Friday, 2 December, 2022
TopicNew Zealand shooting

Topic: New Zealand shooting

Indian high commission confirms death of 5 Indians in New Zealand massacre

A dedicated webpage has been set up to expedite visa for family members of Christchurch victims, the high commission said.

Facebook’s bad week gets worse with live-streaming of mass shooting

Apart from the live-streaming, Mark Zuckerberg's week of gloom included executives quitting and Facebook's longest global outage which resulted in a share drop of 2.5%.

New Zealand mosque shooter had a gun licence, country now moves to change gun laws

PM Jacinda Ardern said she will change the country's gun laws after a 28-year-old Australian right-wing extremist carried out the country's worst mass shooting since 1943.

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.

9 Indians missing after New Zealand mosque shooting

New Zealand Police arrested 4 people after mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch. One of the alleged shooters livestreamed part of the attack.

‘5-minute delay saved us’ — Bangladesh cricket team member recounts New Zealand shooting

Srinivas C. Chandrashekharan, Bangladesh team's video analyst, says captain’s press conference was delayed by 5 mins, which meant the team arrived at Masjid Al Noor late.

Facebook & YouTube blindsided by live video of massacre in New Zealand mosques

At least 40 people were killed in mass shooting in two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch. 

New Zealand & Australia must learn to manage diversity without anxiety

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.

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.

US prosecutors bust ring selling admissions to Yale, Stanford

Two mosques attacked in New Zealand, and British MPs want Brexit delayed

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.