anger as Christchurch mosque accused pleads not guilty

14 June 2019, 8:07 AM

The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks in March smiled Friday as his lawyers entered not guilty pleas to multiple murder and terrorism charges.



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