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Citizenship Amendment Bill protests: Five tribal outfits call bandh on 12 January against police firing in Tripura's Madhabbari
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Citizenship Amendment Bill protests: Five tribal outfits call bandh on 12 January against police firing in Tripura's Madhabbari

Five tribal political parties have called a dawn-to-dusk bandh in Tripura to protest against unprovoked police firing during Citizenship Amendment Bill protests at Madhabbari earlier this week.

Anatomy of a protest: Thoothukudi remains angry 18 days later
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Anatomy of a protest: Thoothukudi remains angry 18 days later

The answer to the question 'Why did the anti-Sterlite protest turn violent?' lies in the events that unfolded in Thoothukudi in the preceding two weeks

Anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A story of rage and death in Thoothukudi, told through ink
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Anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A story of rage and death in Thoothukudi, told through ink

An illustrated re-telling of the anti-Sterlite rally of May 22 in Thoothukudi, based on conversations with eyewitnesses

The anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A day of rage and death in Thoothukudi
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The anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A day of rage and death in Thoothukudi

An illustrated re-telling of the anti-Sterlite rally of May 22 in Thoothukudi, based on conversations with eyewitnesses

Gujarat: Violence erupts in Dahod after villager dies during interrogation; one dead in subsequent police firing
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Gujarat: Violence erupts in Dahod after villager dies during interrogation; one dead in subsequent police firing

Angry villagers of Jesawada in the Dahod district of Gujarat attacked local police station and set their vehicles ablaze resulting in dead of one farmer

Muharram violence: Communal clashes break out during procession in Vadodara; subsequent police firing leaves two injured
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Muharram violence: Communal clashes break out during procession in Vadodara; subsequent police firing leaves two injured

Two persons were injured in Vadodara in police firing during the tazia immersion procession on the occasion of Muharram around Sunday midnight, an official said.

Darjeeling unrest: Fresh violence, arson after death of pro-Gorkhaland activist in police firing
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Darjeeling unrest: Fresh violence, arson after death of pro-Gorkhaland activist in police firing

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) on Monday claimed that one of their activists was killed and few others injured in police firing

Mandsaur farmers' killing: Congress to move court seeking action against policemen responsible
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Mandsaur farmers' killing: Congress to move court seeking action against policemen responsible

The Congress said that it will move the court seeking action against officials responsible for the killing of five farmers' in police firing at Mandsaur on 6 June

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan visits Mandsaur, hands over Rs one crore each to victims
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan visits Mandsaur, hands over Rs one crore each to victims

Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Mandsaur, where five cultivators were killed during the farmers' stir, and handed over a cheque of Rs 1 crore to the family of one of them.

Mandsaur farmers' killing: Madhya Pradesh government appoints commission to probe police firing
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Mandsaur farmers' killing: Madhya Pradesh government appoints commission to probe police firing

The Madhya Pradesh government on Monday appointed Justice J.K. Jain (retired) to head the one-member judicial commission to probe the 6 June police firing in Mandsaur in which five protesting farmers were killed.

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Is govt buying bullets from Krishi Kalyan Cess, asks CPM
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Is govt buying bullets from Krishi Kalyan Cess, asks CPM

Are people paying Krishi Kalyan cess so that the government could buy bullets to be shot at farmers, the CPM asked on Thursday, as it attacked the Centre over the violent stir by peasants in Madhya Pradesh.

Bulandshahr: Nasty brawl after woman jumps bank queue, prompts cops to fire
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Bulandshahr: Nasty brawl after woman jumps bank queue, prompts cops to fire

A nasty fight erupted outside a bank in Bulandshahr after a woman attempted to jump the queue to withdraw money, prompting police to fire in the air.

Jharkhand: Two killed in police firing in Ramgarh district, probe ordered
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Jharkhand: Two killed in police firing in Ramgarh district, probe ordered

Police said one person was killed in firing on protesting villagers in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district on Monday, but according to sources two people may have been killed.

Shots fired in peaceful Ferguson gathering after car hits protester
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Shots fired in peaceful Ferguson gathering after car hits protester

Gunfire broke out during a demonstration in Ferguson, Missouri, on the second anniversary of Michael Brown's death, disrupting what had been a peaceful gathering but apparently wounding no one.

Assam tragedy: 11 killed in Tinsukia as high voltage wire falls on mob during police firing
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Assam tragedy: 11 killed in Tinsukia as high voltage wire falls on mob during police firing

At least 11 people were killed and 20 others were seriously injured when a high voltage wire hit by bullets fell on demonstrators as police fired in the air to disperse them at Pangeree in upper Assam on Monday.

Rahul Gandhi consoles families of two youth killed in police firing during riots in Punjab
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Rahul Gandhi consoles families of two youth killed in police firing during riots in Punjab

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met the families of the two youth killed in police firing during a protest against a sacrilege incident in Punjab last month.

Manipur: Curfew relaxed in Churachandpur even as another person succumbs to injuries
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Manipur: Curfew relaxed in Churachandpur even as another person succumbs to injuries

Curfew was on Thursday partially relaxed in violence-hit Churachandpur district even as one more person died in Manipur.

Commission says 1993 police firing at Youth Congress rally worse than Jalianwala Bagh
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Commission says 1993 police firing at Youth Congress rally worse than Jalianwala Bagh

Seventy-five rounds of bullets were fired by the police in the incident on 21 July 1993, which had triggered a nation-wide outrage during the time.

Hyderabad communal clash: Curfew continues in trouble-hit areas
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Hyderabad communal clash: Curfew continues in trouble-hit areas

Three persons were killed yesterday in police firing following communal clashes sparked by alleged burning of a religious flag by some persons in Kishanbagh area of the Old City.

Three killed in police firing after communal clash in Hyderabad
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Three killed in police firing after communal clash in Hyderabad

Three persons were killed today in police firing following communal clashes sparked by alleged burning of a religious flag by some persons in Kishanbagh area of the Old City.