NZ gunman wrote ‘Indian invaders’ in his ‘manifesto’

Christchurch, March 16 (IANS) Brenton Tarrant, the 28-year-old main suspect in the Christchurch terror attack in New Zealand that claimed 49 lives, had apparently an aversion for immigrants, including from India, according to a “manifesto” received by the Prime Minister’s Office there.

Sisters in Coimbatore petition for gun licence

Coimbatore, March 16 (IANS) Two young sisters on Saturday petitioned the Coimbatore District Collector for a gun licence for self-protection after the Pollachi sexual abuse-cum-blackmail incident triggered protests in parts of Tamil Nadu.

NZ killer’s rifles had white supremacist graffiti

Wellington, March 16 (IANS) Twenty-eight-year-old Brenton Tarrant, the main suspect in the deadly terror attack on two mosques in Christchurch, opened fire on worshippers using rifles covered in white-supremacist graffiti after listening to a song glorifying a Bosnian Serb war criminal.

New Zealand PM vows gun law change

New Zealand PM vows gun law change

Wellington, March 16 (IANS) New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday said gun laws would change in the country as her government announced it will ban semi-automatic rifles in the wake of the Christchurch terror attack that left 49 people dead.