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3,000 protesters detained as Belarus hands Lukashenko landslide win

3,000 protesters detained as Belarus hands Lukashenko landslide win

Belarusian authorities have detained about 3,000 people at protests throughout the country, the Interior Ministry said in comments carried by Russian media on Monday ...

China says Hong Kong will never be calm unless violent protesters removed

China says Hong Kong will never be calm unless violent protesters removed

China's Hong Kong affairs office warned on Wednesday that the city will never be calm unless ‘black-clad violent protesters’ were all removed, describing them as a ‘political virus’ that seeks independence from Beijing.

Macron says yellow vest crisis 'very good for me'

Macron says yellow vest crisis 'very good for me'

President Emmanuel Macron has said he believes the yellow vest protests that rocked France since last year have been good for him as they made him listen and communicate better, in an interview published ...

Astronomers decode Milky Way's violent birth

Astronomers decode Milky Way's violent birth

The Milky Way gobbled up a galaxy one quarter of its mass 10 billion years ago in a ‘violent collision’ that didn't fully settle for eons, astronomers said in new research published Monday.

At least 13 killed in a bar shooting in violent Mexico state

At least 13 killed in a bar shooting in violent Mexico state

At least 13 people were killed and another seven wounded in a shooting at a bar early on Saturday in Mexico's violence-wracked Guanajuato state, local media reported.

After violent Brazil election campaign, many worry attacks will continue

After violent Brazil election campaign, many worry attacks will continue

After a Brazilian presidential campaign that has seen political violence overshadow policy debate, many fear that attacks will continue after the likely election on Sunday of far-right, tough-talking candidate Jair Bolsonaro.

PIA privatisation stir turns violent, 2 dead

PIA privatisation stir turns violent, 2 dead

Pakistani security personnel yesterday clashed with marchers protesting government plans to privatise the ailing national airline, a skirmish that a hospital official said killed at least two protesters and injured eight.

Oregon standoff turns violent as occupier killed

Oregon standoff turns violent as occupier killed

A three-week standoff between police and anti-government protesters at an Oregon wildlife refuge exploded into violence, with the group’s apparent spokesman killed by gunfire and the ringleader among eight taken into custody.