Congress likely to hold brainstorming AICC meet in March

Battered by successive election defeats, Congress is likely to hold a brainstorming AICC meet in March next year to work out a strategy to arrest the party's sliding base and enthuse its cadres.

Hong Kong protesters plan march after fruitless talks with government
Hong Kong protesters plan march after fruitless talks with government

Hong Kong protesters planned to march to the home of the city`s Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between student leaders and senior officials failed to break the deadlock.

Imran Khan`s sons to join `Azadi` march

For the first time, the sons of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan will join him at a political event planned by his party in Pakistan`s capital Islamabad, a media report said.

Hong Kong lawyers march against Beijing `interference`

More than a thousand lawyers all dressed in black took to the streets of Hong Kong in a silent march Friday against "interference" by Beijing in the city`s judiciary.

Thousands march across Kabul to protest election fraud

Thousands of angry protesters marched on the Afghan president`s palace on Friday in support of candidate Abdullah Abdullah`s allegations that mass fraud had been committed during the presidential election by organisers and state officials.

British Sikhs march though London to protest Bluestar

Hundreds of British Sikhs today held a march in central London to protest against Operation Bluestar 30 years ago.

20,000 march in Berlin to demand PKK ban lifted

Some 20,000 people marched through central Berlin today to demand the German government lift its 20-year ban on the Kurdistan Workers` Party (PKK), organisers said.

Thousands march in Romania against shale gas, gold mine

Thousands of Romanians rallied against a controversial Canadian gold mine project and against shale gas exploration, in weekly demos that have turned into one of the country`s longest-running protests in years.

12 dead in Bangladesh violence

Thousands of Romanians rallied against a controversial Canadian gold mine project and against shale gas exploration, in weekly demos that have turned into one of the country`s longest-running protests in years.

Syrian uprising marks deadliest month, 6000 dead in March

In what signals a steep escalation in Syrian civil war, March 2013 turned out to be the deadliest month so far with death toll pegged at 6000, said a key activist group.

Pak govt will not block a `long march` led by Qadri: Malik

The Pakistan government will not block a "long march" to be led by cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri to press for electoral reforms.

Lawyers march to Parl demanding HC bench for West UP

Demanding that a bench of Allahabad HC be set up in western UP, lawyers from the region on Wednesday marched towards Parliament and blocked traffic.

Police foil J&K employees` march in Srinagar

Police foiled the march of over 500 Jammu and Kashmir govt employees towards the civil secretariat here Monday and arrested some of their leaders.

Thousands march to protest austerity cuts in Spain

Several thousand people marched in downtown Madrid to protest austerity measures they say will lead to cuts in cherished national health care.

Despite talks with ministers, landless poor to march to Delhi

A Gandhian organisation has decided to go ahead with its planned protest march to Delhi Wednesday to highlight the problems of the landless poor.

Thousands march in Paris against austerity

Thousands of demonstrators are marching peacefully in Paris to denounce austerity measures.

March in UK to support Baba Ramdev

A group claiming to be a "politically neutral pressure group" has organised a march here in support of yoga guru Baba Ramdev.

Imran Khan warns of march over drone killings

Imran Khan has said he will lead a peace march to let the world know how the US was killing "innocent Pakistanis".

Bajrang Dal’s march to Amarnath foiled

Police detained 53 Bajrang Dal activists foiling their bid to move towards the Baltal base camp of Amarnath cave shrine.

March may be one of the safest times for surgery

Patients who undergo an operation in March have greater survival chances, researchers say.