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Ukraine: EU adds 11 pro-Russian separatists to sanctions list

Jul 10, 2014

Ukraine: EU adds 11 pro-Russian separatists to sanctions list

The EU has hesitated to impose hard-hitting trade sanctions against Russia because of fears among some member states about antagonising their major energy supplier. #US #NewsTracker #Russia #European Union #Vladimir Putin #Ukraine #Viktor Yanukovych #Ukraine protests #Pro-Russian #Crimean crisis #Petro Poroshenko
Delhi: Congress gets into Opposition mode, protests price rise

Jul 07, 2014

Delhi: Congress gets into Opposition mode, protests price rise

Congress workers are protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi over price rise and inflation. #Politics #BreakingNow #Jantar Mantar #Congress #BJP #New Delhi #protest #NDA #Price Rise #Aravinder Singh Lovely
Kolkata: HRD Minister Smriti Irani meets Mamata, protesting students

Jul 05, 2014

Kolkata: HRD Minister Smriti Irani meets Mamata, protesting students

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani held an over hour-long meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the state secretariat, on Friday #Mamata Banerjee #Kolkata #Education #Smriti Irani #Mid-day Meal Scheme #Protests
Turkey: PM Erdogan says he will contest presidential polls

Jul 01, 2014

Turkey: PM Erdogan says he will contest presidential polls

If he wins the elections, Erdogan, 60, would serve as president until 2019, with the possibility of a second mandate. #NewsTracker #Turkey #Recep Tayyip Erdogan #Abdullah Gul #Justice and Development Party #Occupy Gezi #Anti-government protest
UP: BJP workers lathi charged in protests over law and order

Jun 30, 2014

UP: BJP workers lathi charged in protests over law and order

Many BJP workers protesting against power outages and failing law and order in Uttar Pradesh were injured in a cane charge by police on Monday. #S&P #Uttar Pradesh #India #BJP #NewsTracker #protest #BSP #lUCKNOW #UP #Akhilesh Yadav #power crisis #Lathi Charge #Law and Order #BJP Yuva Morcha #UP CM #water cannon #UP protest

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From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Mar 06, 2014

From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Intellectuals, writers and commentators, who embraced the A-word to denounce AAP forgot it completely when Reddy, Kumar and Chouhan used the tool of dharna to express similar angst. #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay #Arvind Kejriwal #Kiran Reddy #Shivraj Chouhan #AAP #protest politics
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Mar 06, 2014

Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

The judiciary is not something to be scoffed at and neither is public sentiment. #HowThisWorks #India #Business #Delhi #Supreme Court #protest #Subrata Roy #Sahara #lUCKNOW #Ink

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Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 09, 2014

Japan protests China newspaper's map showing atomic clouds over Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Japan protested Wednesday to China over a newspaper's depiction of exploding mushroom clouds in a map of Japan, calling it offensive... #China #Hiroshima #Tokyo
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 08, 2014

Some port truckers walk off job, picket harbor-area trucking firms

More than 120 truck drivers who usually work at the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports walked off the job and set up picket lines Monday, organizers said, in a protest against what they contend are widespread workplace violations... #China #Hiroshima #Tokyo
Moral of Subrata Roy's story: don't mess with SC, public sentiment

Jul 08, 2014

Hundreds of Memphis police officers call in sick in apparent protest

Hundreds of Memphis police officers have been calling in sick in a possible protest of pension cuts and changes to the city's healthcare policies, city officials told the Los Angeles Times... #China #Hiroshima #Tokyo