Protests

Cameroon urged to investigate deadly protest dispersal

At least four people killed Thursday after police opened fire at demonstrators marching against President Paul Biya.

Kashmir

One killed in Kashmir as anti-India clashes erupt

Police say civilian was killed by a stray live round in Arwani village during protests that followed a gun battle.

Environment

Protesters leave Standing Rock amid stark winter conditions

The tribal chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux, David Archambault, told protesters to go home, but some campers still insist that they will stay on until the pipeline company calls off the project.

Protests

Indian forces accused of blocking care for Kashmiris

Rights group alleges security forces held up emergency vehicles and harassed patients after protests turned violent.

Environment

Protesters celebrate as army halts Dakota pipeline work

Native Americans and activists celebrate the decision to halt plans to construct an oil pipeline through tribal lands.

Protests

Dakota pipeline protesters dig in for winter

Anti-pipeline demonstrators start to erect permanent encampments as war veterans arrive and winter chill starts to bite.

Protests

Egypt's top court upholds law restricting protests

The law, which was passed in 2013, effectively bans street demonstrations, settling a years-long court battle.

Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Oromo opposition leader arrested

Merera Gudina was arrested after he appeared at the EU parliament to testify on current political crisis in Ethiopia.

Australia

Protesters abseil down Australian parliament building

Protesters demanding closure of offshore prison camps abseil down parliament, stopping its proceedings for a second day.

Protests

US sees largest protests calling for $15 minimum wage

Hundreds arrested after "Fight for $15" rallies take place in cities and at some airports across the United States.

Protests

Tens of thousands protest against India cash ban

India still reeling from shock decision three weeks ago to pull 86 percent of the currency from circulation overnight.

Environment

Dakota Access Pipeline: Protesters clash with police

Hundreds staged demonstration against plans to pass Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation.

Environment

Protesters clash with police at Dakota Access Pipeline

Police fire tear gas as 400 protesters rally to stop pipeline project which activists say goes through tribal lands.

Inside Story

How will Malaysia deal with rising public anger?

Protesters defy police ban to demand the resignation of prime minister embroiled in corruption scandal.

Greece

Anarchists clash with Greek police over Obama visit

Protesters hit the streets throwing rocks and Molotov cocktails as Greek police respond with tear gas and stun grenades.