New Zealand

'Despite best efforts', New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern tests positive for Covid-19

Ardern, who is fully vaccinated, said that she had been isolating at her Wellington residence since Sunday after her fiance Clarke Gayford tested positive for the virus.

May 14, 2022, 06:55 AM IST

Covid-19: New Zealand reports first Omicron BA.4 variant

Two other sub-variants of Omicron, the BA.2.12.1 and the BA 2.12.2, have also been detected in two returnees for the first time in New Zealand from travelers arriving in April, said the ministry, as per ANI.

May 01, 2022, 22:51 PM IST

IPL 2022: THIS RR pacer wins T20 International Player of the Year

Boult was awarded for his splendid run at the T20 World Cup in UAE last year where New Zealand reached the final.

Apr 12, 2022, 17:51 PM IST

ICC Women World Cup 2022: Big BLOW to New Zealand as coach Jacob Oram leaves camp

 Skipper Sophie Devine's status for the rest of the tournament remains unknown after she succumbed to an injury while running between the wickets in the match against England.

Mar 21, 2022, 14:45 PM IST

ICC Women's World Cup: England hold nerve to seal thrilling one-wicket win over NZ to stay alive in tournament

Opted to bowl first England bundled out New Zealand on 203 runs in 48.5 overs. Chasing the target of 204 runs, England achieved this by one wicket in 47.2 overs.

Mar 20, 2022, 12:29 PM IST

New Zealand: More than two dozen whales die after mass stranding at Farewell Spit

At least 29 pilot whales have died after a mass stranding at a New Zealand beach known to be a notorious spot for marine mammals deaths.

Mar 20, 2022, 12:11 PM IST

New Zealand players not focused on Test rankings, says Kyle Jamieson

Kyle Jamieson's New Zealand team mates are not focused on reclaiming the number one spot in the world test rankings, confirms bowler.

Feb 23, 2022, 15:51 PM IST

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern labels anti-vaccine mandate protests 'imported'

Claiming inspiration from truckers` anti-vaccine mandate demonstrations in Canada, the protesters have also blocked several streets around parliament with their trucks, vans and motorcycles.

Feb 14, 2022, 08:48 AM IST

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern cancels her wedding due to new Omicron restrictions

"My wedding will not be going ahead," she told reporters, adding she was sorry for anyone caught up in a similar scenario.

Jan 23, 2022, 09:12 AM IST

New Zealand tour of Australia 2022 postponed due to Covid-19 protocols

New Zealand tour of Australia scheduled from January 24 to Febuary 9 has been postponed due to Covid-19 protocols, confirmed by both countries cricket boards. 

Jan 19, 2022, 13:30 PM IST

Bangladesh vs New Zealand: 'We showed we can', says Tamim Iqbal after Bangladesh's historic win

Bangladesh's ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal praised his country's Test-side after their historic win against Test champions New Zealand.

Jan 05, 2022, 17:45 PM IST

New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Devon Conway's century guides Kiwis to 258/5 on Day 1 of first Test

Bangladesh claimed three wickets in the final session but world Test champions New Zealand will be confident of a 300-plus score when Henry Nicholls resumes on 32 with Rachin Ravindra joining him on Sunday.

Jan 01, 2022, 12:59 PM IST

Welcome to the New Year in Australia-New Zealand

New Year is being celebrated all over the world. At the same time, the New Year has been welcomed in Australia-New Zealand.

Dec 31, 2021, 20:58 PM IST

ICC Test player of the year: Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Rizwan among four nominated, no Indian picked

ICC have announced their top-4 nominees for the ICC player of the year 2021 award.

Dec 31, 2021, 15:59 PM IST

WATCH: Trent Boult, batting at No 11, hits last-ball six to win a thriller for Northern Brave in Super Smash

New Zealand pacer Trent Boult is not known for his batting exploits. He, in fact, went viral once for his unique defensive technique where he has his back leg in air while stopping the ball. 

Dec 23, 2021, 15:16 PM IST

MS Dhoni vs Kane Williamson: Mitchell Santner REVEALS big difference between two captains

While there are many similarities between Dhoni and Williamson, Santner highlights the major difference between the two great captains.

Dec 22, 2021, 14:17 PM IST

Tim Southee: Bowling against likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag was a dream come true

Tim Southee was the pick of the Black Caps bowlers in the drawn first Test against India in Kanpur, claiming eight wickets in the game – including 5/69 in the first innings. 

Dec 20, 2021, 14:47 PM IST

Watch: When ‘Family Man’ Manoj Bajpayee was left stumped by New Zealand captain Kane Williamson

Manoj Bajpayee, who plays Indian spy Srikant Tiwari on the web series, also asked Kane Williamson who is a capable spy in the NZ team. 

Dec 20, 2021, 12:50 PM IST

New Zealand's plan to end smoking: A lifetime ban for youth

The plan sets a goal of having fewer than 5% of New Zealanders smoking by 2025.

Dec 09, 2021, 13:36 PM IST

Rahul Dravid makes BIG statement on selection after New Zealand Test series win, says THIS

India coach Rahul Dravid explains how the decision of selecting players will take place under his management and he will try to maintain clarity with every player for their selection.

Dec 06, 2021, 12:08 PM IST