Rights group: 233 killed in Iran, protests enter fifth week

At least 233 protesters have been killed since demonstrations swept Iran on Sept. 17, according to U.S.-based rights monitor HRANA. The group said 32 among the dead were below the age of 18.

published on : 15th October 2022

Two killed as demonstrations around Iran enter 4th week

In the city of Sanandaj in the Kurdish-majority northern region, one man was shot dead Saturday while driving a car in a major thoroughfare, rights monitors said.

published on : 8th October 2022

Allahabad University students protesting fee hike dig pit, threaten 'bhu samadhi'

The students say their fees have been hiked nearly three-fold, and have been holding protests for several days now. They later planted saplings in the pit.

published on : 27th September 2022

Putin's call-up fuels Russian anger, instability, violence

"Panic. All the people I know are in panic," said David, a Russian who gave only his first name out of fear of reprisals, in an interview with The Associated Press at a border crossing with Georgia.

published on : 27th September 2022

Shramik Sangh stages stir near PPL main gate over allowances

While the old agency workers used to get less remuneration, those with the new agency are reportedly being paid more.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Protests limited to Freedom Park, action against violators: Karnataka HC

Placing it before the court, the state government informed that action will be taken against any person found to be violating the provisions of the order.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Sri Lanka's CID interrogates top police officer in connection with violence on May 9

On May 9, violence erupted in Sri Lanka after supporters of former prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa attacked peaceful anti-government protesters demanding his ouster.

published on : 21st May 2022

Traders down shutter to protest AAP MLA’s arrest

The court took serious note of the matter and pulled up the police for its inadequacies and granted bail to the MLA, said the AAP officials.

published on : 14th May 2022

Passengers’ association to intensify stir against Railways

Association members said they would be holding dharnas in front of the divisional railway manager’s offices in Palakkad and Thiruvananthapuram this week. 

published on : 2nd May 2022

Workers strike to pressure Sri Lankan president to step down

Business districts in the capital, Colombo, were closed, and bankers, teachers and other professionals held parades and joined the main protest site opposite the president’s office.

published on : 28th April 2022

Boeing to fly 2 Super Hornet fighters to India this summer for operational demonstrations 

According to Garcia, with a rapid technology insertion plan, the Super Hornet Block III will outpace threats for decades to come.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Indonesian students protest rumoured delay of 2024 election 

Authorities in capital Jakarta blocked streets leading to the heavily guarded presidential palace and Parliament building, where protesters attempted to march asking for elections not to be delayed.

published on : 11th April 2022

Tibetans seek justice after 63 years of uprising against Chinese rule

The Chinese communist government has tightened the security and surveillance inside Tibet and great measures were taken to halt any movement or protest.

published on : 16th March 2022

Demonstrations greet PM Narendra Modi in UK, turn aggressive as Indian tricolour ripped

Some of the protesters at Parliament Square yesterday turned aggressive after the Indian tricolour was torn down from the flagpole.

published on : 19th April 2018

Ahead of Arun Jaitley's visit CPI-M stages demonstration over cadres' killing in Kerala capital

The families of the victims, who belonged to CPI-M and killed in different parts of Kerala, are staging the dharna demanding that the Union minister visit their homes too and listen to their woes. 

published on : 6th August 2017