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Bangladesh: Lady Justice statue removed after protests

Added: 26.05.2017 12:41 | 1 views | 0 comments

Statue of a sari-clad woman holding scales taken down amid tight security after months of protests by religious groups.


Beijing Protests U.S. Patrol in South China Sea

Added: 26.05.2017 4:58 | 3 views | 0 comments

China vowed to further build up military capabilities after a  U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near a Chinese-built artificial island in the South China Sea, the first such patrol under President Donald Trump.

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Ethiopia jails opposition politician Yonatan Tesfaye

Added: 25.05.2017 23:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Former opposition spokesperson sentenced over posts criticising the government's response to Oromo protests.


4 protesters arrested at Senate hearing on energy nominees

Added: 25.05.2017 22:23 | 3 views | 0 comments

Four protesters have been arrested after disrupting a Senate hearing on nominees to serve in energy-related posts in the Trump administration.


Troops ordered in after Brazil protesters trash govt buildings

Added: 25.05.2017 22:00 | 10 views | 0 comments

May 26, 2017 5:00 AM
BRASILIA • Protests against embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer have exploded into scenes of violence across the capital city of Brasilia with demonstrators setting fire to the Agriculture Ministry, trashing several government buildings and clashing repeatedly with police, prompting the government to deploy the armed forces.


Ethiopian court jails politician for over 6 years

Added: 25.05.2017 17:15 | 3 views | 0 comments

Former opposition spokesperson Yonatan Tesfaye sentenced over posts criticising the government's response to protests.


Trump in Brussels for 'tough' Nato talks amid protests

Added: 25.05.2017 12:41 | 6 views | 0 comments

The US president has previously criticised Nato members for not meeting spending targets.


Beijing protests US Navy patrol through South China Sea

Added: 25.05.2017 12:18 | 13 views | 0 comments

BEIJING (AP) - China protested a U.S. Navy patrol that sent a guided missile destroyer near a group of man-made islands in the South China Sea on Thursday, in the first American challenge to Beijing's claims to the waters since President Donald Trump took office.
China's Defense Ministry told reporters ...


Brazil’s army on streets as protests rage

Added: 25.05.2017 5:36 | 17 views | 0 comments

Protesters demanding the resignation of Brazilian President Michel Temer are staging running battles with police and have set fire to a ministry building in Brasilia, prompting the scandal-hit leader to order the army onto the streets.


Adam Carolla Is Crowdfunding For His Documentary Criticizing College Safe Spaces

Added: 25.05.2017 2:37 | 1 views | 0 comments

The widely documented protests against conservative and right-leaning guest speakers at universities and the escalating violence revolving around the free speech debate on campus is getting rehashed in yet another hot take by podcast-personality and comedian Adam Carolla. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Carolla and radio personality Dennis Prager are ...


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