Egypt jails 2011 revolt activist Abdel Fattah for 5 years

An Egyptian court on Monday sentenced Alaa Abdel Fattah, a leading dissident in the 2011 uprising that toppled strongman Hosni Mubarak, to five years in prison over an illegal protest.

Feb 23, 2015, 16:40 PM IST

Ukraine urges Merkel, EU help end pro-Russian revolt

Ukraine pressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other Western allies today to help settle a pro-Russian uprising that has raged on in the industrial east despite Kiev`s unilateral ceasefire.

Jun 23, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

Misbah denies revolt against `leadership` in Pak team after `dismal` Proteas series

Under-fire Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has denied suggestions of a revolt against his leadership in the team after a dismal performance against South Africa in the UAE.

Nov 18, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

PRP MLAs virtually revolt against Cong govt

17 MLAs belonging to the erstwhile Praja Rajyam Party, who recently merged with Congress, virtually raised a banner of revolt on Saturday.

Dec 03, 2011, 17:49 PM IST

Showing Hama in ruins, Syria says revolt quelled

Syria`s government has shown off TV and still images of burned buildings and rubble-strewn streets empty of people in Hama.

Aug 06, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

Mass rally to bring Egypt revolt `back to basics`

Egyptian activists are calling for a massive rally on July 8 to "save the revolution" that toppled Hosni Mubarak.

Jun 24, 2011, 18:49 PM IST

Mubarak fined for internet, phones shutdown during revolt

The ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been fined USD 34 million for "damaging the
economy" by enforcing a shutdown of telephone and Internet
connections during the country`s popular uprising.

May 28, 2011, 20:55 PM IST

3 Telangana MLAs raise banner of revolt against TDP leadership

Three MLAs from Telangana raised a banner of revolt against TDP, demanding
that party president N Chandrababu Naidu write a letter to Union Home Minister P Chidambaram reiterating support for formation of a separate state.

May 23, 2011, 18:48 PM IST

Violent crackdown in Syria, 25 anti-govt protestors dead

Syrian troops have killed at least 25 people in the flashpoint town of Daraa.

Apr 26, 2011, 12:09 PM IST

Dissolving Mubarak`s NDP `icing on the cake` of revolt

According to the court, the party was deemed to have ruined political life.

Apr 17, 2011, 21:27 PM IST

Libyan revolt appoints provisional government

The uprising against Muammar Gaddafi began in Benghazi on February 15.

Feb 27, 2011, 16:21 PM 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

Egypt prez`s son, family flee to UK as violence engulfs country

The report came as violent unrest broke out in Cairo in a Tunisia-inspired revolt.

Jan 26, 2011, 08:59 AM IST

Albanian PM slams `Tunisia-style` revolt, calls counter demo

Albanian PM Sali
Berisha slammed the opposition for a "Tunisia-style" revolt.

Jan 22, 2011, 23:28 PM IST

US denies WikiLeaks spurred revolt in Tunisia

The US says the Tunisian people alone are the catalysts for the uprising.

Jan 17, 2011, 09:45 AM IST

Tamil Tigers raised funds in Switzerland: Report

Members of the Sri Lankan Tamil
Tigers group allegedly extorted millions from ethnic Tamils in

Jan 16, 2011, 22:24 PM IST

Tense calm returns to Tunisia after revolt

Tunisia sped toward a new future after its iron-fisted leader fled & an interim president sworn in.

Jan 16, 2011, 18:37 PM IST

Nepal Maoists preparing for revolt: PM

Nepal’s PM Madhav accused the Maoists of "preparing for a revolt" as the
UN agency monitoring the peace process since 2007 prepares to
pull out from the country.

Jan 08, 2011, 21:21 PM IST

Yeddy asked to prove majority after 19 MLAs withdraw support

Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj has asked Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa to prove majority by Oct 12.

Oct 06, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

Santhal Durga Puja symbolises revolt against British

There is no chanting of mantras or ostentatious decor, but simple prayers to the goddess. A goat sacrifice is also held to symbolise the fight against British colonial rulers. Welcome to the Durga Puja of the Santhal tribals

Oct 06, 2010, 12:06 PM IST