KEY POINTS:
• 36 mins of terror: Police confirm sole gunman responsible for both mosque shootings
• PM Ardern says gunman "absolutely" intended to continue his attack
• Australian-born Dunedin resident Brenton Harrison Tarrant appeared in court today
• 49 are confirmed dead, victims range from 2 to older than 60
• 12 people remain in critical care as survivors' harrowing tales emerge
• Attorney General says semi-automatic weapons will be banned
• Kiwis have already donated more than $2.5m

New Zealand is in mourning after the deadly massacre at two Christchurch mosques. Join us for live updates as the country comes to grips with the tragedy.