Tag: mosque

Turkish President converts former Byzantine church into a mosque

The decision to turn the former Byzantine Church, by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was published in the country’s Official Gazette.

Trial of accused Christchurch gunman trial delayed in New Zealand to...

The trial of a man accused of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand that killed 51 people has been delayed by a month...

Shooting at Norway mosque investigated as ‘possible act of terrorism’ –...

An attack by a gunman at a Norwegian mosque on Saturday will be investigated as a possible act of terrorism, police said on Sunday.The...

Photos: Norway mosque shooter may have killed family member first –...

The man suspected of a shooting at a mosque in Norway may also have killed a relative before launching the attack, police said late...

New Zealand police expect tens of thousands of firearms in guns...

New Zealand police expect tens of thousands of firearms to be surrendered in a guns buy-back scheme after parliament passed tough new firearm laws...

Graffiti about New Zealand shooting left at U.S. mosque fire: media

Police are investigating a fire at a Southern California mosque on Sunday as a possible arson and hate crime after fresh graffiti on the...

Many ‘march for love’ in New Zealand as mosques reopen

About 3,000 people walked through Christchurch in a 'march for love' early on Saturday, honouring the 50 worshippers massacred in the New Zealand city...

Photos: ‘Our darkest of days’: PM Ardern voices New Zealand’s grief

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday praised the bravery and courage by mosque worshippers as a lone gunman massacred their friends and...

New gun laws will make New Zealand safer after mosque massacre,...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she would announce new gun laws within days, after 50 people were killed in mass...

New Zealand mosque shootings toll rises to 50, authorities to begin...

The bodies of some of the victims in New Zealand's mosque shootings will be released on Sunday to loved ones for burial, Prime Minister...