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West Bengal: One killed, 14 injured as locals clash with police in North Dinajpur
India

West Bengal: One killed, 14 injured as locals clash with police in North Dinajpur

One person was killed and 14 others were injured when a mob clashed with the police over entry of newly-appointed Urdu teachers in a school in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Thursday, police said.

Clinton says wave of shootings show need to protect 'all of God's children'
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Clinton says wave of shootings show need to protect 'all of God's children'

On Sunday Hillary Clinton said that the spate of gun violence in the United States should call the nation to do more to protect "all of God's children."

Protests in California town after unarmed black man shot dead by US police
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Protests in California town after unarmed black man shot dead by US police

Protesters gathered in a California town on Wednesday following the police shooting of an unarmed black man who was reportedly mentally ill.

Family releases shocking video of Charlotte shooting; protesters out on fourth night
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Family releases shocking video of Charlotte shooting; protesters out on fourth night

The family of the African-American man whose death has triggered days of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, released a dramatic video of the police shooting on Friday, raising pressure on the authorities to make their own footage public.

Curfew to be enforced in Milwaukee after violence over fatal police shooting of a black man
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Curfew to be enforced in Milwaukee after violence over fatal police shooting of a black man

A nighttime curfew for teenagers in the US city of Milwaukee will be strictly enforced police said, following two nights of violence over the fatal police shooting of a black man.

Miami Police shoot unarmed black man as he lies on street with hands up
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Miami Police shoot unarmed black man as he lies on street with hands up

A police officer in Miami shot and wounded an autistic man's black caretaker.

Any attack on police is an unjustified attack on all of us: Obama
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Any attack on police is an unjustified attack on all of us: Obama

President Barack Obama says the nation will get through the recent killings of police officers with the "love and empathy of public servants" like the ones who were targeted in recent days.

Officer dies after being shot in police car in Kansas
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Officer dies after being shot in police car in Kansas

An officer with the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department died after he was shot in his car as he approached people matching the description of suspects in an earlier shooting.

Dallas police shooting: The victims include a young father, a newly-wed and a war veteran
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Dallas police shooting: The victims include a young father, a newly-wed and a war veteran

Five police officers were killed in a sniper-style attack by a black army veteran during a protest in Dallas against police brutality towards African-Americans late Thursday. These are the victims.

Somalian teen shot by police in the US wakes up from coma
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Somalian teen shot by police in the US wakes up from coma

The 17-year-old Somali refugee who was critically wounded in a police shooting in Salt Lake City is awake and talking, his cousin has said

South Carolina shooting: Cop who shot man in back had prior excessive force complaint
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South Carolina shooting: Cop who shot man in back had prior excessive force complaint

The South Carolina police officer charged with murder after video surfaced of him shooting a fleeing suspect in the back was allowed to stay on the force despite an earlier complaint he used excessive force against an unarmed man.

Autopsy shows Los Angeles police shot mentally-challenged black man 3 times
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Autopsy shows Los Angeles police shot mentally-challenged black man 3 times

An unarmed 25-year-old black man slain by Los Angeles police officers in August suffered three gunshot wounds, including one to his back, a long-awaited autopsy report into the killing showed.

FIRs, probe compulsory in all cases of police encounters: SC
India

FIRs, probe compulsory in all cases of police encounters: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that FIRs must be registered in all cases of police encounters.

Dressed as villagers, Maoists set 15 trucks on fire in Chhatisgarh
India

Dressed as villagers, Maoists set 15 trucks on fire in Chhatisgarh

Taking cover of the dense vegetation, the Maoists opened fire at the police team, who retaliated and forced the insurgents to flee. He said no civilian or policeman was injured in the act of arson.