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Norway mosque shooting suspect appears in court with wounded face

Police are initially seeking to hold Philip Manshaus in custody for four weeks on suspicion of murder and breach of anti-terrorism law. Manshaus, who briefly smiled at photographers, does not admit to any crime, his lawyer said earlier. Manshaus, a 21-year-old...

Mosque shooting in Norway leaves one injured, one arrested

The suspected shooter at the al-Noor Islamic Centre near the country's capital was described as "a young white man" who appeared to have acted alone, police added. The victim was a 75-year-old member of the congregation, mosque director Irfan Mushtaq...

Norway mosque worshipper recounts encounter with gunman

Mohammad Rafiq, who served as an air force officer in Pakistan before moving to Norway where he is now retired, said he heard shots and glass breaking before he confronted the intruder, knocking the weapon out of his hands. Rafiq...

Norway mosque director describes gun attack, PM calls for action on hate speech

Irfan Mushtaq, who also helped subdue the shooter, said the attacker was overpowered by an elderly worshipper in the mosque in Baerum, a neighbouring district of Oslo, on Saturday (August 10) afternoon. Mushtaq, who was speaking outside a temporary mosque...

Mosque bomber turned Muslim

By Atif Qureshi Retired Sargeant from American Armed force "Richard McKinney" is a white American who had Islamophobia. His venegnce against Muslims reached to a level that Richard decided to bomb an Islamic center in his town. Richard had even...

Pakistan holds candlelight vigil for victims of Christchurch mosque attacks

The demonstrators also held a vigil to pay their respects to those that perished in the attack along with the dozens that were injured in the shootings. Nine Pakistanis were among the people killed at the two mosques when a...

PM Jacinda Ardern lays wreath at mosque to remember Christchurch victims

People wept and grieved for the 50 people who died and those who were injured in the shootings, as families waited for authorities to formally identify victims and release their bodies for burial. Friday's attack, which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern...

Bangladesh cricket team reflect on lucky escape after Christchurch shootings

The Bangladeshi cricketers were on their way to the Masjid Al Noor mosque for afternoon prayers but fled after hearing gunshots. The players and staff then took refuge at Hagley Oval cricket ground, which is close to where gunshots were...

New Zealand police respond to reports of shooting in Christchurch

People in centre of the city should stay indoors, police said. Police officials did not immediately comment on whether the incident took place in the mosque or nearby. There is no official confirmation on casualties. Media said shots had been fired...

Breaking: New Zealand police hunt ‘active shooter’, witness says “many dead, injured”

Media reported that a gunman opened fire inside mosque in Christchurch's Hagley Park district. There were reports of armed police at a second mosque in the suburb of Linwood. A witness interviewed by TVNZ said he saw many injured...
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 President Joe Biden on Saturday (January 23) warned Americans that COVID will "get worse," before it gets better.  The...

Images show abandoned U.S. border wall along New Mexico as Biden halts further construction

A construction site of the U.S.-Mexico border wall which former President Donald Trump had touted as a major accomplishment days before leaving...

U.S. TV personality and journalist, Larry King dies aged 87

Larry King, who quizzed thousands of world leaders, politicians and entertainers for CNN and other news outlets in a career spanning more...

Houston Health Department Opening Additional COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Slots

UPDATE - The Houston Health Department's 1,600 new COVID-19 vaccination appointment slots filled in approximately five minutes of opening at 4 p.m.