Police respond to the shooting of 50 people in Christchurch by an alleged white supremacist.

Radical losers, lone wolves video

8:25 AM  The alleged Christchurch terrorist appears to have been motivated by a growing white-supremacist conspiracy - the belief that white people are being "replaced". Where does it come from?

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Armed police after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Connecticut, on December 14, 2012.

What happens to towns that suffer mass shootings in the weeks, months and years after the vigils stop?

The bland surface of a monster

The Bruce Rifle Club in Milburn near Milton, in South Otago.

Only with hindsight do the people who came into contact with the alleged Christchurch terrorist think anything seemed strange.

Auckland fog hits flights

Ddomestic flights at Auckland airport have been disrupted due to fog (file photo).

12 min ago  Foggy weather has disrupted regional flights travelling to and from Auckland on Saturday morning.

‘He looked the goods’ video

Rohit Singh, who calls himself 'The KO King'.

Watch: The "champion" boxer who seems to have faked it all.

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One dead in Taranaki crash

One person has died in a crash in Taranaki.

9:19 AM  Six people injured in fatal two-vehicle smash south of New Plymouth on Saturday morning.

Large fire in Southland video

"I could see smoke and orange glow from home," Nightcaps resident says.

A memorial service for the 50 people who died last Friday was held in Hagley Park on Friday.

Live: One week after shootings

A week after a terrorist attack in Christchurch, NZ has come together to mourn the victims and show solidarity with Kiwi Muslims.

    Victims of the Christchurch terror attacks.

    The victims of terror

    Stuff special report: On March 15, 2019, a gunman walked into two Christchurch mosques and killed 50 people. These are the victims who lost their lives in the callous act of terror.

    After evil visits, what follows?

    Armed police after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Connecticut, on December 14, 2012.

    What happens to towns that suffer mass shootings in the weeks, months and years after the vigils stop?

    Radical losers, lone wolves video

    Police respond to the shooting of 50 people in Christchurch by an alleged white supremacist.

    8:25 AM  What drives the white-supremacist conspiracy that appears to have motivated the Christchurch terrorist?

    How hate ran riot video

    Police responding at the scene of the attack, which was live streamed on the internet.

    On message boards, an anonymous community swiftly spread the video of the Christchurch terrorist attack.

    Gun reforms hit right balance

    Thousands of guns were handed back under a buy back scheme in Australia following the Port Arthur massacre. (File photo)

    OPINION: Jacinda Ardern's faultless handling of the Christchurch tragedy is on display yet again with sweeping reforms.

    world

    EU postpones 2050 climate goal

    School strike for climate change action.

    8:01 AM  Leaders push back on long-term efforts to fight climate change, with some countries abandoning 2050 pledge.

    No more Isis ground in Syria video

    Islamic State-held territory in Syria has been "100 per cent" eliminated, says the White House.

    Germany authorities have arrested 11 people suspected of planning an Islamic extremist attack using a vehicle and firearms.

    Germany arrests extremist plotters

    Germany arrests 11 people suspected of planning an Islamic extremist attack using a vehicle and firearms.

    business

    New Zealand's vanishing affordability

    There are now no suburbs in Auckland with a median value of less than $500,000.

    Five years ago, 71 per cent of suburbs had a median value below $500k. Now it's 44 per cent.

    NRA uses NZ in fundraising

    Notorious US gun lobby capitalises on NZ gun reforms to raise cash.

    Facebook is no substitute for real journalists working to uncover real news.

    Journalists to the rescue … please

    OPINION: We're losing our trusted source of news just when we need it most.

    opinion

    'It starts with me' video

    Waikato Muslim Association President Dr Asad Mohsin thanked well wishes at Hamilton mosque prior to this evenings vigil ...

    OPINION: A muslim Montessori teacher reflects on life and unity in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks.

    Kids know the house is burning

    OPINION: We may feel complacent about climate change but the kids get the urgency.

    Small comfort in groups and the familiar

    Let's not waste this hellish week

    good reads

    Onslaught of the intolerant

    Canterbury College, where Karl Popper lectured on philosophy from 1937-45. It is now the Arts Centre.

    "We should consider incitement to intolerance and persecution as criminal," philosopher says.

    Isis down, but not done video

    ANALYSIS: Reconquering of IS-held territory may prove a short-lived victory unless Iraq and Syria fix problem that gave rise to extremism.

    On edge in Northern Ireland video

    Tech transforming cruise life video

    technology

    How to create the perfect home office

    Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2 is the ideal home office companion.

    Work from home? You’re a part of a growing cohort of people who have chosen better balance.

    Millions of passwords accessible by Facebook

    By storing passwords in readable plain text, Facebook and Instagram violated fundamental computer security practices.

    An earlier iteration of the NOVA virtual reality unit created by Wellington tech startup Eight360.

    VR company Eight360 breaks new ground video

    A Wellington tech startup is working on a new frontier of VR technology.

    homed

    Rundown villa's expert makeover

    Interior designer Katie Scott took a gamble on the striking floral Designers Guild wallpaper in the master bedroom, but ...

    8:00 AM  This Auckland couple gave their designer free rein to overhaul a run-down heritage villa and make it ready for modern living.

    How to: add a room

    Your dream home could be right on your very own doorstep.

    It's hard to believe, but this house dates back to 1958. Architect Ron Sang designed the addition with the living areas ...

    Ron Sang remodel remodelled video

    Couple pour their hearts into the rebuild of a '50s house, but a job move means they need to sell.

    life & style

    Roast chilli chicken, red slaw and nutty apple crumble

    No oats or flour means this nutty apple crumble is gluten free.

    Fresh, wholesome, whole food ingredients are the building blocks for these easy and delicious creations.

    We are the world

    OPINION: After Friday's events, Womad went ahead in the same spirit as ever: diversity, love, tolerance.

    Mr Pickles' shared plates are bright with vegetables, cheeses, charcuterie, as well as "weird & wonderful" items.

    Weird & wonderful shared plates

    No "same-old, same-old" to be found on these shared plates.

    well & good

    Have we reached peak self-care?

    This is what self-care looked like, before it lost its mind.

    When did looking after ourselves become such an expensive guilt trip?

    Vegan YouTuber sorry for eating fish video

    The raw vegan influencer was seen eating meat in another vlogger's video - and her fans weren't impressed.

    Sarah Gandy doesn't want to know what stage her cancer is at, she just wants it cured.

    Sarah Gandy's cancer ordeal

    In an act of self-preservation, Sarah hasn't asked doctors what stage her cancer is at. "I don't want to know," she says. "I'm having what's called 'curative' treatment, so that's enough for me."

    food & wine

    Hunting out Thai ingredients

    Thai beef larb lettuce salad sesame rice.

    Just where is one supposed to find Galangal in a Kiwi supermarket anyway?

    Greek lamb pizzas with whipped feta

    Greek spices and whipped feta make these pizzas special.

    McDonalds makes vegan McNuggets video

    How to make chocolate delice

    nz farmer

    Time for gun responsibility

    Hunters do not need a military style rifle, opines columnist Tom O'Connor.

    OPINION: To ensure such a tragedy never happens again we must willingly accept the loss of some freedoms.

    User pays for $24m upgrade video

    A $24 million upgrade to a rural South Canterbury water scheme will be funded by those connected to it.

    Some fruit fly restrictions lifted

    Waikato on the verge of a drought

    entertainment

    Books of the week: March 23, 2019

    Barber brings the same self-deprecating humour and down-to-earth persona behind the #CelesteChallengeAccepted ...

    Challenge Accepted! is Insta star Celeste Barber's memoir while AL Kennedy's The Little Snake charmingly rebukes the human race.

    Any night's all right for Fighting video

    REVIEW: You might walk in wanting to see The Rock, but it's Florence Pugh you'll be talking about on the way home.

    Timothee Chalamet and Armie Hammer both starred in the 2017 film version of the book.

    Call Me By Your Name sequel on way video

    Author André Aciman says the world of Elio and Oliver never left him.

    travel

    Saved by strangers in Jordan video

    Patrick, a senior policy advisor in mental health, and Anna, who works for a tech startup, in Petra.

    A Kiwi couple aren't sure they would have survived an epic hike without those they met en route.

    'Feisty' koala sneaks into car video

    It was a hot day in Australia, and one crafty koala saw a chance to get some air conditioning love.

    If you feel confident, there are ramps and jumps you can ride.

    Monster scooters are here video

    Sorry Lime, something much more fun has arrived - but it's definitely not designed for footpaths. 

    parenting

    Who will be royal baby's godparents? video

    Friends are 'baffled' by Meghan and Harry's friendship group at the moment.

    Everyone from the Clooneys to Princess Eugenie appears to be in with a chance.

    Perinatal depression 'serious issue'

    "There is no shame in saying parenting is hard. It is."

    'There is a lockdown, I love you'

    Neve's gift to PM mum

    oddstuff

    Cheesy grins in dairy town Eltham

    A suitably cheesy grin from site manager Gerard Muir who is hoping for a good turnout at a street party to celebrate 100 ...

    Everyone will be saying cheese in Eltham this weekend.

    Free meat for neighbours' BBQ

    Small-town locals are being offered thousands of dollars worth of meat to host late-Summer barbecues.

    Wasp nest as big as a car

    Koala sneaks into car, won't leave video

    motoring

    Volvo is watching you video

    Modern cars have a lot of sensors and cameras on the outside. Volvo wants to put them on the inside now too.

    George Orwell wrote of a future with constant surveillance. Volvo is quite keen on that.

    Return of an old friend to Kiwi van market video

    It's a Kiwi-van reboot rivalry: new L300 versus new Hiace.

    Low and officially the slowest of the GT roadster line: 350kW, 0-100kmh in four seconds.

    Bookends to AMG convertible range video

    Listen up now: something unites these two convertibles.

    stuff nation

    Tribute to a Muslim friend  stuff nation

    What happened in Christchurch was only about hate and racism coupled with pure madness, writes Rob Rattenbury.

    OPINION: My Muslim friend is a holy man but accepting of all religions. As a Kiwi man, he has taught me so much.

    'They have the upper hand' stuff nation

    OPINION: The Christchurch killer knew he could use Facebook as a weapon. He won’t be the last.

    "This name was coined in the ‘90s, when social justice was rife. They should have known better."

    It's time for a name change stuff nation

    OPINION: The boys in red and black are named after people who murdered, raped and pillaged to reclaim land in the name of faith. It's not OK.

    sport

    Good riddance to Super Rugby format video

    New Zealand players such as Beauden Barrett will welcome a Super Rugby format that has fewer local derbies.

    8:04 AM  OPINION: The current Super Rugby competition format is a nightmare. Fans should celebrate the proposed changes.

    Black Caps IPL XI depart

    Kiwi IPL contingent as strong as ever, but it's troublesome for their buildup for the big show in the UK.

    The Crusaders have emphasised 'togetherness' as they prepare to return to action after the Christchurch terrorist attack.

    The Crusaders' emotional return video

    Sam Whitelock just wants to put a smile on people's faces, even if it is only for 80 minutes.

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    EU postpones 2050 climate goal

    School strike for climate change action.

    Leaders push back on long-term efforts to fight climate change, with some countries abandoning 2050 pledge.

    Rising sea level a risk to homes

    Flooding strikes one of Auckland's most at-risk roads Tamaki Drive.

    Up to 30 per cent of Auckland's city centre is at risk from sea level rises caused by climate change.

    'Tackle climate change risks now'

    In Otara, Ricardo Menendez from Auckland Action Against Poverty said the poor have little ability to protect themselves ...

    Community leaders want an early focus on protecting Auckland's poorer suburbs from climate change risks.

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    10 of the best Auckland cafes video

    Try the pastrami with lemon cabbage, slow cooked egg, whipped caraway and dill from Williams Eatery.

    Whittled down from Metro's Top 50 Cafes list, these are the top spots for a banging brunch or sweet-as treats.

    Uber tips: Not how NZ rolls

    Since Uber drivers are not employees, they don't get a guaranteed minimum wage, sick leave or holiday pay. (file photo)

    OPINION: In NZ, we expect people will be paid adequately without needing a system to top that up.

    now to love

    Sarah Gandy's cancer ordeal

    Sarah Gandy doesn't want to know what stage her cancer is at, she just wants it cured.

    In an act of self-preservation, Sarah hasn't asked doctors what stage her cancer is at. "I don't want to know," she says. "I'm having what's called 'curative' treatment, so that's enough for me."

    MAFS' Susie: 'Cut me some slack' video

    Susie is asking MAFS viewers to 'cut her some slack'.

    The sharp-tongued intruder bride says viewers are only seeing about "seven per cent" of what actually happened.

    homes to love

    Rundown villa's expert makeover

    Interior designer Katie Scott took a gamble on the striking floral Designers Guild wallpaper in the master bedroom, but ...

    This Auckland couple gave their designer free rein to overhaul a run-down heritage villa and make it ready for modern living.

    How to: add a room

    What do the experts say you should pay to add a room to your home's existing footprint?

    Your dream home could be right on your very own doorstep.

    food to love

    A tempting summer tart

    A delicious tart is the perfect summer treat.

    It's slightly cheese-cakey and majorly delicious - and it's gluten free.

    How to make perfect scones

    Everyone loves a good scone.

    There are few things more inviting than a plate of freshly baked scones, dripping in cream and jam.

    beautyheaven

    Earlobe fillers are now a thing

    "These are really young, fashionable women who are wearing large statement earrings that can be quite heavy."

    "These are really young, fashionable women who are wearing large statement earrings that can be quite heavy."

    5 hot hat trends for summer

    The oversized straw hat - super glam and offers the best protection.

    Even if you're not a "hat person", here's 5 ways to bring your style to another level.

    fashion quarterly

    Celebs share Miss Crabb memories

    Kristine Crabb is saying goodbye to her label after 15 years.

    The Kiwi label is closing its doors at the end of March, leaving behind a legacy of irreverence and creativity.

    Fashion editors' shameful buys

    Sometimes, you just have to buy them all.

    Feeling guilty about splurging on an impractical item you just had to have? You're not alone.

    newsroom.co.nz

    Sparring with the boys video

    Male sparring partners have been a key facet of Geovana Peres' preparation for her WBO light heavyweight title fight ...

    Kiwi boxer Geovana Peres is looking for an extra edge ahead of the biggest fight of her life.

    PM balances Christchurch against Turkey & Trump

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to Parliament on Tuesday.

    ANALYSIS: As NZ recovers from the devastating terror attack, the outside world keeps intervening in ways welcome and not.

    Time to recall MPs’ rhetoric video

    Residents leave flowers outside the Islamic Centre and mosque in Palmerston North after the Christchurch terror attacks ...

    ANALYSIS: No politician is to blame for Friday's mosque attacks. But hate doesn't breed in a vacuum.

    #metoonz

    More TVNZ sexual misconduct claims

    TVNZ said there had been a big change in the way it handled workplace issues from 20 years ago.

    A TVNZ staff member was forced to resign after exposing his penis to revellers at the company's 2018 Christmas party.

    #metooNZ: What has changed? video

    #metooNZ: The aftermath

    We still don’t really know the full extent of workplace sexual harassment.

    Complaints and the consequences

    #metooNZ: 'I did speak up'

    After months of harassment, Emily reported the problem. Then things got worse.