Thousands of activists are expected to participate in a march in New York, London and eight other cities worldwide, including Delhi, to pressure world leaders to take action on global warming, ahead of a major summit on climate change this month, a British daily reported Monday.
A two-day national conference of men`s rights activists representing more than 100 groups across India has demanded a separate ministry for men`s welfare, a welfare commission for them, scrapping of section 492 of the IPC and gender-neutral laws.
Four officers of the Rio de Janeiro state police were detained Wednesday on charges of assaulting reporters and activists during a protest against the amount of public money Brazil spent to host the FIFA World Cup.
Young Syrian opposition activists living with the constant dangers of more than three years are war are braving bombardment by government forces and jihadists` threats to watch their favourite World Cup teams.
A group of men`s rights activists, seeking shared parenting in cases of divorce or separation, on Father`s Day Sunday demanded reforms in family laws - to stop the creation of a "fatherless society". Or else, they said, the day has no relevance for the people.
Four people have been arrested and an FIR registered against former West Bengal minister and CPI-M leader Kanti Ganguly in connection with the killing of at least four Trinamool Congress activists in South 24-Parganas district.
A Syrian government airstrike on a town in the country`s northwest killed at least 12 people today, shattering store fronts, setting cars ablaze and sending a giant plume of black and gray smoke over the horizon.