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1 hr ago | Thanh Nein News

Scaffold collapse kills 2 Vietnamese at Taiwanese steel mill

One of the three workers injured following a scaffold collapse at the construction site of a future steel mill owned by Taiwanese Formosa Plastics Group in Ha Tinh Province July 27. Photo: Nguyen Dung Two Vietnamese workers were killed and three others severely injured on Sunday after a scaffold collapsed at the construction site of a ... (more)


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5 hrs ago | The Telegraph

In UPa s restive towns, a usual suspect called poll

Moradabad/Saharanpur, July 27: Moradabad and Saharanpur are 140km apart but united by two common features: upcoming polls and communal tension.


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9 hrs ago | DNA India

Saharanpur violence: Is Uttar Pradesh spiraling out of control?

With riots again breaking out in the communally sensitive Western UP area in Sahranpur near Muzzafarnagar, it is becoming increasingly clear that the communal and crime situation in UP is spiralling out of control.


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14 hrs ago | The Independent

Israel-Gaza conflict: Burst of anti-Semitic attacks in UK as crisis rages in the Middle East

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18 hrs ago | News Times

Israeli Arabs caught in the middle of Gaza war

In this Friday, March 30, 2012, file photo, Arab Israeli protesters wave Palestinian flags as they gather to mark the annual Land Day event in the Arab Village of Dir Hana, northern Israel.


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22 hrs ago | The Times of India

Saharanpur riot: 20 held, BJP accuses UP govt of promoting communal tension

SAHARANPUR/NEW DELHI: BJP has accused the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh of promoting communal tenstion to reap political benefits after three people were killed in clashes in Saharanpur.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Two Palestinians hospitalized after being severely beaten by Jewish mob in Jerusalem

Two young Palestinians in east Jerusalem were hospitalized Friday evening after being assaulted by a group of Jewish youths in the Neve Ya'akov quarter of Jerusalem, Israeli media reports indicated.


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HMP Ranby prison riot: Recap updates as 'serious'...

The Prison Officers' Association confirmed the "serious incident" at HMP Ranby in Nottinghamshire started at around 12.30pm and is ongoing.


Daily Mail

Fire started during 'serious disturbance' at HMP Ranby after 120...

A secret ritual, wild alibis and a trail of friendships torn apart by suspicion: The disturbing case of the Florida cops outed as members of the Ku Klux Klan 'No blood, no drugs, no weapons': Mystery surrounds the death of couple found in each others arms in Hilton hotel room after apparent double suicide How popular vacation flights run risk of ... (more)


Cybercast News Service

French minister calls on protesters to observe ban

French police fired tear gas as clashes broke out at a banned pro-Gaza demonstration on Saturday as thousands defied a ban on the protest.



Riot Under Way At Nottinghamshire Prison

A riot has broken out at HMP Ranby in Nottinghamshire after up to 120 prisoners refused to return to their cells.


In-depth Africa

Paris police fire tear gas as Gaza protesters defy rally ban

Riot police fired tear gas in Paris on Saturday as tensions rose at a 5,000-strong pro-Palestinian rally that went ahead in defiance of a ban, days after similar rallies ended in violence.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Danino Orders Criminal Investigation Against Zoabi

Police Commissioner Yohanan Danino on Friday instructed the head of the investigations and intelligence department to launch a criminal investigation against MK Hanin Zoabi on suspicion of incitement to violence and offending a public servant.


The Baltimore Sun

'Star-Spangled Banner' writer had complex record on race

First biography of Francis Scott Key in 75 years chronicles a man who gave free legal help to slaves but helped spark a race riot In Edward Percy Moran's 1912 painting "By Dawn's Early Light," Francis Scott Key stands on deck, observing that the flag still flew over Fort McHenry after heavy British Bombardment during the night of Sept.


Related Topix: Washington DC, Entertainment

Crofs Blogs

Sierra Leone: Police use tear gas to curb Ebola-related riot

Residents of Kenema in eastern Sierra Leone threw stones at a hospital and a police station, spurred by a rumor that health workers were using Ebola as a ruse to kill people and collect body parts, a police official said.


Related Topix: Sierra Leone, Africa, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Putin sends a message? Opposition leaders get prison for staging riots

Human rights activists in Russia say that the convictions of two leftist leaders, Sergei Udaltsov and Leonid Razvozzhayev, are a clear signal that nothing is changing for the better in Vladimir Putin 's Russia.


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Humans Rights Watch

Russia: Protesters Found Guilty in Flawed Case

This case has been deeply flawed from the start because the charges were inappropriate.


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1967 to 2014: The assault on Detroit

This week marks the anniversary of Detroit's race riot during the week of July 21, 1967.


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SW Radio Africa

Bulawayo vendors assault municipal police

Public anger at official harassment was demonstrated this week when vendors assaulted municipal police who had confiscated their goods at Bulawayo's Renkini bus terminus.


Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa


Riot police arrest Gomelpromstroi's top manager at work

The Investigation Committee of the Homel region opened a criminal case against the director of Department of Special Works, a branch of Gomelpromstroi construction company, on materials of the economic crime department of the Homel police.