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Bangladesh To See ‘Dark Kali Puja’ As Hindus All Set To Protest Communal Violence

Oct 23, 2021 Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

This year, the country’s flagship puja organising forum has decided to not observe 'deepavali' (festival of lights) during Kali Puja.

You Have Strangulated Entire City, Now You Want To Come Inside?: SC To Farmers

Oct 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

To get permission for 'satyagraha' at Jantar Mantar, the protesting farmers had approached the Supreme Court. The court instead asked for some 'balanced approach'.


Assam: Police Opened Fire On Mob Protesting Against Eviction, Two Killed

The government had carried out an eviction drive in the same revenue circle on Monday rendering 800 families comprising about 5000 people homeless.

Pakistani Journalists Protest Against New Law Concerning Press Freedom

Sep 14, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to the new law, the Pakistan Media Development Authority will have arbitrary powers to shut down media outlets and establish tribunals to penalise journalists and media houses for writing against the higher echelons of the Pakistani state.


Congress Faces Flak From Haryana Child Rights Body For Using Minor In Protest

Terming it as cruelty and public shaming of the child, the Commission issued notice on Thursday.

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10 September, 2021

US Justice Department Challenges Texas' New Anti-Abortion Law

Associated Press (AP)

Immediate injunction seeked. Meanwhile, the Texas Government spokesperson said, “Texas passed a law that ensures that the life of every child with a heartbeat will be spared from the ravages of abortion,”


03 September, 2021

Calcutta HC Directs Lifting Of Gherao From Residence Of Visva-Bharati VC As Protest Enters Day 7

Outlook Web Desk

The central university and its VC Bidyut Chakrabarty had on Wednesday moved the high court seeking orders for the West Bengal police to lift the gherao.


29 August, 2021

Haryana Police Action Likely To Intensify Farmers Protest Across The Country

Outlook Bureau

The police crackdown on a group at Bastara toll plaza in Karnal, Haryana, on Saturday resulted in 10 protestors getting seriously injured.


31 July, 2021

Hungary: Health Care Workers Protest For Higher Wages

Associated Press (AP)

Hungary's health care system has struggled to cope with the strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, which ravaged the country in fall and winter


31 July, 2021

Biden Administration Imposes Fresh Sanctions On Cuba

Associated Press (AP)

Following this month's protests on the island, the Biden administration has announced new sanctions against Cuba's national-revolutionary police and two top officials


30 July, 2021

US To Study Options To Provide Internet Access To Cubans

Associated Press (AP)

In Cuba, Internet access is a contentious topic. On social media in the days leading up to the latest events, there were calls for anti-government demonstrations.


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28 July, 2021

Palestinian Killed By Israeli Troops In West Bank

Associated Press (AP)

Shadi Omar, 41, was shot near the town of Beita, where residents have held weeks of protests against an unauthorized Israeli settlement outpost


27 July, 2021

Gasoline Bomb Attack Reported At Cuban Embassy In Paris

Associated Press (AP)

Paris police said two gasoline bombs hit the embassy late on Monday night. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez blamed the United States (US) for the attack.


22 July, 2021

Delhi Riots: Natasha Narwal Granted Provisional Registration For PhD

PTI

Natasha Narwal in her plea has sought permission to access monetary scholarship/fellowship as is her entitlement as a PhD student of the university.


22 July, 2021

Pegasus Row: Congress Leaders Stage Protest, Stopped By Cops From Marching To Raj Bhavan

Outlook Web Bureau

Led by AICC in-charge of Haryana affairs Vivek Bansal and state Congress chief Kumari Selja, the leaders and workers gathered at the party office.


22 July, 2021

Mobile Internet Disruptions Seen In Iran Amid Water Protests

Associated Press (AP)

While landline service continues, NetBlocks warned its analysis and user reports were 'consistent with a regional internet shutdown intended to control protests'


19 July, 2021

Iran Police Open Fire During Water Protest In Southwestern Iran

Associated Press (AP)

In the past, water scarcity has prompted irate Iranians to take to the streets. For weeks, the country has been subjected to rolling blackouts, owing in part to what authorities describe as a severe drought.


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18 July, 2021

Egypt Releases Two Activists And Journalist Amid US Concerns Over Detentions

Associated Press (AP)

On Saturday, state security prosecutors ordered the release of the three pending ongoing investigations into charges against them


Photo Gallery

Pakistan's cricket captain Babar Azam, left, and Mohammad Rizwan celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan runs to celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, centre, hugs Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan after Pakistan won the the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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India's Mohammed Shami reacts after he was hit by three consecutive boundaries during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan reacts after hitting a six during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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