After massacres, Trump condemns white supremacy and bigotry, pushes death penalty

After massacres, Trump condemns white supremacy and bigotry, pushes death penalty

US President Donald Trump on Monday proposed tighter monitoring of the internet, mental health reform and wider use of the death penalty in response to mass slayings over the weekend that killed 29 people in Texas and Ohio.

Map of indigenous massacres reveals Australia's violent past

Map of indigenous massacres reveals Australia's violent past

The native Aboriginal population, who have occupied Australia for 50,000 years, were dispossessed of their lands by the arrival of settlers two centuries ago.

Massacre committed against Palestinians a 'disgrace to humanity'

Massacre committed against Palestinians a 'disgrace to humanity'

Qatar has expressed its strong condemnation of the brutal massacre and systematic killing committed by the Israeli occupation forces against the unarmed Palestinians in the Gaza Strip in commemoration of Nakba Day ...

UN to investigate Islamic State atrocities in Iraq

UN to investigate Islamic State atrocities in Iraq

Britain drafted the resolution to help bring perpetrators of IS war crimes to justice -- a cause championed by international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, who was present for the vote.

Brazil police quell latest jail riot, 10 dead

Brazil police quell latest jail riot, 10 dead

Brazilian police on Sunday quelled a riot that left at least 10 people dead in a northern jail, the latest of several gruesome gang-related massacres in the country's overcrowded prisons.

Indian court jails 11 for life over Gujarat massacre of Muslims

Indian court jails 11 for life over Gujarat massacre of Muslims

An Indian court jailed 11 Hindu attackers for life on Friday for murdering dozens of Muslims in one of the most notorious massacres of the 2002 Gujarat riots that shook India.