Attack in New Zealand

Bangladesh issues travel advisories for its citizens

Bangladesh has issued separate travel advisories warning for citizens travelling to Australia and New Zealand following the March 15 terror attacks in Christchurch that left five Bangladeshi origins brutally killed and three others injured.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

‘We still love New Zealand’

Bangladesh cricketers had feared for their lives during those frantic moments when their team bus was in front of the Christchurch mosque which got attacked by a gunman. The Tigers faced possibly the worst moment in their lives but star batsman Mushfiqur Rahim said that the team still loves New Zealand.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

‘Will take time to get over what we suffered’

Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal said that he and the other players will take time to heal following the deadly attack on two mosques at Christchurch with the Tigers making a narrow escape while going for their Jumma prayers yesterday.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

NZ shooting: Linwood mosque 'hero' tackled gunman

A survivor of the shooting at Christchurch's Linwood mosque reveals to NZ Herald how his friend risked his life to tackle the gunman and wrestle away the weapon.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

[Watch] Tigers leave for Bangladesh

The Bangladesh cricket team departed from New Zealand this morning at 5am BDT (12pm local).

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

Security measures to be reviewed before sending cricketers abroad: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina categorically says that Bangladesh in future will send its cricket team abroad after examining and reviewing the security measures of the host countries.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

Ali escaped NZ shooter by hiding under bench

Ramjan Ali narrowly escapes the shooter of New Zealand mosques by hiding under a bench. With blood splattered on his shirt Ali narrated the horrific moments to ABC News immediately after the attacks yesterday.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

New Zealand shooter steeped attack in dark internet culture

The suspected New Zealand shooter carefully modeled his attack for an internet age. He live-streamed the massacre, shouted out a popular meme slogan and published a long, rambling manifesto replete with inside jokes geared for those steeped in underground internet culture.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

‘Our lands will never be theirs'

A gunman who opened fire at two Christchurch mosques killing at least 49 people said the attack was in protest of mass immigration to European lands.

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