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  • Protesters stay out on Hong Kong streets, defying Beijing 2 days ago

    Hong Kong: Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters blocked Hong Kong streets in the early hours on Tuesday, maintaining pressure on China as it faces one of its biggest political challenges since the Tiananmen Square crackdown 25 years ago. Riot police had largely withdrawn and there were none of the clashes,...
  • Gujarat: Police arrest 140 people for religious clashes in Vadodara 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Police in Vadodara have arrested 140 people after two men were stabbed during violence between Hindus and Muslims that left more than a dozen injured and was triggered by an image posted on Facebook, officials said on Monday. The violence in Gujarat coincides with a visit to the United...
  • At least 40 arrested after religious clashes in Gujarat 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Authorities in Gujarat arrested at least 40 people after late-night clashes between Hindus and Muslims in Vadodara and suspended mobile phone Internet and bulk text messaging services for four days, officials said on Sunday. Crowds from the two religious communities pelted each other with stones and set several vehicles...
  • Tamil Nadu: FIR filed against Karunanidhi, Stalin on complaints by AIADMK workers over clash 4 days ago

    Chennai: An FIR has been fired against DMK chief M Karunanidhi and his son MK Stalin following violence outside Karunanidhi's house on Saturday. Three FIRs were filed at the Royapettah Police Station against the two and several others here last night based on complaint by some AIADMK workers who...
  • Delhi: Police lathicharge Youth Congress workers 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Clashes broke out between Youth Congress workers and the Delhi Police on Thursday afternoon while the former were holding their 'Yuva Akrosh Rally' to expose the failures of BJP-led NDA government. Incident took place at Jantar Mantar where police lathicharged the Youth Congress workers in a bid to disperse...
  • Yemeni PM resigns amid deadly clashes in capital September 21, 2014

    Sana'a: Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindawa resigned on Sunday amid weeklong deadly clashes between the army and Shia rebels here in the capital, a government official said. Basindawa has informed the president and the Shia Houthi group about his resignation, Xinhua quoted the official as saying on condition of anonymity. President AbdRabbu...
  • Moradabad: Police, local residents clash over alleged extortion by policemen September 20, 2014

    Moradabad: Clashes broke out between local residents of Moradabad and police on Saturday after some policemen allegedly tried to extort money from them. A youngster was brutally beaten by the police. He has been admitted to a local hospital and is reported to be critical. An investigation has been started against...
  • 30 minutes: No justice for victims even a year after Muzaffarnagar riots September 7, 2014

    It has been a year since the communal clashes broke out in Muzaffarnagar. CNNIBN revisits Muzaffarnagar to find out if the divide between Hindus and Muslims has deepened and if the wounds are healed. ...
  • Russia vows to react to new European Union sanctions September 6, 2014

    Moscow: Russia will "certainly" react if the European Union (EU) imposes new sanctions against it for allegedly "destabilising eastern Ukraine", Russia's foreign ministry said on Saturday. The EU on Friday expressed its intention to formally adopt a new package of restrictive measures Monday against Russia, Xinhua reported. The statement also said the...
  • Pakistan unrest: Will continue to protest until we punish the Sharif brothers, says Imran Khan August 31, 2014

    Islamabad: A major standoff is underway near Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence where thousands of people are protesting against the ruling government. The protestors armed with wire cutters had broken barricardes and had forced their way towards the residence in the wee hours of Sunday demanding the PM's immediate...
  • Unrest in Pakistan against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, nearly 300 injured in overnight clashes August 31, 2014

    Islamabad: In overnight clashes which began on Saturday, thousands of protestors armed with wire cutters broke barricardes and forced their way towards Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence demanding his immediate resignation. The protestors led by Pakistan TehreekiInsaf chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief TahirulQadri clashed with...
  • EC orders transfer of Moradabad SSP ahead of bypoll August 30, 2014

    Lucknow: The Election Commission on Saturday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to remove Senior Superintendent of Police Moradabad Dharamveer Yadav. "On the directives of the EC, SSP Moradabad has been removed and Luv Kumar has been posted in his place," a senior officer said. Yadav's transfer has been done following BJP's...
  • Relief camp in Uriamghat for those affected in AssamNagaland clashes August 23, 2014

    The relief camp in Uriamghat is sheltering more than 400 families. Earlier this month, 9 villagers from Uriamghat were allegedly killed by Nagas. Blame game has erupted between Assam government and Centre over the clashes. ...
  • UP: Communal clashes in Bulandshahr, few shops damaged August 21, 2014

    Bulandshahr: Communal clashes broke out between two communities on Thursday in Bulandshahr's Hapur district. The fight broke out after some children fought with each other and later their parents clashed with each other in Bahadurgarh village. Few shops have also been damaged due to stone pelting. ...
  • 2 killed, 1 injured in clash over political rivalry August 18, 2014

    Two persons were shot dead and another injured in a clash between two parties over political rivalry related to panchayat polls in Rajpura area, police said. Ramveer (40) and Rambabu (32) were shot dead when the two parties opened fire at each other in Shahpur village late on Sunday night, Station...
  • People oppose Tarun Gogoi's visit to AssamNagaland Border, clash with police August 18, 2014

    Guwahati: There has been a clash between people and police at Merapani's district near Nagaland border over the visit of Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday. Locals opposed the Chief Minister's visit due to the ongoing AssamNagaland border conflict. The police even fired in the air to disburse the crowd...
  • Police hurl tear gas at US protesters in Ferguson August 18, 2014

    Ferguson: Riot police on Sunday hurled tear gas and marched on rioters in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson, wracked by race riots since police shot dead an unarmed black teenager. Police in body armor, gas masks and marching with armored vehicles moved in to disperse the mob of mostly young...
  • Report on Saharanpur riots 'politically motivated': BJP August 17, 2014

    A probe committee's report on Sunday questioning BJP's role in the Saharanpur communal violence of Uttar Pradesh has evoked an outpouring of political reactions, but the BJP has rubbished the allegation as "politically motivated". "We do not know the veracity of this committee and its report. But the unfortunate incidents in...
  • Udhampur: Clashes break out between Panther Party workers, police August 16, 2014

    Udhampur: High drama unfolded in Jammu & Kashmir's Udhampur district where police and workers of the Panther Party came to blows during the party's Rail Roko agitation. The party workers pelted stones at the police personnel, who in turn lathicharged the mob. Tear gas was also used to foil the...
  • Palestinians accuse Israel of violating Gaza truce August 16, 2014

    Gaza: The Palestinian Interior Ministry in Gaza accused Israel on Friday of a crossborder shooting in violation of a truce that has largely held since getting off to a shaky start on Thursday. An Israeli military spokeswoman said "We have no knowledge of such an incident." The Palestinian ministry in the coastal...
  • West Bengal: TMC, BJP workers clash in Hooghly August 11, 2014

    Kolkata: Three people were injured when workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the ruling Trinamool Congress clashed in West Bengal's Hooghly on Monday. The clash took place in Purba Krishnapur village under Arambagh Police Station over the control of lifting sand from Mundeswari river, Superintendent of Police Sunil Chowdhury said,...
  • Israel, Palestinians launch new threeday truce August 11, 2014

    Gaza: Israel and the Palestinians held their fire early on Monday at the start of a new 72hour ceasefire proposed by Egypt that took effect at 2100 GMT. There were no immediate reports of breaches of the ceasefire although Hamas claimed it fired rockets as far as the Tel Aviv area...
  • Clash between prisoners, cops leaves 17 injured in Sitamarhi jail August 11, 2014

    Tension prevailed following clashes between officials and prisoners in a Bihar jail that left at least 17 people injured. Later, the jail superintendent was transferred. At least 12 prisoners and five police officials were injured in the clashes late Saturday in the prison in Sitamarhi district, officials said. Bihar IG Prisons Prem...
  • Israel agrees to extend Gaza ceasefire August 7, 2014

    Jerusalem:Israel has agreed to extend beyond Friday a 72hour ceasefire that has halted a month of fighting in the Hamasruled Gaza Strip, officials said on Thursday as Egyptian efforts intensified to broker a longterm truce between the two sides. "Israel has agreed to extend a threeday ceasefire in Gaza beyond Friday,"...
  • 471 people died in communal clashes in Assam since 2001: Centre August 4, 2014

    Guwahati: As many as 471 persons lost their lives in communal clashes and 263 were injured in Assam since 2001, the state Assembly was informed on Monday. Replying to a query by AGP MLA Keshab Mahanta during the Question Hour in the Assam Legislative Assembly, Environment and Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain...
  • 6 injured in clash between two communities over cattle breeding August 4, 2014

    At least six persons, including a child, were injured in a clash between two communities over cattle breeding at Baheri town, police said. Members of two communities clashed and resorted to stone pelting last night in Shernagar locality after a dispute over breeding of cattle took place, Additional Superintendent of Police...
  • Ten dead in strike on school in new Gaza fighting August 3, 2014

    Gaza:An Israeli air strike killed at least 10 people and wounded about 30 others on Sunday in a UNrun school in the southern Gaza Strip, a Palestinian official said, as dozens died in Israeli shelling of the enclave and Hamas fired rockets at Israel. The Israeli military said it was looking...
  • Israel says has evidence 47 pc of Gaza dead were combatants August 2, 2014

    Jerusalem:Israel has evidence that almost half of Palestinians killed in the 25dayold Gaza war were combatants, its deputy foreign minister said on Saturday, pushing back against international allegations of a lopsidedly heavy civilian death toll. Gazan human rights groups say at least 80 per cent of the 1,669 Palestinians killed have...
  • Israel signals Gaza war winding up, as shelling continues August 2, 2014

    Gaza:Israel signalled it was winding up the 25dayold Gaza war unilaterally, saying on Saturday it would not attend Egyptianhosted negotiations for a new truce and giving Palestinians who had fled fighting in one northern town the allclear to return. But shelling exchanges continued, with Palestinian officials saying Gaza's mostly civilian death...
  • Israel army says Gaza truce over after soldier snatched August 1, 2014

    Jerusalem: Israeli forces in the southern Gaza Strip are searching for a missing soldier they fear may have been captured by militants at the start of a new ceasefire on Friday, the army said. The United Nations said two soldiers had been reported killed, apparently during the same firefight that led...