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Pop star's murder reveals political rifts in Ethiopia

More than 80 people have been killed in unrest in Ethiopia after the popular singer Hachalu Hundessa was shot dead this week

05 Jul 2020 2:20 PM

50 dead in Ethiopia protests over death of popular singer

The dead included protesters and members of the security forces, and some businesses had also been set on fire

01 Jul 2020 3:30 PM

Protesters dislodge artwork from Paris museum to return it to Africa

The five protesters were stopped before they could leave the Quai Branly Museum with the artwork

13 Jun 2020 12:13 PM

BLM rallies hit Australia for 2nd weekend, some banned

Thousands of people protested in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane against racism and the deaths of Indigenous Australians in custody

13 Jun 2020 11:43 AM

Hong Kong leader says city cannot bear further chaos, warns protesters

Global financial hub is on alert for unrest with larger gatherings planned for the evening to mark the first anniversary of a mass rally

09 Jun 2020 2:06 PM

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Violence won't bring back Floyd, says victim’s brother

The crowd chanted, “What's his name? George Floyd!” and “One down, three to go!” in reference to four officers involved in Floyd's arrest

02 Jun 2020 12:12 PM

South Africa postpones reopening of schools over safety concerns

The plan for reopening on Monday backfired after teachers’ unions and governing associations urged school staff to defy the government order

01 Jun 2020 2:39 PM

Man shot to death amid Minneapolis protests

It was the second night of violent protest since the death of George Floyd, allegedly killed in police chokehold

28 May 2020 3:17 PM

Death of Mumbai hospital worker sparks protest by colleagues

A staff union official alleged that the worker was not sanctioned a sick leave despite him complaining about body pains.

26 May 2020 4:57 PM

Asia stocks rise as countries ease lockdown restriction, Hong Kong extends losses

Hong Kong sank again after the city was rocked by protests at the weekend over a controversial proposed security law

25 May 2020 10:21 AM

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Executive at Amazon says he quit to protest firing of workers and toxic culture of the workplace

Among those fired was a New York warehouse worker who led a strike last month, pushing for more protections for workers against covid-19

05 May 2020 6:32 PM

'Use of brute force to suppress dissent is unacceptable in democracy': Sonia Gandhi

Gandhi said the people's apprehensions were real and legitimate and the struggle against the legislation was 'just.'

20 Dec 2019 9:49 PM

Anti-CAA protest: Left leaders detained at Mandi House

Scores of agitators were detained at the Red Fort where another protest by students and activists was set to begin.

19 Dec 2019 1:09 PM

Police to monitor some social media handles amid anti-CAA protests

8 people have been arrested so far for their alleged involvement in the violence at Jaffrabad and Seelampur.

18 Dec 2019 5:14 PM

Women take lead against cops 'excesses' at Jamia, says 'its now or never situation'

A few women, in their 60s, almost limped to the protest site in Delhi, while some accompanied their family members and classmates.

17 Dec 2019 8:21 AM

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Mamata asks district to provide food to stranded passengers amid CAA unrest

TMC supremo and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will hit the streets from Monday in protest the law.

15 Dec 2019 9:24 PM

Buses torched in Delhi over CAA; Jamia dissociates itself from violence

One fire tender was completely damaged and two personnel were injured in the violence by the protesters.

15 Dec 2019 6:44 PM

Jamia announces vacation till Jan 5, cancels exam amid anti-Citizenship protests

The agitated students were sloganeering against PM Modi led Central government and demanded that the Act should not be implemented.

14 Dec 2019 4:55 PM

Internet suspended in Assam till Dec 16, protestors set fire in WB railway station

The legislation has put the Northeast on the boil as people fear that it may exacerbate the problem of illegal immigration.

14 Dec 2019 3:50 PM

Citizenship Bill protests affect Assam; flights suspended, train services cancelled

Five columns of the Army have been requisitioned and deployed in Assam, an Army statement said.

12 Dec 2019 12:53 PM

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