Burials for Sierra Leone mudslide victims

Burials for Sierra Leone mudslide victims

Nearly half of the 400 people known to have died in a mudslide and flooding Burials on the outskirts of the Sierra Leone capital Freetown have already been buried, health officials say. The government had said mass burials would be...
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South Korea’s Moon pledges there will be ‘no war on Korean peninsula’

South Korea’s Moon pledges there will be ‘no war on Korean peninsula’

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said US and South Korean policies are aligned on North Korea and promised there “will be no war on the Korean peninsula ever again.” Moon, who took office in May, held a news conference...
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Defiant Donald Trump renews criticism of ‘both sides’ in protest

Defiant Donald Trump renews criticism of ‘both sides’ in protest

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump defiantly blamed “both sides” for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests whil...
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Chandigarh Girl, 12, Raped On Way To School For Independence Day Event

Chandigarh Girl, 12, Raped On Way To School For Independence Day Event

The minor’s rape in Chandigarh comes just days after women in the city directly administered by the Union Home Ministry held a candle-light march to assert their right to access public spaces without having to worry about their safety. A...
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$3 million lawsuit filed against organizers of Charlottesville white nationalist rally

$3 million lawsuit filed against organizers of Charlottesville white nationalist rally

Two women who were injured in the car attack in Charlottesville Saturday have filed a $3 million lawsuit against the alleged driver of the car as well as the man who organized the white nationalist rally. Named in the lawsuit,...
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A Twitter campaign is outing people who marched with white nationalists in Charlottesville

A Twitter campaign is outing people who marched with white nationalists in Charlottesville

A campaign to name and shame people who marched at a bloody right-wing rally in Charlottesville has so far prompted two universities to condemn white supremacy — even as the outed students defend their decisions to attend. Not everyone who went to t...
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Burkina Faso restaurant attack ‘kills 17’

Burkina Faso restaurant attack ‘kills 17’

Seventeen people have been killed and eight wounded in a “terrorist attack” in the centre of the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, the government says. Three gunmen opened fire on customers seated outside a restaurant, witnesses were quoted as ...
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Indian State Suspends Hospital Chief After 60 Children Die

Indian State Suspends Hospital Chief After 60 Children Die

NEW DELHI — The head of an Indian hospital where dozens of children have died in recent days has been suspended, as officials traded blame over cash shortfalls that led to supplies of medical oxygen being cut. The government of...
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March of white supremacists at University of Virginia ends in skirmishes

March of white supremacists at University of Virginia ends in skirmishes

Chanting “White lives matter!” “You will not replace us!” and “Jews will not replace us!” several hundred white nationalists and white supremacists carrying torches march in a parade through the University of Virginia campus last night The fast-pac...
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai cancels ‘town hall’ on gender dispute

Google CEO Sundar Pichai cancels ‘town hall’ on gender dispute

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled an internal town hall meant to address gender discrimination on Thursday after employee questions for management began to leak online from the company’s internal messaging service. Pichai said in an email to staff...
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