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Sanjay Leela Bhansali cancels 'Padmavati' shoot, day after being assaulted by Karni Sena in Jaipur

Sanjay Leela Bhansali cancels 'Padmavati' shoot, day after being assaulted by Karni Sena in Jaipur

One of the most renowned filmmakers in B-Town Sanjay Leela Bhansali met with an untoward incident while he was shooting for 'Padmavati' in Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur. A local activist group named Karni Sena vandalised the film sets and assaulted the filmmaker.

Jan 28, 2017, 14:40 PM IST
Clashes break out on India-Nepal border, 200 Indian trucks stranded

Clashes break out on India-Nepal border, 200 Indian trucks stranded

Some 200 trucks were stranded on the India-Nepal border after the Madhesi community of Nepal blocked the road to protest.

Nov 02, 2015, 09:16 AM IST
Clashes break out on India-Nepal border, 200 trucks stranded

Clashes break out on India-Nepal border, 200 trucks stranded

Some 200 trucks were stranded on the India-Nepal border after the Madhesi community of Nepal blocked the road to protest.

Nov 02, 2015, 09:08 AM IST
Patel Community Protestors destroy public property in Ahmedabad, Surat

Patel Community Protestors destroy public property in Ahmedabad, Surat

Patel Community protesters demanding OBC reservation on Tuesday set two motorbikes on fire and damgaged public property at Shahibaug area of the city after the release of their leader Hardik Patel.

Aug 26, 2015, 00:47 AM IST

Violent clashes overshadow start of Milan Expo

 The opening of Expo 2015 was marred Friday by violent clashes between police and dozens of militants opposed to Milan`s hosting of the world fair.

May 02, 2015, 01:54 AM IST

Two protestors shot dead in Burundi clashes

Two demonstrators were shot dead in clashes with police in Burundi`s capital on Sunday, witnesses said, as protests escalated over the president`s bid for a controversial third term.

Apr 26, 2015, 21:22 PM IST
Oprah slammed by Ferguson protestors over 'leadership' comment

Oprah slammed by Ferguson protestors over 'leadership' comment

Oprah Winfrey has been slammed been slammed byprotestors over her recent comment about lack of leadership among them.

Jan 03, 2015, 19:06 PM IST

Cuban police detain protesters outside prison, dissidents say

Cuban police detained up to a dozen dissidents who had gone to a Havana prison to demand that fellow opponents of the government be released, dissidents said on Thursday.

Jan 02, 2015, 07:13 AM IST

Riot police clash with protesters at La Scala opening night

The glamourous season opener at Milan`s Scala opera house was marred Sunday by clashes between riot police and protesters which left two wounded.

Dec 08, 2014, 02:32 AM IST

Protestors again displays ISIS flags in Kashmir

Protestors on Friday displayed flag of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) during a rally in old city after Friday prayers.

Oct 18, 2014, 19:08 PM IST

Turkish police fire teargas at protesters on anniversary of unrest

Turkish police fired teargas and water cannon on Saturday to disperse protesters in central Istanbul who sought to mark the one-year anniversary of the country`s biggest anti-government demonstrations in decades.

Jun 01, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

Abkhazia parliament calls on president to quit

The parliament of Abkhazia, a small breakaway republic in the Caucasus, has voted for the resignation of the president, Russian news agencies reported on Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 02:40 AM IST

Abkhazia leader forced to flee, denounces coup bid: Reports

Opposition protesters stormed the presidency in Abkhazia overnight in what the leader of the Georgian breakaway region called a coup attempt, Russian news agencies said today.

May 28, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Thai protesters criticise coup, defying general

Stern warnings from Thailand`s military junta to stop criticising the coup have not deterred protesters, who have been gathering and staring down soldiers in defiance of martial law.

May 27, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Thai protestors step up pressure for ministers to resign

Thailand`s acting prime minister was huddled with senators here Monday to find a way out of a protracted political crisis, as anti-government protestors stepped up pressure to remove him, media reports said.

May 19, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

Pro-government supporters stage rally in Thailand in response to protestors

Pro-government supporters in Thailand staged a rally Saturday a day after anti-government protestors marched in Bangkok in a "final battle" to oust the caretaker government and to usher in reform before the next election.

May 10, 2014, 14:34 PM IST

UN slams excessive use of force against Venezuela protestors

The UN has criticised the excessive use of force by the Venezuelan government to break up peaceful protests in Caracas.

May 10, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

At least 43 killed in clashes in Ukraine`s Odessa

Clashes between pro-government and anti-government protestors Friday in Ukraine`s Black Sea city of Odessa have killed at least 43 people and injured 174, the government said.

May 03, 2014, 09:27 AM IST

Taiwan uses water cannon to disperse anti-nuclear protesters

Taiwan police today used water cannon to dislodge hundreds of overnight sit-in demonstrators, demanding the scrapping of a nearly completed nuclear power plant, one of the most controversial issues to have gripped the island for 30 years.

Apr 28, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

Jharkhand shutdown, 500 arrested

Jharkhand witnessed a shutdown Saturday as more than 20 organisations called for policy-making that was both by and for the local people, who are predominantly tribal.

Nov 30, 2013, 18:54 PM IST