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by | March 19, 2019 | 00:58

Latef Alabi, the Linwood mosque's acting imam, said the death toll would have been far higher at the Linwood mosque if it wasn't for Aziz. Aziz said police who arrived after the shooting blocked him from re-entering the mosque, thinking he might have been the gunman as he was seen earlier with the weapon.

by | March 19, 2019 | 00:47

Ethiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sunday's Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones, reports say. An official from France's BEA air crash investigation agency speaks near the machines used to listen to tapes that are recovered from black boxes. Crash investigators have been wary about linking the two incidents, but safety experts claim that two crashes within such a short time of a new aircraft are ...

by | March 19, 2019 | 00:42

Other gun owners argued for their rights to be unfettered, but agreed there was no need for military-style semi-automatic weapons in New Zealand . A man places flowers at a memorial site for victims of the mosque shootings at the Botanic Gardens in Christchurch , New Zealand, March 18, 2019.

by | March 18, 2019 | 10:56

Bidiri continues his foul-mouthed tirade against the senator as assistants help Anning board the plane. The government and opposition party agreed to pass a censure motion against Anning over his stance on the Christchurch shootings when Parliament resumes in April.

by | March 18, 2019 | 10:55

The Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador does as well, and it is widely celebrated in the United Kingdom, the United States, Brazil, Argentina, Australia and New Zealand. It urged its members in March of 1903 to "spare no effort" to secure the observance of the National Holiday. "It's St. Patrick's Day itself - there can't be a better day for a parade than today", said Ken Quinn, spokesperson for the United Irish Societies of Montreal, the group tasked with organizing the parade.

by | March 18, 2019 | 10:54

Forty-one of the people were killed at Al Noor Mosque, while seven died at Linwood Mosque. A man has been charged with murder and will appear in court on Saturday morning. "I had little interest in education during my schooling, barely achieving a passing grade". While his manifesto and video were an obvious and contemptuous ploy for infamy, they do contain important clues for a public trying to understand why anyone would target dozens of innocent people who were simply spending an ...

by | March 18, 2019 | 10:45

It is not yet clear how many people have lost their lives since the storm hit, although on 13 March, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that flooding had killed at least 122 people in Mozambique , where 66 are reported to have died, and Malawi , where the death-toll stands at 56.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:49

Police successfully disabled one device, and authorities are still working on the other. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the twin shooting - the worst in her country's history - as a terror attack. "These are people who I would describe as having extremist views that have absolutely no place in New Zealand and no place in the world", New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinta Ardern said.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:48

He said the shots were all the same volume, as if fired from the same gun. Its former boss, Paul Castellano , was the last NY family leader to be killed, shot dead in 1985 on the orders of his successor, John Gotti . The Gambino operation is said to be one of the five historic Italian-US mafia families in NY. "We thought those days were over", the city's mayor Bill de Blasio told journalists.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:44

Three people are in custody, and one man has been charged with murder . He also had more assault weapons in the trunk of his auto, along with what appeared to be explosives. The man, who identified himself in a livestream of the massacre as Brenton Tarrant , said he was motivated by far-right extremism he saw in the United States to carry out the attack at Al Noor Mosque.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:44

He added that one of his friends had died of his injuries and another is still in hospital. One man who said he was at the Al Noor mosque told media the gunman was white, blond and wearing a helmet and a bulletproof vest. "Our city has changed forever today", Mayor Lianne Dalziel said in a statement . The Pacific Music Awards organisation in New Zealand also expressed its shock and solidarity over the shootings.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:40

New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush said additional charges are forthcoming. "As soon as New Zealanders hear that someone was legally able to acquire, as I'm advised, those weapons and carry out this event, that will raise enormous questions with our gun laws, and that is why we will respond swiftly", Ardern said.

by | March 17, 2019 | 00:34

This is the first time that rockets from Gaza Strip were fired toward Tel Avi, Israeli financial center of Israel , since a major conflict in 2014. Israeli media are citing an Israeli defence official as saying that the rockets may have been launched "by mistake" while maintenance work was being carried out .

by | March 16, 2019 | 00:51

The president tweets that he looks forward to vetoing the Senate resolution that would increase "crime, drugs and trafficking"; Kevin Corke reports from the White House. Trump has said he wants a wall to prevent immigrants from crossing into the United States, describing the situation as a national emergency. Lee proposed a version of the resolution that would have restricted future emergency declarations while grandfathering in Trump's, but he couldn't reach a compromise agreement with ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 00:51

The floods in Mozambique, one of Africa's poorest countries, have already destroyed 5 756 homes, affecting 15 467 households and 141 325 people. Idai, the tropical cyclone is now positioned in central Mozambique channels and is slowly progressing towards the Mozambique coast.

by | March 16, 2019 | 00:25

O'Rourke narrowly lost a senate campaign to Sen. "This is a defining moment of truth for this country and for every single one of us", O'Rourke said seated alongside his wife Amy. O'Rourke had mulled a presidential run for months and took an unusual break for what appeared to be some soul-searching after his loss, taking a road trip to New Mexico, Kansas and elsewhere.

by | March 16, 2019 | 00:26

Pelosi has not spoken on the matter, but the aide said that she will be offering additional space to the White House legislative affairs team. Pelosi added of Trump, "And he's just not worth it". Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings, who conducted an all-day televised hearing for Michael Cohen, Trump's former lawyer and "fixer", chimed in with his support.

by | March 15, 2019 | 00:28

On immigration, O'Rourke said, "All of us, wherever you live, can acknowledge that if immigration is a problem, it's the best possible problem for this country to have". I do". US Democrat Beto O'Rourke has said that he is running for president in 2020. "And, of course, he's someone that comes, like I do, from the center of the country".

by | March 15, 2019 | 00:24

Children at tens of thousands of schools in more than 100 countries are due to take part in the walkouts which began a year ago when one teenager - Greta Thunberg - held a solo protest outside the Swedish parliament. A demand that our United States legislators implement the Green New Deal and other legislative actions to decrease the climate crisis. Thirteen-year-old Aoife Powell, who is in her first year of secondary school, is determined to attend the Dublin protest .

by | March 15, 2019 | 00:26

And Trump made clear after the vote he had no intention of signing the measure. But the group of senators who joined him weren't all so-called constitutional conservatives. There has been disagreement between the two parties about how best to achieve border security. Tillis, though, said Wednesday that his vote was "still a work in progress" as talks with the White House continued.

by | March 15, 2019 | 00:23

No immediate arrests were made. Cali had been considered a unifying figure in the years after then-Gambino boss John Gotti , "Dapper Don", was convicted of murder and racketeering in 1992 and sent to prison for life, CNN affiliate WPIX reported.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:27

It was based an amendment by Tory MP Dame Caroline Spelman. MPs also voted against the Malthouse Compromise B amendment which sought to delay Brexit until May 22, by a majority of 210. "But extending article 50 without a clear objective is not a solution". "The Prime Minister has run down the clock and the clock has been run out on her", Mr Corbyn said.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:25

The deadly incident occurred on in the city of Suzano located in the southeastern Brazilian state of Sao Paulo on Wednesday. Police work at the scene of a shooting at a school in Suzano, Sao Paulo metropolitan region, Brazil, on March 13, 2019.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:17

He has led Algeria for 20 years but has been rarely seen in public since he suffered a stroke in 2013. President Bouteflika has postponed the April 18 presidential elections with no new date for the election was set. "But we are willing to keep on fighting", she said. On March 3, the ailing 82-year old had made an offer to the nation - elect him again and he would undertake constitutional reforms and leave within a year.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:15

However, two fatal crashes in five months are raising serious questions. Transport Minister Marc Garneau said the government received new satellite evidence that showed similarities between the Ethiopian Airlines flight and the Lion Air crash that killed 189 people in Indonesia in October.