Students demanding reopening of schools is uprising against separatists: Union minister Jitendra Singh

Students demanding reopening of schools is uprising against separatists: Union minister Jitendra Singh

Union minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday claimed that reports of students hitting the streets in the Valley demanding reopening of educational institutions is an "uprising of children versus the uprising of separatists".

Nov 06, 2016, 04:17 AM IST

Tibetan woman self-immolates in China: Reports

A Tibetan woman burned herself to death days before the anniversary of a failed uprising against Chinese rule, a rights group and media said, in the first such incident this year.

Mar 09, 2015, 11:57 AM IST

Nigeria military clears and releases 125 `Boko Haram detainees`

Nigeria`s military on Saturday released 125 people it said were arrested in an operation against Boko Haram but were later found to not be part of the Islamist group. 

Nov 09, 2014, 02:15 AM IST

Bangladesh opposition party warns government of uprising

Bangladesh National Party (BNP) joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi Tuesday warned that a mass uprising against Sheikh Hasina-led government was imminent if his party's demand of an interim election was not met.

Oct 08, 2014, 00:45 AM IST

Europe warns Putin on eve of Ukraine truce deadline

The leaders of Germany and France warned Vladimir Putin Sunday that Russia could be hit with punishing sanctions within days unless he forced Ukrainian rebels Moscow is accused of backing to suspend their deadly uprising.

Jun 30, 2014, 05:45 AM IST

Hamas Gaza chief calls for new violent uprising

Gaza`s Hamas chief is calling for a renewed violent uprising against Israel.

Oct 20, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Kerry says Egypt is at `pivotal moment` in history

As violence in Egypt turned increasingly deadly Saturday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the Mideast nation was at "a pivotal moment" more than two years since the uprising that ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak.

Jul 28, 2013, 13:32 PM IST

`Arabs groping for new forms of governance`

Arabs are groping for new models of governance in the wake of uprisings that began in 2010 that led to regime changes in some countries.

Jan 05, 2013, 21:05 PM IST

Bahrain charges 7 police with uprising abuses

Bahrain says it has charged seven police lieutenants with alleged abuses against suspected anti-government protesters.

Sep 17, 2012, 23:49 PM IST

3,000 people missing in Syrian uprising: Report

The online activist group Avaaz.org said its
investigation has identified 2,918 Syrians who were arrested
or abducted by force by security troops and whose whereabouts
are now unknown.

Jul 28, 2011, 18:25 PM IST

Tunisia: 300 people died in uprising, says UN

A Tunisian rights activist said security forces raped and tortured prisoners.

May 22, 2011, 11:55 AM IST

Egypt uprising echoes in Iran, Yemen

The possible heirs of Egypt`s uprising took to the streets in different parts of the Middle East.

Feb 15, 2011, 09:39 AM IST

Egypt`s revolt met with wide support, censorship

From London to Seoul, the world was savouring the fall of Egypt`s President.

Feb 13, 2011, 11:06 AM IST

Uprising in Egypt reflects `aspirations for reform`: India

As mass movement for leadership change gained momentum in Egypt, India viewed it as an articulation of the "aspirations of the Egyptian people for reform".

Feb 02, 2011, 00:34 AM IST

Kyrgyz opposition seizes power, dissolves Parliament

Kyrgyzstan`s opposition said on Thursday it had taken power and dissolved Parliament in the poor but strategically important Central Asian state after deadly protests forced President Kurmanbek Bakiyev to flee the capital.

Apr 08, 2010, 14:11 PM IST

Kyrgyzstan crisis: PM flees country, Interior Minister killed

Kyrgyzstan`s Prime Minister Daniyar
Usenov has resigned with his entire cabinet tonight and has
fled to neighbouring Kazakhstan as anti-government protesters
seized the Parliament and clashed with security forces in
which at least 40 people were killed and over 400 injured.

Apr 08, 2010, 00:15 AM IST