Europeans took to the streets on Monday, celebrating the international workers` holiday of May Day with an assortment of rallies and demonstrations, which in France turned violent as protesters threw petrol bombs at police.May 02, 2017, 00:43 AM IST
Jakarta`s Christian governor on Wednesday looked set to lose to a Muslim former government minister in a divisive run-off election that has stoked religious tension in Muslim-majority Indonesia.Apr 19, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Thousands of demonstrators gathered Saturday in a central Nicaraguan city to protest the construction of a $50 billion (44 billion euros) canal that will run through their land.Jun 14, 2015, 18:35 PM IST
A member of punk protest group Pussy Riot and a fellow activist were arrested Friday at a demonstration in Moscow demanding better conditions for women held in Russian prisons.Jun 13, 2015, 00:16 AM IST
Protesters opposed to Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza launched fresh demonstrations Monday, resuming weeks of street marches after a failed coup despite warnings from the government.May 18, 2015, 13:27 PM IST
Protesters burned a man alive on the streets of Burundi`s capital on Thursday, saying he was a member of the ruling party`s youth wing that had attacked them during demonstrations against the president`s third-term bid, a witness said.May 07, 2015, 20:01 PM IST
Puthiya Tamizhakam would organise a demonstration in Chennai on June 16 to condemn the shocking incident of abduction and rape of two minor girls from a hostel in Pollachi recently.Jun 14, 2014, 15:05 PM IST
Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly withdrawn a blanket ban on demonstrations in and around the upcoming Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Sochi.Jan 05, 2014, 14:56 PM IST
Thousands of students protested in France and shut schools across the country on Friday in continued demonstrations against the deportation of foreign pupils.Oct 19, 2013, 00:21 AM IST
Congress in TN has decided to organise counter demonstrations in all districts on October three for early commissioning of the Kudankulam nuclear power project.Sep 29, 2012, 17:15 PM IST
Raising slogans against FDI in retail, a group of workers held a demonstration outside the Walmart store at Sultanpur here.Sep 20, 2012, 10:14 AM IST
A row over animal sacrifice ritual prompted a local court to ban demonstrations around the vicinity of the shrine.Aug 28, 2012, 22:12 PM IST
Family members of constables of Andhra Pradesh Special Police (APSP) on Sunday held demonstrations against the "difficult" working conditions of these policemen.Aug 05, 2012, 21:26 PM IST
Kerala HC struck down the provision of a government Act permitting holding of public meetings on roadsides.Mar 22, 2012, 21:59 PM IST
Marking the 10th anniversary of the
Gujarat riots, a coalition of over 40 Indian-American bodies held a demonstration against CM Narendra Modi.
Malaysia is under rising pressure to improve civil liberties ahead of national elections expected next year.Nov 22, 2011, 13:28 PM IST
Supporters of Anna Hazare today staged demonstrations here against the Centre for arresting the Gandhian and burnt an effigy of Union Minister Kapil Sibal.Aug 17, 2011, 12:41 PM IST
against a UN report on possible war crimes in Sri Lanka during
the final battle against LTTE, the world body has said that
people have the right to protest peacefully.
Syrian President Bashar Assad said the country is moving toward "comprehensive reforms," as activists said the army sealed off a key port city where
protesters were holding demonstrations.
Various organisations on Friday held
demonstrations here in support of social activist Anna
Hazare`s movement against corruption.