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Workers in West Kazakhstan on strike against low wages

Worker of KazStroyService in West Kazakhstan Oblast have gone on strike demanding higher wages.

Workers in West Kazakhstan on strike against low wages
Hong Kong authorities plan to take action at protest sites
Hong Kong authorities plan to take action at protest sites

Hong Kong bailiffs and police are planning to take action at pro-democracy protest sites in the city, as pressure grows on demonstrators to leave.

Hong Kong authorities plan to take action at protest sites
For Hong Kong youngsters, protests bring taste of freedom
For Hong Kong youngsters, protests bring taste of freedom

A month on the streets has given young Hong Kong democracy protesters a taste of life outside the city's cramped shoebox apartments.

For Hong Kong youngsters, protests bring taste of freedom
Hong Kong activists mark one month of 'Umbrella Movement'
Hong Kong activists mark one month of 'Umbrella Movement'

Hong Kong democracy activists marked one month of mass protests, calling on supporters to gather for an evening rally wearing the masks.

Hong Kong activists mark one month of 'Umbrella Movement'
French protester killed by 'explosion', questions over police involvement
French protester killed by 'explosion', questions over police involvement

A protester who died during a clash at the site of a contested French dam project was wounded by "an explosion''.

French protester killed by 'explosion', questions over police involvement
Hong Kong protests in disarray as vote on next move scrapped
Hong Kong protests in disarray as vote on next move scrapped

Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests abruptly postponed a vote on their next steps due to differing opinions about how to move the month-long campaign forward.

Hong Kong protests in disarray as vote on next move scrapped
Spanish students march against spending cuts, reforms
Spanish students march against spending cuts, reforms

Thousands of chanting students, teachers and parents took to the streets across Spain to protest against government spending cuts.

Spanish students march against spending cuts, reforms
No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks
No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks

Hong Kong student leaders said they may not take part in further talks with the government after accusing city authorities of failing to make any meaningful offer.

No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks
Hong Kong leader: Democracy would see poor people dominate vote
Hong Kong leader: Democracy would see poor people dominate vote

Hong Kong's leader told media that if the government met pro-democracy protesters' demands it would result in the city's poorer people dominating elections.

Hong Kong leader: Democracy would see poor people dominate vote
'Foreign forces' at work in Hong Kong protests, says leader
'Foreign forces' at work in Hong Kong protests, says leader

Hong Kong's embattled leader said "foreign forces" were at work in the pro-democracy movement that has paralysed parts of the city.

'Foreign forces' at work in Hong Kong protests, says leader
 The union members, from the south of Mexico, say they arrived to show solidarity with the students and relatives of missing students from the Ayotzinapa college. ©Reuters
Protesters seize Mexico town halls over missing students

Protesters occupied three town halls in southern Mexico to demand the safe return of 43 students who disappeared after gang-linked police attacked them.

Protesters seize Mexico town halls over missing students
HK legal chief says govt 'impartial' on police brutality
HK legal chief says govt 'impartial' on police brutality

Hong Kong's justice chief insisted that any prosecution of plainclothes officers who were filmed beating a handcuffed protester would be handled impartially.

HK legal chief says govt 'impartial' on police brutality
Hong Kong leader says protests have 'almost zero chance'
Hong Kong leader says protests have 'almost zero chance'

Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have an "almost zero chance" of changing Beijing's stance and securing free elections despite more than two weeks of rallies.

Hong Kong leader says protests have 'almost zero chance'
Erdogan denounces Turkey protests as peace process 'sabotage'
Erdogan denounces Turkey protests as peace process 'sabotage'

Turkish President Recep vowed that the peace process with Kurdish rebels would not be derailed by "sabotage".

Erdogan denounces Turkey protests as peace process 'sabotage'
Femen protest at Paris' Moulin Rouge nightclub
Femen protest at Paris' Moulin Rouge nightclub

Two members of the Femen feminist movement staged a bare-breasted protest on the roof of the Moulin Rouge cabaret in Paris.

Femen protest at Paris' Moulin Rouge nightclub
HK protesters remain at government HQ as deadline looms
HK protesters remain at government HQ as deadline looms

Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters remained stubbornly encamped outside the city's government headquarters in the early hours of Monday.

HK protesters remain at government HQ as deadline looms
Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France
Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France

Thousands took to the streets in Paris and Bordeaux to demonstrate for what protesters called "traditional family values" and against assisted pregnancies.

Ten of thousands march for 'family values' in France
Thousands march worldwide for rhino, elephant protection
Thousands march worldwide for rhino, elephant protection

Thousands marched in Africa to pressure governments to do more to stop the poaching industry that many fear is driving rhinos and elephants to the brink of extinction.

Thousands march worldwide for rhino, elephant protection
Huge Hong Kong rally as protesters reopen door for talks
Huge Hong Kong rally as protesters reopen door for talks

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters held a peace rally in central Hong Kong in defiance of recent attacks against their ranks.

Huge Hong Kong rally as protesters reopen door for talks
Police arrest triad gang members in Hong Kong clashes
Police arrest triad gang members in Hong Kong clashes

Hong Kong police have arrested several people with suspected links to the city's notorious "triad" criminal gangs.

Police arrest triad gang members in Hong Kong clashes