Jacinda Ardern supports transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard to be included in Olympic team

New Zealand’s PM throws her support behind transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard and argues she has every right to be included in the Tokyo Olympic team By Australian Associated Press Published: 07:43 BST, 22 June 2021 | Updated: 07:43 BST, 22 June 2021 Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has backed the selection of trailblazing athlete Laurel Hubbard … Read more

Australia and New Zealand agree quarantine-free travel bubble

Australia and New Zealand have agreed a quarantine-free ‘travel bubble’ that will take effect from April 19, New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said. The neighbouring nations, which have closed borders to the rest of the world in efforts to eradicate Covid-19, will allow people to travel from one country to the other without … Read more

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern raises minimum wage and increases its tax on the rich to 39%

New Zealand raises its minimum wage to $20 an hour and increases its tax on the rich as Jacinda Ardern carries through with her election promise The changes will impact up to 175,000 of the nation’s lowest earning workers Kiwis working a 40-hour week on minimum wage will pocket an extra $44 a week New … Read more

Jacinda Ardern vows to finally start making wedding plans with fiancé of two years Clarke Gayford

Jacinda Ardern vows to start planning her wedding TWO YEARS after her fiancé proposed – as huge events keep derailing the couple’s plans Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford are set to finally start planning their wedding Ms Ardern said while she’s been busy it was ‘about time’ they plan the big day The pair got … Read more

Jacinda Ardern vows to finally start making wedding plans with fiancé of two years Clarke Gayford

Jacinda Ardern vows to start planning her wedding TWO YEARS after her fiancé proposed – as huge events keep derailing the couple’s plans Jacinda Ardern and Clarke Gayford are set to finally start planning their wedding Ms Ardern said while she’s been busy it was ‘about time’ they plan the big day The pair got … Read more

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern shares throwback photo as a student

Jacinda Ardern was once a bright-eyed young student nicknamed ‘Aunty Jack’ who dreamed of becoming a police officer like her father. She would have to settle for Prime Minister of New Zealand instead. The popular leader, now 40, visited her childhood school Morrinsville Intermediate on Thursday to celebrate its 50th Jubilee. She was shocked to … Read more

St Patrick’s Day: Prince William, Kate Middleton, Joe Biden and other world leaders mark occasion

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge praised the ‘friendship between the UK and Ireland’ as they joined world leaders in a St Patrick’s Day video message for the Irish government. Prince William, 38, started off the couple’s message by speaking in Irish Gaelic, saying: ‘Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh’, meaning ‘Happy St Patrick’s Day’. Kate, who wore … Read more

Jacinda Ardern under fire for criticising worker for failing to isolate as Auckland enters lockdown

Jacinda Ardern has come under fire after publicly calling out a KFC worker for heading into work instead of self-isolating after coming into contact with Covid-19. The New Zealand prime minister has been praised for her handling of the pandemic, with the island nation suffering few cases, but there are now fears of a new … Read more

Jacinda Ardern says she WON’T be apologising to Auckland Covid-infected KFC worker

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has refused to apologise after calling out the sister of a student infected with coronavirus for going to work at a KFC rather than self-isolating. The woman worked at the fast food chain’s restaurant in Botany Downs in Auckland’s eastern suburbs on February 22 and 23 three days before … Read more

Jacinda Ardern throws Auckland into another week long lockdown after just ONE new case of Covid-19

Jacinda Ardern throws Auckland into another week long lockdown after just ONE new case of Covid-19 By Alana Tindale For Daily Mail Australia Published: 08:48 GMT, 27 February 2021 | Updated: 08:53 GMT, 27 February 2021 Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern has announced Auckland will go into lockdown for one week, after just … Read more