Four dead in protests for caste benefits in northern India

Feb 20, 2016

Four dead in protests for caste benefits in northern India

Hundreds of army and paramilitary soldiers on Saturday tried to quell protests by angry mobs demanding government benefits in a northern Indian state, with at least four people killed in clashes between security forces and protesters, officials said. The violence raged for a second ...

Bahrain arrests four U.S. reporters on uprising anniversary

/ Feb 16, 2016

Bahrain arrests four U.S. reporters on uprising anniversary

Bahrain has arrested four American journalists covering the anniversary of its 2011 uprising amid a long crackdown on dissent in the tiny Gulf nation, witnesses said Monday. Police said they detained four Americans for providing “false information that they were tourists,” while also alleging ...

Dec 1, 2014

Ferguson mayor vows to rebuild riot-ripped community

The mayor of Ferguson, Missouri, the city at the center of a deadly police shooting that sparked repeated nights of racially charged unrest, pledged Sunday to rebuild the riot-hit community. Looting erupted and businesses were set ablaze in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson ...