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In Mexico, 2,000 protest for drug lord’s release

People march in support of jailed drug boss Joaquin Guzman Loera, "El Chapo" in the city of Culiacan, Mexico, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. Hundreds of people marched on the streets of Culiacan, the drug lord's bastion, demanding that Guzman be freed, before they briefly clashed with police who fired tear gas at them. AP

Some 2,000 people demonstrated in support of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in his northwestern home state Wednesday, chanting “release him” following his weekend arrest.

Posted: February 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Death toll in Egypt violence rises to 421

Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi clash with security forces near the largest sit-in by supporters of Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear the sit-in camps set up by supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out.  AP/Mohammed Abu Zeid

An Egyptian Health Ministry spokesman has further raised the death toll from the previous day’s clashes between police and supporters of the country’s ousted president to 421.

Posted: August 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Cairo’s Islamist camps overrun amid crackdown

An Egyptian security force kicks a supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear the sit-in camp and the other encampment set up by supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out. (AP Photo/Hussein Tallal)

Crushed, dazed and chanting “Down, down with military rule!” hundreds of supporters of Egypt’s ousted president streamed out of a protest camp that had come to symbolize the resistance of Arab Spring Islamists. It now resembled a war zone — covered in debris, with thick black smoke billowing skyward.

Posted: August 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

10 arrested during SONA street clashes between cops, protesters released

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The Quezon City prosecutor’s office ordered the release from police custody of 10 men arrested on Monday, during the clash between anti-riot policemen and protesters, which left some 60 persons, including 20 police personnel, hurt on Commonwealth Avenue.

Posted: July 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

‘Pablo’ survivors end protests at DSWD office in Davao City

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Negotiations between survivors of typhoon Pablo and the Department of Social Welfare and Development on the delivery of relief goods ended on Wednesday night, breaking days of tensions and skirmishes between local authorities and the communities.

Posted: February 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Protesters storm US Embassy in Yemen

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Protesters angered by an anti-Islam film have stormed the U.S. Embassy compound in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa.

Posted: September 13th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Clash erupts again on Commonwealth Avenue, 2 media members injured

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Once again, clash erupted on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City after protesters destroyed the metal divider of the northbound and Southbound lane of the avenue as they try to bridge the police line. Video by Frances Mangosing MANILA, Philippines—Once again, clash erupted on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City after protesters destroyed the metal divider of [...]

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Protesters remove steel barricade near Ever Gotesco in Quezon City

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Protesters forcibly removed the steel barricade of the Philippine National Police near Ever Gotesco early Monday afternoon where cops lined up to block protesters from going beyond the area, police said.

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Guyana official says 3 killed in rural protests

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An official in southwestern Guyana says at least three people have been killed by riot police shooting at protesters during a demonstration against rising electricity rates.

Posted: July 19th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

5 protesters in ‘Occupy Mendiola’ rally ordered released from police custody

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Five protesters who were arrested in a clash with antiriot policemen in a rally near Chino Roces (formerly Mendiola) Bridge on Wednesday were released Thursday evening from the custody of the Manila Police District (MPD) after the charges filed against them were set for further investigation.

Posted: December 10th, 2011 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Mussel growers go ‘planking’

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Even fishermen are into “planking.” On Monday, some 40 “tahong” (mussel) growers and vendors from the fishing community of Barangay (village) Maliksi III in Bacoor town in Cavite lay face down on their boats and on solid rocks along the coast of the Manila Bay to air their grievances against fees being collected by the [...]

Posted: October 3rd, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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