Mosque attack

Christchurch mosque attacker pleads not guilty

The self-proclaimed white supremacist has been charged with 51 counts of murder, 40 of attempted murder and engaging in a terrorist act over the March 15 atrocity.

published on : 14th June 2019

Accused New Zealand mosque shooter charged with terrorism

Police also charged Brenton Tarrant with an additional count of murder, bringing the total number of murder charges against him to 51.

published on : 21st May 2019

US abstains from global pledge to curb online violence

In a statement, the White House said it will 'continue to be proactive in our efforts to counter terrorist content online' while also protecting free speech.

published on : 16th May 2019

Bangladesh 'monitoring' Sri Lanka before July cricket tour

The national team narrowly avoided being caught in the New Zealand mosque attacks of March 15 that killed 51 people.

published on : 8th May 2019

FBI foils pro-IS army veteran's plan to bomb white supremacist rally in California

He also discussed picking off Jews walking to synagogue, shooting police officers or attacking a church or military base, according to investigators.

published on : 30th April 2019

Probe shows Sri Lanka blasts payback for New Zealand mosque attacks: Deputy defence minister

It has now been revealed that the National Thowheeth Jama'ath group which carried out the Sri Lanka attacks had close links with JMI, affiliated to a similarly named group in Bangladesh.

published on : 23rd April 2019

New Zealand man admits abusing Muslims at Christchurch mosque 

Daniel Nicholas Tuapawa was said to have been shocked and did not realise what he had done until police showed him a video in which he was yelling abusive comments including "all Muslims are terrorist

published on : 12th April 2019

Accused Christchurch gunman to face 50 murder charges: New Zealand police

Apart from the 50 murder charges, the accused gunman in the Christchurch mosque attack will also face 39 attempted murder charges when he appears in the high court in Christchurch on Friday.

published on : 4th April 2019

New Zealand initiates bill to ban guns used in mosque attack

The bill has bipartisan support and could even pass with a unanimous vote of all 120 lawmakers.  

published on : 1st April 2019

New Zealand mosque attack fallout: Facebook set to tighten live stream access

The Christchurch attacks -- carried out by a self-avowed white supremacist who opened fire on worshippers at two mosques -- claimed 50 lives.

published on : 30th March 2019

Christchurch Mosque survivor says he forgives attacker at memorial

Farid Ahmed was speaking at a national remembrance service held in Christchurch to commemorate those who died in the attacks two weeks ago.

published on : 29th March 2019

New Zealand police probe mosque attack links after man dies in stand-off

Police raided the 54-year-old man's home on Tuesday night and found a cache of firearms after receiving a tip-off from the public about "suspicious behaviour".

published on : 27th March 2019

Pig's head found at site for mosque in France, walls smeared with blood

The attack on the site in Bergerac comes less than two weeks after a gunman killed 50 Muslims in Christchurch, New Zealand, and injured another 50, during a shooting spree at two mosques.

published on : 26th March 2019

Kerala's Kodungallur town bids adieu to Christchurch terrorist attack victim Ansi Ali Bava

According to her relative, Ansi was there in the mosque for the Friday prayers during the attack and was severely injured and later, she succumbed to her injuries.

published on : 26th March 2019

Goa police on alert after New Zealand mosque attack

At least 50 people were killed in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15.

published on : 25th March 2019
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