Zimbabwe's rights body says 'systematic torture' in crackdown

Zimbabwe's rights body says 'systematic torture' in crackdown

A human rights commission appointed by Zimbabwe's government said Tuesday that at least eight people were killed, mostly by gunfire, in a crackdown on protests last week.

Bangladesh drug war death toll hits 200: rights group

Bangladesh drug war death toll hits 200: rights group

The death toll from Bangladesh's contentious Philippines-style war on drugs since May has hit 200, a local rights group said Tuesday, with some 25,000 others imprisoned.

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Austrian police raided several addresses early Saturday as they grilled a suspected extremist thought to have been planning an attack, authorities said.