Anti-government protest

25 protesters killed in anti-government protests in southern Iraq

Quoting Al-Jazeera, the Iraqi military said in a statement that authorities in Baghdad sent troops to restore law and order in southern Iraq, which has seen a wave of massive agitations.

Nov 29, 2019, 06:56 AM IST

Maldives: Anti-government protests intensify, more opposition MPs detained

Protests against President Yameen has intensified in capital Male and other cities, as the joint opposition continues to maintain pressure on the government to implement the Supreme Court ruling of February 1.

Mar 03, 2018, 09:34 AM IST

Death toll spikes to 20 in Venezuela protests

The death toll in three weeks of violence at anti-government protests in Venezuela jumped to 20 people Friday after a night of clashes and pillaging left 12 people dead in Caracas.

Apr 22, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny jailed after protests across Russia

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was handed a 15-day jail sentence on Monday for his part in a big anti-government protest in Moscow which buoyed the liberal opposition`s morale a year before a presidential election.

Mar 27, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

Dozens of deaths during stampede at Ethiopia religious event

Witnesses said people were crushed in nearby ditches as they tried to flee the chaos.

Oct 02, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

Thai protest leaders handed prison terms - and freed on bail

Six prominent Thai anti-government protest leaders were sentenced to two years in jail on Thursday for storming the prime minister`s office during a 2008 rally - and then released on bail to allow for appeals.

May 28, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Thai leader calls anti-government rally

Thailand`s anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban Tuesday night announced a new massive rally to be staged Sunday.

Dec 18, 2013, 07:46 AM IST

Anti-government protesters march in Haiti

Thousands of critics of Haiti`s President Michel Martelly have staged protest marches that turned violent as people threw rocks and shots were fired in the air.

Nov 19, 2013, 12:44 PM IST

Turkey PM to meet protest leaders as demos go on

Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed to meet with protest leaders whose mass anti-government demonstrations have rocked the country.

Jun 11, 2013, 09:52 AM IST

Farmers throw rail traffic out of gear

Several farmers on Thursday staged anti-government protest by blocking traffic on the national highway at Raya-Beas town nearly 45 km away from here.

Oct 25, 2012, 20:17 PM IST

Clashes at anti-government protest in Georgia

Protesters held an all-night demonstration against Mikheil Saakashvili.

May 22, 2011, 16:23 PM IST

Senegal arrests 15 before anti-government protest

Senegal`s government said
it had foiled an attempted coup just hours before
anti-government protests were set to begin on Saturday by arresting
15 people who had planned attacks across the capital.

Mar 20, 2011, 00:29 AM IST

Senegal arrests 15 before anti-government protest

Senegal`s government said
it had foiled an attempted coup just hours before
anti-government protests were set to begin on Saturday by arresting
15 people who had planned attacks across the capital.

Mar 20, 2011, 00:29 AM IST

Thai government building hit by blast ahead of protest

A small blast hit Thailand`s customs department compound on Saturday, authorities said, ahead of a planned street protest by tens of thousands of anti-government campaigners.

Mar 27, 2010, 11:39 AM IST