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British PM Theresa May prepares for extension as Speaker denies vote on another Brexit bill, and Justin Trudeau’s crisis deepens as his top civil servant resigns amid scandal.
Paramedic at the site of shootout | @BalqisSidiqia/Twitter

New Zealand shooting shows anti-terror policies should be tough on white supremacists too

Far-right terror has grown by feeding off white supremacists’ fears of Muslim immigration and the public perception that terrorism is Islamist by nature.
Bangladesh players escaped from Christchurch mass shooting

Bangladesh cricketers safe after shooting started when they were entering Christchurch mosque

All players of the cricket team, which is on a tour in New Zealand, were safely taken to the hotel.
Paramedic at the site of shootout | @BalqisSidiqia/Twitter

Suspect in New Zealand’s mass shooting an Australian right-wing extremist

Australian PM Scott Morrison confirmed the suspected gunman was a citizen, and said they were investigating any links between the country to the attack.

On Camera

PM Narendra Modi | Suraj Singh Bisht/ThePrint

4 reasons why Modi remains in the hunt for a second term

Without these 4 factors, Modi & BJP’s fortunes would have been sunk by govt's dismal performance on the economy, jobs & reckless steps like demonetisation.
GoT

Did the last season of Game of Thrones let down its legions of fans?

Many Game of Thrones fans across the world have demanded a remake of the 8th season of Game of Thrones saying the script didn’t match their expectations.

Defence

After 10-year wait, defence ministry to grant ex-servicemen status to military nurses

Military nurses had been seeking to be treated at par with other military officers, including doctors.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

If Pragya Thakur wins this Thursday, Modi is in for an embarrassing 5 years

Never has one constituency had such a bearing on Indian nationalism and the pretence of a Gandhian polity. So what if PM Modi doesn’t forgive her in his heart?