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Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon to halt protest as China National Day nears

A series of protests for and against the city`s Communist Party rulers in Beijing is planned ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People`s Republic on Tuesday, including at the consulate of former colonial power Britain.

Sep 28, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

NC president Farooq Abdullah defends stone pelters, says water cannons or tear gas could be used

This segment of Zee News brings to you latest updates. National Conference (NC) chairman Farooq Abdullah has defended the stone pelters of Jammu and Kashmir and said that instead of bullets, water cannons or tear gas could be used. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 20, 2018, 18:26 PM IST

Tear gas in Parliament? Kosovo lawmakers make MPs elsewhere look like angels

If you thought lawmakers in your country are the rowdiest, you may be proven wrong. Unless of course, you are reading this in Kosovo.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:55 PM IST

Pakistan police fire rubber bullets to disperse Islamist sit-in

Pakistani forces fired rubber bullets and lobbed tear gas at protesters in Islamabad Saturday as they moved to disperse an Islamist sit-in that has virtually paralysed the country`s capital for weeks.

Nov 25, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election claims 24 lives: Human rights

Violence also broke out in Nairobi's slum of Mathare, where tear gas and gunshots rang out all night.

Aug 13, 2017, 08:55 AM IST

Kolkata: Police fire tear gas, lathicharge to control Left agitators

Left workers led by farmers union clashed with police personnel outside the West Bengal Secretariat in Kolkata. Police had resorted to lathicharge and fire tear gas.

May 22, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Bangladesh police fire tear gas as energy hike protest turns violent

Police in Bangladesh fired teargas and water cannon on Wednesday to disperse hundreds of demonstrators trying to besiege the energy ministry in a protest against an increase in gas prices. 

Mar 15, 2017, 15:34 PM IST

Police fire tear gas as Bangladesh protest turns violent

Bangladesh police fired riot guns and tear gas Wednesday as a protest by bus drivers and truckers turned violent, with several injured in clashes that saw a low-grade bomb hurled at officers.

Mar 01, 2017, 16:25 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

Venezuela police fire tear gas on demo, lawmaker hurt

A Venezuelan opposition lawmaker was injured when police fired tear gas and forcefully broke up protesters demanding the authorities move forward with a recall referendum against President Nicolas Maduro.

Jun 10, 2016, 04:20 AM IST

Tear gas in Paris, Istanbul as tensions erupt on May Day

French and Turkish police fired tear gas at protesters as tensions erupted in both countries during May Day rallies Sunday, while thousands marched across the globe for the annual celebration of worker`s rights.

May 02, 2016, 04:11 AM IST

Turkey seizes control of anti-Erdogan daily in midnight raid

The Turkish Police fired tear gas and water cannon outside the headquarters of the Zaman daily in Istanbul.

Mar 05, 2016, 14:40 PM IST

Hungarian riot police fire tear gas at migrants

Riot police fired water cannon and tear gas on Wednesday at migrants demanding to be let through Hungary`s newly shut EU frontier, while refugees at other Balkan frontiers clambered through cornfields in search of new routes.

Sep 17, 2015, 00:30 AM IST

With tear gas and razor wire, Macedonia tries to stem refugee tide

Macedonian police fired tear gas and stun grenades to drive migrants and refugees back from its southern border from Greece on Friday but crowds continued to build up at a new bottleneck in an increasingly desperate flight to western Europe.

Aug 21, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

Encroachers attack Municipal corporation staff and police in Jodhpur

Police and Municipal corporation staff were attacked by the encroachers in Jodhpur. Six policemen got injured during the clash.

Aug 01, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

Turkey cop gets 'tree-planting' sentence for tear-gassing

 A Turkish policeman who tear-gassed a female protester at close range in one of the most iconic moments of 2013 anti-government protests has been ordered by a court to plant 600 trees, media reported today.

Jun 11, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Turkish police fire tear gas, water cannon at May Day protesters

Turkish police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of stone-throwing May Day protesters on Friday, after they defied a ban and tried to march on Istanbul`s Taksim Square.

May 01, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Pakistan police use tear gas to break up church attack protests

Pakistani police broke up Christian protesters in Lahore with tear gas and baton charges on Monday, a day after suicide bombers killed at least 16 people outside two churches, police said.

Mar 16, 2015, 20:38 PM IST

Violence mars Greek derby, player hit

Police using tear gas, fans invading the pitch and a flare hitting a player marred Sunday`s Greek Super League derby between Panathinaikos and Olympiakos.

Feb 23, 2015, 09:32 AM IST