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Peru beats New Zealand 2-0 to capture last World Cup berth

Peru beats New Zealand 2-0 to capture last World Cup berth

Emotional Peru advanced to the World Cup for the first time since 1982 by defeating New Zealand 2-0 on Wednesday, goals by Jefferson Farfan and Christian Ramos sealing the last ticket to Russia.

Australia should accept New Zealand offer to resettle refugees: UNHCR

Australia should accept New Zealand offer to resettle refugees: UNHCR

The UN refugee agency on Tuesday urged Australia to accept New Zealand's offer to resettle 150 refugees from an abandoned Australian-run detention centre in Papua New Guinea ...

New Zealand mourns after 'First Cat' run over by car

New Zealand mourns after 'First Cat' run over by car

The prime minister's office confirmed that the ginger and white rescue cat, also described by Jacinda Ardern as the PM (Prime Moggy), died in an accident on Tuesday.

Australia snubs New Zealand offer to take refugees

Australia snubs New Zealand offer to take refugees

Australia on Sunday snubbed New Zealand's renewed offer to resettle 150 refugees held at remote Pacific camps, despite the closure of one detention centre in Papua New Guinea.

Australia asylum protesters struggle in PNG camp

Australia asylum protesters struggle in PNG camp

Refugees barricaded inside a shuttered Australian detention camp in Papua New Guinea were becoming "distraught and depressed", detainees said on Friday, as New Zealand renewed an offer to resettle some of them.

NZ offers to take 150 refugees from Manus Island

NZ offers to take 150 refugees from Manus Island

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern reiterated Thursday her predecessor's offer to take 150 refugees from the Australian-run Manus Island detention centre in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

India pip New Zealand in thriller to clinch series

India pip New Zealand in thriller to clinch series

India beat New Zealand by six runs in the third and final one-day international in Kanpur on Sunday to take the series 2-1.

New Zealand's PM-designate makes climate change priority

New Zealand's PM-designate makes climate change priority

Jacinda Ardern gave a glimpse about what the country can expect from the new coalition, with policy agreements to be released early next week.

Australia, New Zealand send help for Vanuatu volcano evacuation

Australia, New Zealand send help for Vanuatu volcano evacuation

Australia dispatched a naval vessel to Vanuatu on Saturday to help the South Pacific nation evacuate all 11,000 inhabitants from the northern island of Ambae as an erupting volcano ...

New Zealand parties try to woo kingmaker after poll stalemate

New Zealand parties try to woo kingmaker after poll stalemate

Both of New Zealand's major political parties moved to open coalition negotiations with maverick MP Winston Peters on Sunday after the country's general election stalemate left him in the position of kingmaker.

New Zealand polls close after nail-biting race, record numbers vote in advance

New Zealand polls close after nail-biting race, record numbers vote in advance

New Zealanders went to the polls on Saturday after the most hotly contested race in recent history, with changes to the country's openness to migration and trade and the central bank's approach ...

Australia accuses NZ party of dirty tricks over citizenship

Australia accuses NZ party of dirty tricks over citizenship

The Australian government accused a New Zealand opposition party of conniving to bring it down by revealing that Australia's deputy prime minister is a New Zealand citizen, and thus ineligible to sit in parliament.