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Orlando shooting


Orlando shooting: Tension at funerals for victims with protest, angry driver

June 19, 2016 6:59 am

Two Osceola County Sheriff's deputies on motorcycles were injured at the funeral procession for Jean Carlos Mendez in Kissimmee, Florida, some 20 miles south of Orlando.

Obama meets Orlando massacre survivors, victims' relatives

June 16, 2016 11:36 pm

Sunday's attack, in which 53 people were also wounded, ranks as the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Prince William appears on the cover of UK gay magazine 'Attitude'

June 15, 2016 8:30 pm

Prince William called on young people being bullied for their sexuality to seek help.

Video: Barack Obama rebukes Trump's anti-Muslim remark

June 15, 2016 1:34 am

The president's remarks were his first reaction to Trump's speech Monday after Sunday's mass shooting.

Orlando Shooting: What to call it

June 14, 2016 10:46 am

Trump calls it 'radical Islamic terrorism', Obama, Clinton, don't. What the fight over language is really about?

Orlando Shooting: Australia reviews visa of Islamic scholar who preached about death for homosexual acts

June 14, 2016 10:43 am

Farrokh Sekaleshfar, a senior Shi'ite Muslim scholar, is currently giving a series of lectures at an Islamic centre in Sydney on the topic of spirituality.

Barack Obama to go to Orlando to pay respects to victims on Thursday

June 14, 2016 8:09 am

Barack Obama said gays and lesbians are targeted by organisations like IS, al-Qaida and others because of their “vicious, bankrupt ideology” and their religious beliefs about homosexuality.

Donald Trump's post-Orlando message falls flat with Republican establishment

June 14, 2016 6:58 am

After the worst mass murder in modern US history on Sunday left 50 dead, Trump's speech was hastily refashioned from a broad critique of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton to a dire warning of the threat from Islamist militants.

Orlando, the abyss

June 14, 2016 12:01 am

It is a reminder for America and the world: The democratic values we cherish require hard work.

How US media covered the Orlando shooting

June 13, 2016 10:00 pm

The victims intended were homosexuals as Pulse is a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. It’s been said to be the worst incident of mass killing in US’ history.


How artists expressed solidarity with Orlando shooting victims through art on social media

June 13, 2016 6:09 pm

Artists from around the world have channelled their creativity to express solidarity with the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting.

Orlando shooting: Fight evil with love, say mourners

June 13, 2016 3:48 pm

Dozens of bodies were slowly removed overnight from a popular Orlando gay club after a gunman sprayed the helpless crowd with bullets in violence that killed 50 people.