Somalia ends deadly hotel siege, 14 dead

Somali forces brought an end to an hours-long gun and bomb siege on a Mogadishu hotel by Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants on Saturday, with the government giving a final toll of 14 dead.

Mar 29, 2015, 00:38 AM IST

Anti-Kudankulam protestors lay siege to sea

Opposing the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, people belonging to various walks of life began a protest at the sea near the atomic power plant.

Oct 08, 2012, 08:30 AM IST

Syria promises free election as it tightens siege

The Syrian military tightened its suffocating siege on the city of Hama in its drive to crush the main center of the anti-regime uprising in the country.

Aug 06, 2011, 21:50 PM IST

Trinamool activists lay siege to CPI(M) district office

Alleging that armed people
have taken shelter inside the CPI(M)`s district office in the
Maoist-infested West Midnapore district, Trinamool Congress
today laid a siege to the party office here.

Sep 20, 2010, 21:44 PM IST

Left Front in West Bengal under siege, says Yechury

Left Front in West Bengal is
"under siege" senior CPM leader Sitaram Yechury has said,
claiming that a situation similar to the "anti-fascist terror"
between 1972 and 1977 is emerging in the state.

Jun 19, 2010, 19:45 PM IST

Congress to lay siege to UP assembly

The Congress on Tuesday said it would
lay a siege to the Uttar Pradesh legislative assembly after
the culmination of its ongoing rallies in the state.

May 04, 2010, 23:09 PM IST

Pakistan closer to a nation under siege: US military

Having pumped billions of dollars in military assistance, influential US Congressmen and Pentagon officials feel that Pakistan is still closer to siege.

Apr 30, 2010, 15:16 PM IST