Fire at New Zealand hostel kills at least 6 people, prime minister says

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — An overnight fire at a hostel in New Zealand’s capital has killed at least six people and forced others to evacuate a four-story building in their pajamas, the fire chief said on Tuesday. I called it my “worst nightmare”. Wellington’s Loafers Lodge hostel has 52 confirmed injuries, but firefighters are still […]

Harvard Hires Lockdown Queen Former New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern

Harvard University has hired former New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society’s first Knight Tech Governance Leadership Fellow. The Lockdown Queen Fellowship is scheduled to begin this fall. ivy league colleges Said The announcement of Ardern, who served as prime minister of New Zealand from 2017 to […]

Former New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to take on new role at Harvard

Former New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Tuesday that after leaving her country’s parliament, she will attend Harvard University for a semester to attend two fellowships. Ardern said She is “extremely humbled” to join the Harvard Kennedy School as a 2023 Angelopoulos Global Public Leaders Fellow and as a Hauser Leader in the […]

New Zealand Extends Mandatory Coronavirus Quarantines Until 2024

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Chris Hipkins announced on Tuesday that the mandatory seven-day coronavirus quarantine period will remain in place until the end of 2023, and possibly beyond. hipkins Said His cabinet has carried out a “difficult balancing act” and has “taken many things very seriously” before deciding to maintain a policy of quarantining people […]

New Zealand cyclone death toll up to 8, expected to rise

Prime Minister Chris Hipkins said the death toll from Cyclone Gabriel in New Zealand rose to eight on Friday, warning that the number is expected to rise as emergency services come into contact with hundreds of cut-off communities. bottom. The cyclone that hit the top of New Zealand’s North Island on Sunday cut off towns […]

JFK Airport power outage forces 16-hour flight from New Zealand to make U-turn

A power outage at JFK airport forced New Zealand flights to change their travel plans during the eight-hour journey to the Big Apple. International flights at JFK’s Terminal 1 were halted on Thursday when a fire caused major power outages. Travelers had to accept that they would have to move to another terminal or airport, […]