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Age doesn't make Modi more mature than Rahul: Biman Bose

Kolkata, April 19 - BJP star Narendra Modi cannot be called more mature than Rahul Gandhi just because he is older, said CPI-M politburo member Biman Bose who iterated that the projection of a prime ministerial candidate during elections was not relevant in the coalition era.


Related Topix: India, World News, Asia

Fri Apr 18, 2014

New York Post

The day in photos

A diver dressed as the Easter Bunny swims among sharks, rays and other species of fish in the Shipwreck habitat at the South East Asia Aquarium of Resorts World Sentosa, a popular tourist attraction in Singapore.


Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Life, Easter, Holidays, Queen Elizabeth, Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, Ukraine,


Bahraini man dies two months after being shot by police -family

A Bahraini man died on Friday from shotgun pellet wounds sustained during clashes with police almost two months ago, rights activists said, becoming the first person to be killed in such circumstances since February last year.


Related Topix: Middle East, Bahrain, World News


Iran - Many detainees beaten during police search of Evin prison

Reporters Without Borders firmly condemns yesterday's grave violations of the rights of political prisoners in Tehran's Evin prison.


Related Topix: Journalism


Violence reignites in Caracas as protesters, police face off

ROUGH CUT . STORY: Student demonstrators faced off with riot police in Caracas on Thursday as protests rage on in Venezuela to oust socialist President Nicolas Maduro.


Related Topix: Venezuela, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Violent clashes between IDF and Palestinians break out in Hebron

As thousands of Jewish visitors stream in to visit the Cave of the Patriarchs to celebrate Passover holiday, dozens of rioters throw stones at soldiers in West Bank city.


Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel, Life, Holidays, Passover


Riot Gear: How Protesters Around the World Suit Up

Many of the photos coming out of Venezuela, Ukraine, Thailand and Turkey over the past 10 months are images of violent disarray.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Venezuela, Ukraine,

Daily Mail

Fury at BBC as Blakelock case man says murder was a celebration:...

BBC is accused of 'crass insensitivity' towards family of murdered PC Blakelock after man cleared of killing him is allowed to talk about how his death was 'celebration time' The BBC has been accused of 'crass insensitivity' towards the family of PC Keith Blakelock after it allowed the man cleared of killing him to gloat about the circumstances of ... (more)



Jerusalem Riot Disbanded by Israeli Police

Israeli police mobilized at a sensitive holy site in Jerusalem Wednesday, employing tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse a riotous protest formed by Palestinian Muslims, who were attempting to block Jews from entering the compound.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Religion, Judaism


No More Conjugal Visits

After exposing a policy that allowed a convicted rapist and murderer to have conjugal visits behind bars, well now that the sate is getting rid of that.


Related Topix: New Mexico, New Mexico Government

Thanh Nein News

Drug seizure causes prison riot in Vietnam

Hundreds of inmates at a prison in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau took part in a riot that began with the confiscation of a single prisoner's drug stash.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Vietnam, World News

Al Bawaba

Egyptian riot police clash with students at Azhar University

Security forces used buckshot and tear gas to disperse the protesters at the university, which has been a common site of unrest in recent months.


Related Topix: World News, Egypt

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Al Jazeera

Voting begins on India's biggest polling day

From the Himalayan foothills to the Thar desert, from the strife-torn northeast to the silicon valley of Bangalore in the south, 12 Indian states are going to polls on the busiest day of general elections to decide who will govern the country's 1.2 billion people.


Related Topix: World News, India,

KRQE Albuquerque

Conjugal visits to end for NM prison inmates

Conjugal visits for prison inmates in New Mexico will soon be a thing of the past.


Violence at mass squatter eviction

GRAVE fears are held for almost 300 passengers after a ferry carrying mostly high school students sank en route to a holiday island in South Korea.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

Richmond News

Trio guilty in Good Samaritan beating

Three men were convicted Monday of beating a Good Samaritan during Vancouver's Stanley Cup riot - an act of violence that has been singled out for special condemnation amid the chaos and destruction that swept through the downtown.


This is Local London

Prison for man whose punch killed childhood friend

A man who punched his childhood friend and killed him while out celebrating his 21st birthday has been jailed for four years and nine months.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Surrey County, England,

The Miami Herald

Pussy Riot activists raise voices and issue call to action

SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Barely three months after their release from Russian prison, Masha Alekhina and Nadya Tolokonnikova sit outside a Santa Monica hotel, smoking cigarettes, insisting that their group Pussy Riot is not a band.


Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA, Prison, Real Time With Bill Maher, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

The Daily Star

Israeli police enter holy site 'to disperse riot'

Israeli riot police check the ID as they arrest a Palestinian inside the Al Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem on April 14, 2014, as Israeli police limited Muslim access to Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound, fearing new violence after clashes at the weekend.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Religion, Judaism, Islam

Jerusalem Post

Temple Mount riot in Jerusalem: Hundreds of Palestinians clash with police

Hundreds of Palestinians threw stones and lit fire crackers at police upon opening the main entrance to the Temple Mount Wednesday morning.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News