Tarrant attacked two mosques- the Al Noor mosque and the Linwood Islamic Centre- in the South island city on March 15

It was his second record in seven days, having reached the summit for the 23rd time on 15 May

The result was released a day ahead of schedule in the early hours of Tuesday as authorities feared unrest

On Sunday, as per state media reports, at least 14 people were wounded after a roadside explosion targeted a tourist bus, carrying 25 South African citizens, close to Egypt's Giza Pyramids.

On Monday, United States Senator, Kamala Harris, one of two dozen Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, proposed closing the gender pay gap by requiring companies to disclose pay data and secure an “equal pay certification” or be fined.

On Monday, a Swedish prosecutor said that Swedish authorities issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain.

On Sunday, a top Saudi diplomat said that Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, after the kingdom's energy sector was targeted this past week amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf.

A billionaire technology investor said at a US college in Atlanta when he announced at their commencement that he would pay off their student loans, estimated at $40 million.

On Monday, Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky will formally become the country's new president at a ceremony in the capital, Kiev.

United States President, Donald Trump issued a stern warning to Iran, suggesting it will be destroyed if a conflict breaks out between the two countries.

Australian PM, Scott Morrison is close to securing a majority government as the election's final results are being counted.

The ban - lasting from 20 May until 23 July - comes into effect on Monday and has been timed to occur with the breeding season

Mary's first item in collection was a ceramic grey hunting dog which she bought in 1992 in Baku, Azerbaijan

Huawei can no longer access updates to Google's Android operating system

On Friday, United States President Donald Trump denied friction with his hawkish foreign policy advisers on Iran, specifically giving statements of support to White House national security adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

On Sunday, Qatari state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera suspended two journalists over a video they produced claiming the extent of the Holocaust was being misrepresented by Jews.

According to the United States military, on Sunday, one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea, a move likely to upset Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world's two biggest economies.

Schwarzenegger was talking to fans at his Arnold Classic Africa sporting event in Johannesburg when the man attacked him with a flying kick

On Sunday afternoon, at least 11 people were killed and one other sustained injury in a mass shooting incident at a bar in Brazil's northern state of Para.

The Justice Department said that on Friday, a former spy for the US Central Intelligence Agency was sentenced to 20 years in prison after being convicted on charges of conspiring to transmit US defence secrets to China.

State media on Saturday said that North Korea has asked United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to deal with the "illegal" seizure of one of its cargo ships by the United States.

The Federal Aviation Administration issued an advisory to U.S. commercial airliners flying over the waters of the Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to exercise caution as tensions between Washington and Tehran continue to simmer.

On Saturday, Sri Lanka marked 10 years of the end of the nearly brutal civil war between the government and the LTTE even as it came under criticism for failing to ensure justice for the victims.

Kamala Harris, the first Indian-origin Senator reprimanded President Donald Trump's merit-based immigration plan saying it was “short-sighted” and invoked her unique background as a Democratic candidate for the White House in 2020, being the daughter of an Indian immigrant.

United Nations owes India USD 38 million for peacekeeping operations.

On Friday, Taiwan's parliament legalised same-sex marriage in a landmark first for Asia as the government survived a last-minute attempt by conservatives to pass watered-down legislation.

Mr Strache said he was leaving to avoid further damage to the government and claimed he had been the "victim of a targeted political attack"

Archie’s birth certificate has revealed that the former actress went to London to deliver their son

A teenager mother of 15 years buried her infant son alive under a layer of dirt near a farm

French rail operator SNCF has restored original Orient Express carriages and is thinking of relaunching the service

Australians are casting their votes in the first general election since political infighting ousted the nation's fourth leader in a decade.

The Buckingham Palace in a statement said that the published pictures put the royal couple's safety at risk

The incident shared on Facebook by a customer has received more than 9,200 reactions and close to 3,000 shares

The Internet is mourning the death of Grumpy Cat which passed away on May 14 after a battle with a disease

In 2017, Taiwan constitutional court ruled that same-sex couples had the right to legally marry

I M Pei, the architect who designed Louvre’s famous glass pyramid, has died at the age of 102

US state of Alabama on Thursday passed one of the toughest abortion laws in the country which provides for a near-total prohibition

On Thursday, one of the young leaders of Hong Kong's 2014 "Umbrella" pro-democracy street protests was sent back to prison after losing an appeal against a prison term for contempt of court.

On Wednesday, Alabama's governor signed a bill to ban nearly all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape and incest, in political conservatives' latest challenge to the landmark 1973 US Supreme Court decision establishing a woman's right to terminate her pregnancy.

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