- New Zealand’s police commissioner has stressed that at this moment only one suspect, Brenton Tarrant, has been charged with murder for the shootings at two mosques.
- Yellow vest protesters have taken to the streets across France for the 18th straight weekend. Some of them turned violent.
- The head of the Japanese Olympic Committee has informed his associates that he will step down, in the lead-up to the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympics.
March 17, Sunday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Mr. Hirokazu Sakamaki and Ms. Keiko Kitagawa