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Hong Kong student accused of carrying petrol bombs near police station lied about being framed by officers, court verdicts

Hong Kong student accused of carrying petrol bombs near police station lied about being framed by officers, court verdicts

A Hong Kong student charged with carrying petrol bombs near a police station had lied about being framed by officers. A judge has decided to convi ...
Riots in Kazakhstan: What sparked the protests and how they will affect global geopolitics

Riots in Kazakhstan: What sparked the protests and how they will affect global geopolitics

A state of emergency has been declared following the recent violent protests in Kazakhstan. Troops from a Russia-led military all ...
National emergency declared in Kazakhstan, USA and UN call for restraint

National emergency declared in Kazakhstan, USA and UN call for restraint

Kazakhstan declared a nationwide state of emergency on Wednesday. The move was taken after protests against fuel price increases ...
Watch |  The old parliament building was used during protests in Canberra, Australia.  set on fire

Watch | The old parliament building was used during protests in Canberra, Australia. set on fire

Australia's Old Parliament House caught fire Thursday, damaging the entrance and exterior of the building amid demonstrators' slog ...
Hong Kong protests: 5 acquitted of rioting, but judge says the group is being jailed for violating the mask ban

Hong Kong protests: 5 acquitted of rioting, but judge says the group is being jailed for violating the mask ban

Four students and a freelance musician arrested two years ago during an anti-government protest were acquitted of rioting after a judge said they m ...
Covid-19 protests show the tug-of-war between individual rights and collective responsibility

Covid-19 protests show the tug-of-war between individual rights and collective responsibility

The Covid-19 pandemic has sparked discussions about what should be prioritized in our society and opened new perspectives on the debate between ind ...
Austria begins blocking for unvaccinated people;  Police randomly check residents on the street for 10 days

Austria begins blocking for unvaccinated people; Police randomly check residents on the street for 10 days

The Austrian police have been ordered to stop and check people on the street in order to enforce a ban on people who have refused to receive a Covi ...
Coronavirus: Maori tribe urges New Zealand anti-Vaxxers to stop using haka during protests

Coronavirus: Maori tribe urges New Zealand anti-Vaxxers to stop using haka during protests

The Maori tribe, who own the rights to the "Ka Mate" haka, called on anti-vaccination protesters on Monday to stop performing the famous ritual of ...