• Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
    Terrorist chose New Zealand for a reason: Its gun laws
    First of all I would like to express my sincere condolences to the families  of those killed in the brutal terrorist attacks in the Christchurch mosques, as well as my sincere sympathies and wishes for speedy recovery to those injured.
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  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:00
    'He leaped on someone to save them': stories of Kiwi massacre victims
    Christchurch, New Zealand - A right-wing extremist has been charged over Friday's horrifying gun attacks on two New Zealand mosques, which left 49 people dead and dozens more injured.
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  • Sat, 16 Mar 2019 16:57
    Parvin died trying to save her husband
    A woman of Bangladesh origin who was killed in shooting at a mosque in New Zealand’s Christchurch reportedly received bullets while trying to save her husband, family says.
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  • Sat, 16 Mar 2019 01:00
    New Zealand mosque attacks: what we know
    Christchurch, New Zealand - The quiet New Zealand city of Christchurch was struck by two deadly attacks on Friday, with 49 people killed and another 20 seriously injured after gun assaults on mosques as Muslims worshipped.
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  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:35
    Queen 'deeply saddened' by New Zealand mosque attacks
    Queen Elizabeth II, New Zealand's head of state, said she was "deeply saddened" by the attacks on two mosques on Friday which left 49 people dead.
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  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:57
    New Zealand military detonate unattended bags in Auckland 'as a precaution'
    Christchurch, New Zealand - The New Zealand military detonated two unattended bags near an Auckland railway station Friday, as the country was put on high alert following a deadly terror attack on two mosques.
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  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:52
    No Thais injured, killed in New Zealand terror attacks
    No Thais were injured or killed in terrorist attacks on two crowded mosques in New Zealand on Friday, a spokesperson for the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:12
    Urgent : 40 dead, 20 badly hurt in NZ mosque attacks: PM
    Christchurch, New Zealand - Forty people were killed and 20 more were seriously injured in armed assaults on two Christchurch mosques Friday, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.
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  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:07
    Latest : Multiple fatalities' as New Zealand mosques targeted
    Christchurch, New Zealand - An attack on two crowded mosques during Friday prayers left multiple people dead, police said, on what Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described as "one of New Zealand's darkest days".
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Except for the azan, Indonesian mosques are now asked not to broadcast sounds
    Except for the azan (Islamic prayers), mosques in Indonesia have been asked not to broadcast sounds when most people are likely to be sleeping, resting, and praying.
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  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 09:57
    Trang Muslims pray for missing footballers
    Muslims in Trang province went to mosques near their houses on Saturday morning to pray for the 12 young footballers and their assistant coach who have been missing in the Tham Luang Cave in Chiang Rai province since last Saturday.
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  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:08
    Austria says to expel 'several' imams, shut 7 mosques
    Austria will expel "several" foreign-funded imams and shut seven mosques in a crackdown on "political Islam", Chancellor Sebastian Kurz announced on Friday.
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  • Wed, 07 Jun 2017 13:20
    Long battle feared as militants hold on in Philippine city
    MARAWI, Philippines - With bomb-proof tunnels, anti-tank weapons hidden in mosques, human shields and a "mastery" of the terrain, Islamist militants holed up in a southern Philippine city are proving a far tougher opponent than military chiefs expected.
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  • Mon, 26 Dec 2016 13:03
    Indonesia marks tsunami 12 years ago with prayers
    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia - Thousands of Indonesians prayed for their loved ones at mass graves and mosques Monday to mark a tsunami which devastated Aceh province 12 years ago today, one of the worst natural disasters in human history.
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  • Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:43
    10 iconic mosques of Southeast Asia
    Asia News Network has compiled Southeast Asia's 10 iconic mosques.
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