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Pro-life TDs quit Eighth Amendment committee in protest
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:06

The Oireachtas committee on the Eighth Amendment has formally signed off on its landmark recommendations to repeal Article 40.3.3 of the Constitution,...

Scores injured in Pakistani protest
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 16:59

Scores of people, including protesters and law enforcement, have been injured as Pakistani authorities tried to end a 2-week long protest. CNN's Sophi...

Amazon German, Italian workers protest on Black Friday, dubbed ‘Strike Friday’
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 13:41

 Amazon has been one of the strongest driving forces behind the surge of e-commerce holiday sales around Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and the rest...

India Padmavati: Body found near fort linked to film protest
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 23:54

Protesting right-wing groups say the film Padmavati "insults" an iconic Hindu queen. BBC News - Asia

Protest for student who called for Hong Kong independence during Carrie Lam school visit descends into war of words
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 21:02

About 10 students protested outside a Hong Kong secondary school on Friday after one of their peers was given a warning for brandishing a pro-independ...

Torture instruments withdrawn from Paris arms fair after NGO protest
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:49

Instruments of torture banned by the European Union were on offer at Paris's biennial arms and security fair, Milipol, Amnesty International revealed ...

India papers leave blank spaces in protest at journalist killing
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 03:47

Journalist Sudip Dutta Bhaumik was shot dead, allegedly on the orders of a senior army official. BBC News - Asia

French truckers block borders to protest eastern European competition
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:43

Hundreds of truckers blocked France's borders with Italy and Belgium on Tuesday, angry at EU rule changes that they say fail to protect them from low-...

Trump calls for Lynch suspension if anthem protest continues
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:01

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended by the NFL if he continues to p...

Opposition Members Quit Cambodia’s Electoral Body in Protest of Party’s Dissolution
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:22

Three opposition members of Cambodia’s National Election Committee (NEC) resigned from their posts Monday in protest of a court ruling to dissolve t...

Thousands take to the streets to protest Mugabe
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:02

Thousands of Zimbabweans took to the streets of Harare on November 18 to protest President Robert Mugabe and demand that he step down. - RSS ...

I-T raids at Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence, TTV camp erupts in protest
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:27

Late-night drama erupted in Chennai after the Income Tax Department carried out searches at late J Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence in Chennai. ...

French unions stage fourth day of protest against Macron
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:06

French unions protested against President Emmanuel Macron's labour law reform for the fourth time this autumn on Thursday. Although the turnout was re...

Police file case vs Teddy Casiño, Renato Reyes over ASEAN protest
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:32

Cops say Casiño, Reyes, and another protester – Neil … former Bayan Muna representative Teddy Casiño, Bayan secretary general Renato Reyes...

Christian players frustrated by criticism for anthem protest
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:38

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Eric Reid and other Christian players who support Colin Kaepernick's social justice movement want believers on th...

Calves taken, cows made pregnant for milk: Animal welfare protest targets dairy industry
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:44

Newborn calves being taken from their mothers and cows being impregnated so they produce milk are part of the dairy industry too few Kiwis know about,...

Bob Geldof to return Freedom of Dublin City in Aung San Suu Kyi protest
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:24

"Her association with our city shames us all and we should have no truck with it, even by default. We honoured her, now she appals and shames us." Ir...

Geldof returns Dublin honour in protest over Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:04

Bob Geldof to return his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest against Myanmar leader. BBC News - Asia

Jumbo air tanker wins protest, may fight more US wildfires
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 17:46

A giant passenger jet converted to fight wildfires was grounded this year by U.S. officials during much of what turned out to be an especially destruc...

French politicians protest over Muslim street prayers in Paris
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 16:48

A group of politicians disrupts Friday prayers by Muslims who say they have nowhere else to worship. BBC News - Europe

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