Mother, five children killed in Syria bombardment: Monitor

A mother and her five children were among at least 19 civilians killed on Sunday in Syrian regime bombardment of the southern province of Daraa, a monitoring group said.

Tension prevails in Kashmir Valley after teenager dies in firing, two cops held, probe ordered
Tension prevails in Kashmir Valley after teenager dies in firing, two cops held, probe ordered

A teenager was shot dead by security forces in the Kashmir Valley on Saturday during a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference against the recent killing of two youths in an Army operation in Tral, prompting the authorities to register a murder case and order a magisterial probe.

West Bengal: TMC workers clash in Howrah, resort to violence

Less than 24 hours before Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections, two factions of the Trinamool Congress violently clashed with each other in Howrah on Friday.

Turkish army says five Kurdish rebels killed in clashes

Five rebels from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) were killed and four Turkish soldiers wounded in a day of clashes Saturday, the army said, in a blow to a fragile peace process to end a decades-long insurgency.

One protester killed in clashes at UN base in Central Africa

A protester was killed and several others injured on Friday when a demonstration turned violent outside a UN base in the Central African Republic, a UN spokesman said.

Yemen's Aden suffers amid clashes, aid deliveries delayed

Explosions shook the suburbs of the Yemeni port city of Aden on Monday as residents reported a foreign warship shelling Houthi positions on the outskirts of the city.

Clashes with Taliban halt supply of power in south Afghanistan

Clashes between Afghan forces and the Taliban have cut off the main supply of power to Afghanistan`s Helmand and Kandahar provinces, according to residents and the chief of the national power company. 

Eleven dead in Brazil clashes with police

Eleven people were killed Sunday in clashes in eastern Brazil between police and gangs that also left two officers injured, media reports said.

Islamic State fighters and force allied with Tripoli clash in central Libya

Clashes erupted in central Libya on Saturday between Islamic State fighters and a force loyal to a Egyptian Christians-based faction, a military official and residents said.

Groups of youth clash during on Holi

 A group of youth allegedly engaged in hooliganism in the Housing Board Colony in Sector-3 of Ballabgarh in the district and vandalised seven cars and a motor bike after following a schuffle with a group of residents today, police said.

One killed, 8 injured in clash between CPI, TMC activists in WB

One person was killed and eight others were injured in a clash between Trinamool Congress and CPI activists in West Midnapore district.

Clashes in Maldives as thousands call for president to quit

Clashes broke out in the Maldives on Friday after thousands gathered to protest against the arrest of former president Mohamed Nasheed and demand that current leader Abdulla Yameen resign.

VKSSS convener arrested for inciting employees during protest in UP

Convener of Vidyut Karmchari Sanyukt Sangharsh Samiti (VKSSS) has been arrested for allegedly inciting contractual employees of Uttar Pradesh power department to clash with police during their protest demanding regularisation of services, police said on Thursday.

23 killed in Egypt clashes on 4th anniversary of revolution

At least 18 people were killed and 80 others injured in clashes between Islamists and security forces as Egypt marked the fourth anniversary of the uprising that toppled strongman Hosni Mubarak, prompting authorities to extend curfew in the restive North Sinai region.

Egypt protester killed on eve of uprising anniversary: Ministry

A female demonstrator was killed in clashes with Egyptian police during a rare leftwing protest in Cairo Saturday, the eve of the anniversary of the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak, an official said.

10 killed in fresh clashes in Ukraine

At least 10 people were killed and dozens wounded in fresh clashes between Ukrainian troops and independence-seeking forces in Ukraine`s restive east, media reports said on Wednesday.

Hundreds flee Nigeria villages `after Boko Haram threats`

Hundreds of people from four villages near the devastated Nigerian town of Baga were forced to flee after Boko Haram militants told them to leave or face consequences, witnesses said on Tuesday.

14 killed in fighting in east Ukraine

At least 14 people were killed and over 100 others wounded in eastern Ukraine as hostilities between government forces and pro-independence insurgents continued, reports said on Monday.

10 killed in Pakistan clashes

At least three Pakistani soldiers and seven militants were killed on Monday after they clashed during a security operation in the country`s tribal region of Bajaur, authorities said.

Three dead as anti-Kabila demo quashed in DR Congo: Official

Three people were killed in Kinshasa on Monday in clashes between police and thousands protesting moves to allow President Joseph Kabila to extend his hold on power, a government source said.