Kyrgyzstan cancels parliament election results after unrest breaks out in Bishkek, one dead

Members of several opposition parties announced plans to oust the president and form a new government.

published on : 6th October 2020

One million people displaced due to violence in Burkina Faso amid pandemic

More than 450,000 people were newly displaced in 2020, with 184 attacks against civilians recorded according to new figures

published on : 18th August 2020

Civilians, soldiers clash leaving 127 dead in Sudan

45 of those killed were security forces and 82 were armed youths from the area, the major general said.

published on : 12th August 2020

More than 100 arrests, 13 officers hurt amid Chicago looting

On streets throughout the downtown area, empty cash drawers from stores were strewn about and ATMs were ripped open.

published on : 11th August 2020

Over 60 killed in violence in Sudan's Darfur

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said that the government will send security forces to the restive region to protect citizens during the farming season.

published on : 27th July 2020

'Several' killed in Ethiopia unrest after singer shot dead

Angry protests were reported Tuesday in the capital, Addis Ababa, after Hachalu Hundessa was shot dead on Monday.

published on : 1st July 2020

The American dream now chokes with anger

The ex-monitor of the world, already eager to recuse itself from the onerous part of that job, now looks as if it itself needs monitoring.

published on : 2nd June 2020

Facebook apologises for role in 2018 communal unrest in Sri Lanka

In 2018, officials had said mobs used Facebook to coordinate attacks, and that the platform had "only two resource persons" to review content in Sinhala.

published on : 14th May 2020

Bandra migrants' unrest: TV journalist for 'misleading report' granted bail

Rahul Kulkarni, journalist with a Marathi news channel, was arrested by Mumbai Police on Wednesday, a day after several migrant workers gathered near Bandra station demanding that they be sent back.

published on : 16th April 2020

Will expose 'conspiracy' behind migrants' unrest: Shiv Sena

The Sena said the present crisis has affected a cross-section of society, but daily wagers are the worst hit and the government needs to take a different stand for poor people.

published on : 16th April 2020

Will ensure no subversive activity takes place in Jammu & Kashmir during Trump's India visit: DGP

DGP Dilbagh Singh said that foreign dignitaries visited Jammu and Kashmir recently and their visits passed off without any incident.

published on : 19th February 2020

Islamic State module busted in Jammu and Kashmir, five arrested

According to police, a preliminary inquiry revealed that the accused are affiliated with Islamic State in Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK) and are involved in providing shelter and support to terrorists.

published on : 12th February 2020

Tourist from Chennai dies in Jammu and Kashmir stone-pelting

Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti met the family of the tourist. “My head hangs in shame,” she said.

published on : 7th May 2018

Sri Lanka imposes curfew in Kandy after anti-Muslim riots

Sri Lanka imposed a curfew Monday in a central hill station town popular with tourists after days of communal unrest that saw a man killed and Muslim businesses set alight.

published on : 5th March 2018

Maldives crises: MPs from joint opposition thrown out of Parliament building

Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen refused to meet with diplomats from the European Union, Germany and the United Kingdom after the state of emergency was imposed in the Maldives last week.

published on : 15th February 2018
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