At least six people have been injured and dozens of residences evacuated following a gas explosion which destroyed a home in Christchurch, New Zealand.
A search and rescue dog that has been deployed at major incidents including earthquakes in New Zealand and Nepal is to star at the Royal Highland Show.
A Christchurch businessman who shared a video of worshippers being killed at a New Zealand mosque has been sentenced to 21 months in prison.
Christchurch-based Crusaders will retain their name for at least the 2020 season but will undertake a full brand review following a terrorist attack on two mosques in the New Zealand city.
No-one reported the video of the Christchurch terror attack while it was being streamed live, Facebook has said.
Christchurch may sit on the other side of the world, thousands of miles from Scotland, but that doesn’t lessen our understanding of the horrors carried out by Brenton Tarrant.
Christchurch shootings: They travelled across the world to find refuge, a place of safety, but hatred found them even there
The 49 victims of the mosque attacks in New Zealand included men, women and children, it emerged yesterday, with many of them refugees, seeking sanctuary at the foot of the world.