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India PM condemns 'shocking' Pakistan border post bombing
India PM condemns 'shocking' Pakistan border post bombing

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned a "shocking" suicide bomb blast at the main Pakistan-India border crossing that killed at least 55 people.

India PM condemns 'shocking' Pakistan border post bombing
Anger in Hong Kong as protesters compared to slaves
Anger in Hong Kong as protesters compared to slaves

A prominent businesswoman has sparked outrage in Hong Kong by comparing the city's pro-democracy protesters to African-American slaves.

Anger in Hong Kong as protesters compared to slaves
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'
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
German police injured in clashes with far-right protesters
German police injured in clashes with far-right protesters

At least 13 German riot police were injured in clashes with far-right hooligans rallying against Islamist extremism in the western city of Cologne.

German police injured in clashes with far-right protesters
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 police 'removed' over protest brutality video: govt
Hong Kong police 'removed' over protest brutality video: govt

Hong Kong police officers involved in an apparent assault on a protester have been "removed" from their positions, the city's security chief said..

Hong Kong police 'removed' over protest brutality video: govt
Ex-prostitute ends long march for French bill to penalise clients
Ex-prostitute ends long march for French bill to penalise clients

A former prostitute walked 500 miles across France to demand that the government make good on its promise to penalise clients ended her protest march in Paris.

Ex-prostitute ends long march for French bill to penalise clients
Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists
Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists

A Kurdish woman fighter is leading the battle against Islamic State jihadists in the Syrian battleground town of Kobane.

Kurd woman leading Kobane battle against IS: activists
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'
Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on as talks collapse
Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on as talks collapse

Crunch talks between Hong Kong democracy protesters and the government were called off .

Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on as talks collapse
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Clashes at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa ahead of Jewish holiday

Dozens of Palestinians protested against Jews visiting the flashpoint holy site ahead of a religious feast.

Clashes at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa ahead of Jewish holiday
Peacekeeper dies as UN camp in Mali comes under rocket fire: UN
Peacekeeper dies as UN camp in Mali comes under rocket fire: UN

A peacekeeper was killed as a UN camp in northern Mali came under rocket fire in an attack said to have been carried out by a jihadist leader.

Peacekeeper dies as UN camp in Mali comes under rocket fire: UN
At least eight killed in 'Boko Haram attack' in Cameroon
At least eight killed in 'Boko Haram attack' in Cameroon

At least eight people were killed in Cameroon on Monday in a rocket attack blamed on the Islamist group Boko Haram in neighbouring Nigeria.

At least eight killed in 'Boko Haram attack' in Cameroon
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