Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Emma Gonzalez during her speech at a rally for gun control at the Broward County Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Saturday. Photograph: Rhona Wise/AFP/Getty Images

Stunned by the worst high school shooting in US history, students across the country were mobilising on Sunday for stronger gun laws, while Florida of(...)

Students from North Park Elementary School enter Cajon High School to be reunited with their parents after a shooting  in San Bernardino, California on Monday. Photograph: Andrew Cullen/The New York Times

A special education teacher and one of her students were fatally shot by her estranged husband when he opened fire with a high-caliber revolver before(...)

The Leo-Lagrange secondary school in Charleville-Mezieres, northeasern France, from which a 15-year-old Muslim pupil was sent home because she was wearing a long black skirt, considered to be an ostentatious religious sign. Photograph: Francois Nascimbeni/AFP/Getty Images.

A 15-year-old French Muslim girl has been banned from her classroom for wearing a long black skirt as it was seen as going against France’s law guaran(...)