New Zealand firms consider pulling ads from social media after terrorist attack – Press Herald

New Zealand firms are considering whether to pull their advertisements from social media following last Friday’s terror attack on two mosques. The mass shooting killed 50 and injured dozens more. It was also live-streamed on Facebook. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern reportedly wants answers from Facebook regarding how this happened, and said that the […]

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New Zealand bans semi-automatic guns in wake of mosque shooting – Financial Times

New Zealand has banned semi-automatic weapons in the first in a series of sweeping changes promised by Jacinda Ardern in the aftermath of the mosque shootings last Friday that killed 50 people. The government on Thursday reclassified a range of semi-automatic weapons, effectively blocking most firearms licence holders from purchasing the military-style guns, in a […]

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Bangladesh condemns terrorist attack in emergency OIC meeting on New Zealand – bdnews24.com

The foreign ministry said Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury represented Bangladesh during Friday’s meeting which was called following the Mar 15 attacks in Christchurch in which 50 Muslims including five Bangladeshis were killed. Chowdhury condemned the terrorist attacks and expressed solidarity with Muslim community in New Zealand. He emphasised the need to stand up together against […]

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'Hotel Mumbai' film brings old wounds to light for survivors of the terror attacks – NBC News

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE March 23, 2019, 5:51 PM GMT By Ethan Sacks As the cacophony of on-screen gunfire erupted over the speakers inside Toronto’s Princess of Wales Theater for the premiere of “Hotel Mumbai” in September, audible sobs […]

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