The milestone places New Zealand among a half-dozen nations in the world that this year can claim at least 50 percent female representation in their parliaments.
The deaths come two weeks after about 200 other pilot whales died in Australia in similar circumstances.
The animal spent two days on the run, before finally getting caught.
The far-right street gang, which played an outsized role in the attack on the U.S. Capitol in 2021, joins The Base on New Zealand's list of terrorist organizations.
"We knew that we needed significant gun reform, and so that is what we did,” Ardern told students at Harvard University's commencement ceremony.
New Zealand has announced it will ban military-style rifles just six days after they were used to kill 50 people in the Christchurch mosque massacre.
People at mission control cheered and clapped as the rocket was caught, only to let out a collective gasp and sigh about 20 seconds later.
New Zealand reopened to tourists from Australia three weeks ago and on Monday to about 60 visa-waiver countries, including much of Europe.
A New Zealand couple who believed they had dug up the world’s largest potato in their garden have had their dreams turned to mash.
Demonstrations began when a convoy of trucks and cars drove to Wellington from around the nation, inspired by protests in Canada.