Christchurch

City in South Island, New Zealand

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Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region. The Christchurch urban area lies on the South Island's east coast, just north of Banks Peninsula. It is home to 404,500 residents, making it New Zealand's third-most populous city behind Auckland and Wellington. The Avon River flows through the centre of the city, with an urban park located along its banks.

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New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is due to meet with her Australian counterpart for the first time since the Christchurch massacre.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

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New Zealand emergency services evacuated residents near what they said was a suspected gas explosion in the South Island city of Christchurch on Friday that left..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is due to meet with her Australian counterpart for the first time since the Christchurch massacre.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

New Zealand police said on Friday there had been a "serious" incident in the South Island city of Christchurch that left a house on fire after residents..
Credit: Reuters - Published 2 days ago

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is due to meet with her Australian counterpart for the first time since the Christchurch massacre.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern is due to meet with her Australian counterpart for the first time since the Christchurch massacre.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

Gun City, which sold weapons to man accused of mosque attack, plans new outlet The New Zealand retailer Gun City, which sold weapons to the man accused of..
4 days ago • WorldNews
Just four months after the Christchurch massacre, an Australian Jewish delegation has joined others in visiting the mosques where 51 Muslim worshippers lost..
Credit: SBS - Published 4 days ago

New Zealand retailer Gun City, which sold weapons to the man accused of shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 51 people and injured dozens, has..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

Leaders of New Zealand’s Muslim and Jewish communities will be present at a ceremony on Wednesday in Christchurch.
Credit: The Age - Published 5 days ago

Exclusive: Sharp increase in concern comes in wake of atrocities in Pittsburgh and Christchurch
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Independent.ie Newsdesk Twitter Email July 13 2019 10:57 AM 0 Comments New Zealand holds first gun buyback event in wake of Christchurch shooting Independent.ie..
1 week ago • WorldNews
Gun owners have started handing over semi-automatic weapons following the Christchurch attacks.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

New Zealanders handed in their firearms as a gun buyback scheme went into operation aimed at ridding the country of semi-automatic weapons in the wake of the..
Credit: Firstpost - Published 1 week ago

Police on Saturday labeled New Zealand's first firearms buy-back event a success, after 169 individuals handed in 224 prohibited firearms in the city of..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

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