Brazil police fired tear gas at demonstrators on Friday after parts of Rio de Janeiro were paralysed when unions kicked off a 24-hour strike to protest against a government proposal to reform pensions..
Police and fire departments from across Northern Kentucky spent Wednesday evening searching with dogs, drones and helicopters for a missing 9-year-old girl who would be discovered safe with a relative..
Hong Kong police have been searching some protesters and their bags as they leave the scene of massive protests against widely unpopular extradition legislation. Scores of protesters were leaving the..
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Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at protesters near government buildings on Wednesday as tensions ramped up over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial...
Tens of thousands of protesters had gathered peacefully outside the Chinese-ruled city's legislature before tempers flared, some charging police with umbrellas. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Indian police fired tear gas in Kolkata on Wednesday to disperse thousands of members of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party protesting over rising political violence, party leaders and witnesses said. Reuters India - Published
Hong Kong police fired multiple volleys of tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles in running battles outside the city's legislature, angry at an extradition bill that would allow people to.. Reuters India - Published
Tens of thousands of protesters had gathered peacefully in the Chinese-ruled city before tempers flared. Police warned, saying: "We will use force." The protesters, most of them young people dressed in.. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at protesters near government buildings on Wednesday as tensions ramped up over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial. Reuters India - Published
A long-time city employee opened fire in a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 12 people on three floors and sending terrified co-workers scrambling for cover before police shot and.. Firstpost - Published
Indonesian riot police fired tear gas at protesters in central Jakarta on Wednesday, as fresh clashes broke out on the streets of the capital following the announcement of official election results, a.. Reuters India - Published
Indonesian police fired tear gas on Wednesday to disperse protesters in central Jakarta following a rally held after official results showed President Joko Widodo had been comfortably re-elected, a.. Reuters India - Published
Indonesian police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in central Jakarta following a rally held after official results confirmed President Joko Widodo's re-election, a Reuters witness said. Reuters India - Published
A helicopter crashed into the Hudson River in New York City on Wednesday shortly after taking off from Manhattan, causing minor injuries to the pilot and a dockworker, police and fire officials said. Reuters India - Published
French police fired tear gas to push back masked demonstrators in central Paris on Wednesday as thousands of people used an annual May Day rally to protest against President Emmanuel Macron's policies. Reuters India - Published
Greek police fired tear gas on Friday to disperse migrants who had gathered in a field near the country's border with Northern Macedonia in the hope of making their way illegally up through the Balkans.. Reuters India - Published
A fire broke out on Thursday at a high-rise building in a commercial area of the Bangladeshi capital, trapping many people and prompting some to jump to safety, police and fire officials said. Reuters India - Published
Police are investigating a fire at a Southern California mosque on Sunday as a possible arson and hate crime after fresh graffiti on the driveway mentioned the mass shootings at two mosques in New.. Reuters India - Published
The incident comes less than a year after police opened fire on demonstrators protesting against the operation of another Vedanta plant, its copper smelter in Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu, killing 13.. IndiaTimes - Published
Rioters set fire to a bank and ransacked stores on Paris's Champs Elysees avenue on Saturday, in a new flare-up of violence as France's yellow vest protests against President Emmanuel Macron and his.. Firstpost - Published
Security forces in riot gear pushed the crowds of women — some wearing colourful wigs and masks -- at the entrance to the city's main pedestrianised shopping street of Istiklal Avenue, an AFP.. IndiaTimes - Published
Police fired tear gas in central Algiers on Friday to disperse thousands of Algerians protesting against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to seek a fifth term, witnesses said. Reuters India - Published
Frontline police in New Zealand's Canterbury District on the southern island will be armed until further notice following three shooting incidents that sparked a debate on whether all police should.. Reuters India - Published
Thousands of Sudanese rallied on Thursday in some of the most widespread protests of a two-month revolt against President Omar al-Bashir, witnesses said, fired up by the creation of emergency courts.. Reuters India - Published
By Anthony Esposito PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Haitian police wary of renewed unrest after days of nationwide protests fired tear gas and rubber pellets on Friday to disperse about 200 hundred.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Now you need not remember different numbers to reach out in times of distress. You can just dial '112' and connect for any assistance from the police, fire and rescue, health and other emergency.. IndiaTimes - Published
On Monday, home minister Bala Bachahan said in assembly that police opened fire in Mandsaur “following standard procedure norms, in self-defence”. Congress had attacked BJP relentlessly on both.. IndiaTimes - Published
In France, police fired tear gas and brought in water cannons and a horse brigade to disperse several thousand yellow vest protesters on Saturday massed near a Paris landmark at the end of a march.. Firstpost - Published
A fire gutted more than 200 slum houses in the Bangladeshi port of Chittagong on Sunday, killing at least eight people and injuring more than 50, police and fire fighters said. Reuters India - Published
PARIS (Reuters) - French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who threw projectiles and set bins on fire in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux on Saturday, as the 14th straight weekend of "yellow.. Firstpost - Published