Christchurch

March 25, 2019
March 25, 2019

Thanks to Ardern, New Zealand today soothes the soul

Those who have rushed to psychoanalyse 28-year-old Australian, Brenton Tarrant, for the outrage in Christchurch mosques killing 50 people, are concealing the reality, possibly without their knowing it. This line of inquiry will not explain why Christchurch or Pulwama, Utrecht and now Birmingham happened.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

Post-Christchurch social reconstruction: Global the message, local the onus

It is not enough to alert the public of social cracks: how they can be repaired must be part and parcel of any de-constructing exercise.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

The emerging new world order's alarm bells

Friday's attack on two mosques in New Zealand reflects a paradigm shift: the erosion of liberal values and the rise of 'civilisationalism' at the expense of the nation state.

March 17, 2019
March 17, 2019

'Suspicious package' shutters NZ's Dunedin airport

New Zealand police closed Dunedin airport after a suspicious device was reported on the airfield.

March 16, 2019
March 16, 2019

Murder in Mosques

There can be no place for hatred, intolerance and senseless violence anywhere in the world—of the type we witnessed in Christchurch on Friday which has killed at least 49 people so far, including 3 Bangladeshis and injured many more—as of going to print.

March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019

Tamim calls it 'frightening experience'; Mushy counts Tigers lucky

Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal described the Christchurch shooting incident as a 'frightening experience' while Mushfiqur Rahim counted themselves as 'lucky' in seperate Facebook posts following the incident

March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019

49 killed, 20 wounded in NZ mosque shootings

At least one gunman killed 49 people and wounded more than 20 during Friday prayers at two New Zealand mosques in the country's worst ever mass shooting which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern condemned as terrorism.

March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019

Intense Tigers seek correction

The tour of New Zealand has been a tough experience for the visiting Bangladesh team and following the comprehensive defeats in the

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

The Wellington warning

I have long been hearing, from cricketers and fellow journalists, about the fear that flying into the powerful wind of Wellington

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

Under the weather

Ever since Bangladesh arrived in New Zealand, apart from the challenge of adapting to seaming, green pitches, the weather too has been