Violent Protests

  • Jamaat turns violent in Bangladesh over HC verdict 03-08-2013 05:06 PM

    Dhaka: Fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami activists on Saturday held violent demonstrations, exploding several homemade bombs, to protest a Bangladeshi court ruling that barred it from contesting future polls. Jamaat and its student wing, Islami Chhatra Shibir, held a procession near Mohakhali flyover in Dhaka and resorted to the vandalism and blasts, police...
  • Sheila Dikshit meets Shinde over Karbala violence 04-06-2013 05:27 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde over the possibility of withdrawing the FIR against those booked for allegedly resorting to a violent protest at in January 2012. "We met Shinde over the Karbala issue today (Monday). The FIR (First Information Report) filed against people...
  • Hundreds defy curfew in Manipur 24-12-2012 04:54 PM

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  • Teen dies in Kashmir, death toll reaches 64 25-08-2010 08:35 PM

    Srinagar: Several people were injured as violent protests broke out in Srinagar on Wednesday after a teenager succumbed to injuries sustained in alleged police assault, taking the toll in the ongoing unrest in the Kashmir Valley to 64. A mob attacked security forces with stones and bricks in Soura area...