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4,000 Chinese nationals await Vietnam evacuation – report


Thousands of Chinese nationals are awaiting evacuation from riot-hit Vietnam, state-run media said Monday, as Hanoi moved to stifle fresh protests over a territorial dispute between the two countries.

Posted: May 19th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

3 dead, 15 injured as riot breaks out in Quezon jail

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At least three inmates were killed while 15 got injured in a riot that broke out inside the Quezon Provincial Jail, police said.

Posted: May 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Dutch police arrest 100 youths after New Year riot


Dutch police said Tuesday they had arrested 100 youths who pelted firefighters with bottles and fireworks in a central town notorious for its unruly New Year celebrations.

Posted: December 31st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Singapore bans drinking in Little India riot zone

Riot police cordon off the area after a riot broke out in Singapore's Little India, Sunday Dec. 8, 2013. A rare riot broke out in the Little India neighborhood apparently after a Bangladeshi worker was hit and killed by a bus, a local television channel reported. AP

Singapore on Thursday banned alcohol sales and consumption this weekend in a district where South Asian workers staged the city-state’s first riot in more than 40 years.

Posted: December 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

18 hurt after Singapore’s worst rioting in decades

Firemen douse a charred ambulance after a riot broke out in Singapore in the early hours of Dec. 9, 2013. A riot broke out among South Asian workers in Singapore late in the night of Dec. 8, damaging police cars and other vehicles in the city state's Little India district, eyewitnesses and local media said.  AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN

About 400 South Asian migrant workers angered by a road accident battled police and set vehicles ablaze in Singapore’s worst rioting in decades, leaving 18 people injured, officials said Monday.

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »