Bajrang Dal activists seize two men for animal trafficking

The incident took place in Agra when Bajrang Dal activists thrashed two men who were caught with four trucks full of animals.

South Korea police block launch of anti-North leaflets

South Korean police on Friday blocked activists from launching anti-North Korea leaflets across the heavily fortified border, amid elevated military tensions on the divided peninsula.

Activists extend support to Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand

Activists from Gujarat, including a former Gujarat chief minister, extended their support to Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand on Wednesday, alleging the recent CBI action against her was an "open misuse of power" by the Centre.

DNA: Camera captures the baffling suicide bombing in Turkey's Suruc

Turkish authorities have identified a suspect over the suicide bombing close to Turkey`s border with Syria that left 32 activists dead, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Tuesday.

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Separatist yearning of Hong Kong youth spurs mainland bridge-building

On a recent Sunday night in the working class Hong Kong district of Mong Kok, a group of young, radical activists swore through loud-hailers and gestured rudely as they denounced mainland Chinese as "prostitutes" and "barbarians".

Islamic State video shows execution of activists for spying in Raqqa
Islamic State video shows execution of activists for spying in Raqqa

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has released yet another shocking video showing execution of two Syrian activists in Raqqa after they were accused of spying by the Islamic militant group.

Activists set sail for Gaza aboard `Freedom Flotilla`

Activists set sail Friday for the Gaza Strip in a bid to break Israel`s blockade of the Palestinian territory, a participant said, five years after a similar attempt ended in bloodshed.

Activists press for effecting Anti-witch hunt bill in Raj

 Women activists from NGOs and political outfits here on Tuesday pressed for enactment of the bill to prevent witch-hunting and practice of witch-craft in Rajasthan which was passed by the state Assembly two months ago.

'The Dead Are Coming': Berlin activists bury drowned refugees

 Saying "the dead are coming", German activists Friday staged a Berlin funeral for a Syrian refugee who drowned in the Mediterranean, highlighting the drama of the thousands who die trying to reach Europe.

Hong Kong activists march ahead of vote on electoral package

Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against electoral reforms approved by Beijing to choose the city`s next leader, the beginning of several days of demonstrations before the reforms go to a vote.

Peace activists cross North-South Korea border

A group of women peace activists, led by American feminist Gloria Steinem, made a rare crossing of one of the world`s most militarised borders Sunday to promote reconciliation between North and South Korea.

Activists bare breasts to disrupt Le Pen's May Day speech in Paris

Three bare-breasted women making Nazi salutes disrupted a May Day speech by French far-right leader Marine Le Pen as she accused her political rivals of failing to tackle immigration and radical Islam. 

Congress activists hold protest against J&K govt, Centre

Several activists of Jammu and Kashmir Youth Congress on Saturday held a protest here against the state government and the Centre, alleging that both the Central and Mufti Sayeed governments have been supporting anti-national forces in the state.

Activists protest against Yamuna pollution

Activists gathered along the banks of the Yamuna here to demand an early clean up of the river that is the lifeline to millions in northern India.

Activists want 'feeling fat' emoji removed from Facebook
Activists want 'feeling fat' emoji removed from Facebook

An online petition that asks Facebook to remove a "feeling fat" status and emoji from status-update options has been doing the rounds.

Aam Aadmi Party activists hold rally in Bhubaneshwar

Enthused by victory in Delhi polls, Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday took out a 'Parivartan Yatra' (march for change) here in an efforts to strengthen and expand its base in Odisha and to emerge as an alternative force.

Youth Congress, BJYM activists clash in Shimla; 12 injured

 At least 12 activists of both the Youth Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha were injured during a protest here against the central government`s land acquisition ordinance, the police said.

Egypt activist accuses court of forging evidence

An Egyptian court trying demonstrators for holding an unauthorised protest forged evidence at its latest hearing, a prominent Egyptian activist and the sister of one of the defendants said on Sunday.

Medha Patkar, activists detained trying to enter Water Ministry

 Activist Medha Patkar and several of her supporters from the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) were today detained by the police when they tried to enter the Water Resources ministry to meet Minister Uma Bharati.

Clashes in rebel-held suburb of Syrian capital

Activists are reporting rare internal fighting in a rebel stronghold east of the capital Damascus.