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70 held at Melbourne anti-lockdown protest

70 held at Melbourne anti-lockdown protest

Authorities in Melbourne arrested more than 70 people for flouting stay-at-home orders to protest against lockdown restrictions today, with some demonstrators clashing with riot police at a market in the city.

Greenpeace activists protest outside French presidential palace

Greenpeace activists protest outside French presidential palace

Greenpeace activists staged a demonstration outside the French president's Elysee Palace on Thursday to protest against what they said was the ongoing damage to the Amazon rain forest...

New film by Northwestern Qatar professor explores hope, voice, protest

New film by Northwestern Qatar professor explores hope, voice, protest

A new film, ‘The Translator’, written and co-directed by Rana Kazkaz, assistant professor of communication at Northwestern Qatar, has just been named one of 30 indie films to be featured ...

Thousands protest against Bulgarian government, scuffle with police

Thousands protest against Bulgarian government, scuffle with police

Thousands of Bulgarians rallied in front of the parliament in Sofia on Wednesday in one of the biggest protests so far in two months of demonstrations calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Thousands protest in Mauritius over dead Dolphins, demand resignations

Thousands protest in Mauritius over dead Dolphins, demand resignations

Thousands of protesters demonstrated in the Mauritius capital Port Louis on Saturday to demand an investigation into an oil spill from a Japanese ship and the mysterious death of at least 40 Dolphins ...

Berlin police disband protest against coronavirus curbs

Berlin police disband protest against coronavirus curbs

Berlin police on Saturday disbanded a mass protest in the German capital against coronavirus curbs a few hours after it had begun after marchers failed to keep their distance and wear masks as instructed.

One person shot, killed during Black Lives Matter protest in Texas

One person shot, killed during Black Lives Matter protest in Texas

One person was killed when several shots were fired amid a Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Austin, Texas, on Saturday, authorities said.

In Arizona, school reopening sparks protest movement

In Arizona, school reopening sparks protest movement

Arizona third-grade teacher Stacy Brosius has been called a ‘liberal socialist Nazi’ and a ‘whiner and complainer’ for leading car-based protests to delay in-person schooling ...

Hundreds protest against Nepal's coronavirus response; 7 foreigners arrested

Hundreds protest against Nepal's coronavirus response; 7 foreigners arrested

Police in Nepal arrested 10 people, including seven foreigners, on Saturday as demonstrations against the government's handling of the coronavirus crisis ...

Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse peaceful protest near White House

Police fire rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse peaceful protest near White House

President Donald Trump on Monday vowed to use the US military to halt protests over the death of a black man in police custody, before law enforcement officers fired rubber bullets and tear gas ...

US coronavirus cases surge past 100,000 as doctors protest over medical shortages

US coronavirus cases surge past 100,000 as doctors protest over medical shortages

The sum of known coronavirus US cases soared well past 100,000, with more than 1,600 dead, as weary doctors and nurses protested at shortages of scarce medical supplies ...

Seven killed, around 150 injured in Indian protest violence: police official

Seven killed, around 150 injured in Indian protest violence: police official

At least seven people were killed and around 150 were injured in clashes between opposing groups in the Indian capital, a police official told Reuters on Tuesday, the deadliest riots in the city ...