Thousands crowd Dublin to denounce Irish water tax

Dec 11, 2014

Thousands crowd Dublin to denounce Irish water tax

Tens of thousands of protesters brought Dublin to a standstill Wednesday in a mass protest over Ireland’s planned new tax on household water supplies, the last major measure in the country’s six-year austerity drive. Police estimated more than 30,000 people attended the main “Right2Water” ...

Thousands protest at U.S. Embassy in London over Ferguson case

Nov 27, 2014

Thousands protest at U.S. Embassy in London over Ferguson case

Thousands protested in London on Wednesday in sympathy with demonstrations across the U.S. over the killing of a black teenager by a white police officer. The decision not to prosecute the officer for shooting dead unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked anger ...

7-year-old girl raped in Delhi school

Mar 3, 2013

7-year-old girl raped in Delhi school

Hundreds of protesters clashed with police Friday outside a New Delhi hospital where a 7-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted at school was admitted earlier in the day, police said. Angry youths hurled stones at buses and police, who then used batons to break ...