In a show of solidarity with jailed AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, an yesteryear actor, the Tamil film industry will shut its operations, including screening of films, and hold a day-long fast in Chennai
Hong Kong activists kicked off a long-threatened mass civil disobedience protest today to challenge Beijing over restrictions on voting reforms, escalating the battle for democracy in the former British colony after police arrested dozens of student demonstrators.
Thousands of Muslims in France took to the streets in the country's major cities to denounce the beheading of mountain guide Herve Gourdel in eastern Algeria.
Two minor brothers, who were missing since September 22, were found murdered in Mundet village of neighbouring Shamli district, sparking protests.
Sheetal Mhatre wanted to remove a garbage bin in Dahisar to make way for a container cabin; when some locals protested, she literally took matters in her own hands. Story and video by reporter, Ranjeet Jadhav, mid-day
SP's incumbent MLA Abu Azmi had gone to file his nomination papers from Mankhurd-Shivaji Nagar, but before he could complete the process, he was called to meet the CM after Cong workers protested against their newest ally
The Qatar women's basketball team at the centre of protests over wearing hijab headscarves left the Asian Games before their final match yesterday, officials said
Sheetal Mhatre wanted to remove a garbage bin in Dahisar to make way for a container cabin; when some locals protested, she literally took matters in her own hands
Activists of Hindu right wing outfits today held a protest against cow slaughter on railway tracks here, delaying the Amritsar-Mumbai Express by over an hour
Delhi Police Tuesday tightened security in central Delhi in view of expected protests over order to RLD leader Ajit Singh to vacate his official bungalow.
A group of Gandhians, family members of freedom fighters and local groups in a Bihar town are opposing renovation of a park and house in memory of British author George Orwell as they were denied land to set up a Satyagraha Park
Eminent academicians including former vice chancellors from various parts of India Sunday hit the streets here to express solidarity with Jadavpur University students, who were allegedly assaulted by police for staging a protest against the purported sexual assault of a female student.
In the wake of massive protests by Jadavpur University students, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew and Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee Monday wondered if the agitations were because of a ban on drugs inside the campus.
Angry protesters vent their anger on Ukrainian MP Vitaly Zhuravsky outside the country's parliament buildings in Kiev. Video courtesy: YouTube
Protests today erupted in Uttarakhand's Kumaon region over a pact signed between India and China seeking an alternative route to Mansarovar through Nathula in Sikkim, even as Chief Minister Harish Rawat opposed it saying the move would hurt religious sentiments of the people
During a meeting in the rector’s office to discuss their problems with the hostel facilities, the students allege the rector’s son threatened and manhandled them
Tibetan emigres on Wednesday demonstrated outside the Chinese embassy in New Delhi against Chinese President Xi Jingping's visit to the country
Police Wednesday registered murder cases against Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and several of his ministers in the killing of opposition activists during the anti-government protests here, police and lawyers said
Pakistan's powerful Army Chief today met embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to discus the deepening political crisis that has put the country on edge, as hundreds of protesters stormed the Secretariat and state broadcaster's office
At least eight people have been killed and over 100 injured in the clashes between police and protesters in Pakistan as the protesters marched towards the prime minister's house