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Changed overnight by new National Security Law, Hong Kong navigates through its new reality
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Changed overnight by new National Security Law, Hong Kong navigates through its new reality

The Hong Kong government insists free speech is not under threat. But on Saturday, the city’s public library system said books by some prominent activists had been removed from circulation

Kanye West creates college fund for George Floyd's daughter, joins protest march in Chicago
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Kanye West creates college fund for George Floyd's daughter, joins protest march in Chicago

Kanye West's marching comes amid continued nationwide protests in the US against police brutality and systemic racism after George Floyd, an unarmed black man, died when a white police officer pinned him to the ground with a knee on his neck as Floyd repeatedly said he couldn't breathe and pleaded for the officer to stop.

Insecure actor Kendrick Sampson says he was hit by rubber bullets by police while protesting George Floyd's death in Los Angeles
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Insecure actor Kendrick Sampson says he was hit by rubber bullets by police while protesting George Floyd's death in Los Angeles

Kendrick Sampson went live via Instagram on Saturday to show his view of events, but he could be also be seen on a CNN broadcast simultaneously, with viewers watching him get hit by a police baton on TV.

From Hum Dekhenge to Aazadi: The evolving culture of protest in India, and its role in forming public opinion
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From Hum Dekhenge to Aazadi: The evolving culture of protest in India, and its role in forming public opinion

A thriving culture of protest in India is facilitating creation of original work. The beats are fast. The structure is verse/chorus/verse/chorus/bridge/chorus — typical of pop songs. The lyrics, potent.

COP25: Today's children could see a zero emissions future in 31 years if nations meet Paris Agreement goals
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COP25: Today's children could see a zero emissions future in 31 years if nations meet Paris Agreement goals

A child born today, throughout its life, will breathe toxic air, face the risk of extreme weather events unless we get our act together

Mardaani 2 director apologises for miscommunication, says film's intention was not to tarnish Kota's reputation
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Mardaani 2 director apologises for miscommunication, says film's intention was not to tarnish Kota's reputation

Kota residents had met Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla, also a Member of Parliament from Kota, to voice their concerns regarding the trailer of Mardaani 2

Traders' body CAIT to launch nation-wide movement to protest against Amazon, Flipkart
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Traders' body CAIT to launch nation-wide movement to protest against Amazon, Flipkart

Traders' body CAIT on Sunday said it will launch a nation-wide movement to protest against e-commerce majors Amazon and Flipkart, alleging that they are flouting FDI policy norms and destroying the country's retail business

Bigg Boss - season 3: Protests against Akkineni Nagarjiuna's Telugu language show after appeal to NCW for ban
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Bigg Boss - season 3: Protests against Akkineni Nagarjiuna's Telugu language show after appeal to NCW for ban

On Saturday, a case was registered against four coordinators of Bigg Boss Teugu 3 show after a television anchor complained to police they had spoken to her in an "abusive manner."

Physical abuse, rape threats: Women combating Sudan's civil crisis face untold violence
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Physical abuse, rape threats: Women combating Sudan's civil crisis face untold violence

Women in Sudan bear scars of physical and sexual abuse by security forces during anti-government protests

Article 15: Temporary ban on Ayushmann Khurrana's social drama revoked in Roorkee
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Article 15: Temporary ban on Ayushmann Khurrana's social drama revoked in Roorkee

The restriction was imposed on Article 15 after fringe outfits like the Hindu Sena approached the administration and alleged that the movie had "maligned" a particular community.

RJD MLAs raise slogans against Bihar health minister, protest against growing encephalitis deaths in state
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RJD MLAs raise slogans against Bihar health minister, protest against growing encephalitis deaths in state

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MLAs launched a protest against the mounting encephalitis deaths in the state outside Bihar Assembly building on Tuesday.

Mumbai civic hospitals to face medicine shortage from tomorrow as distributors suspend supply to protest blacklisting of their colleague
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Mumbai civic hospitals to face medicine shortage from tomorrow as distributors suspend supply to protest blacklisting of their colleague

Civic-run hospitals in Mumbai might face shortage of medicines from Thursday with suppliers suspending drug supply to protest blacklisting of their colleague since Tuesday. The AIFDLH, which controls more than 90 percent of drug supply to civic hospitals, said the effect of shortage would be felt from Thursday. The AIFDLH has 44 members who supply tablets and capsules in 24 hospitals, 33 maternity homes and 178 dispensaries across the city.

Resident doctor manhandled by patient's attendants at Delhi's AIIMS amid ongoing nationwide stir, police detain two persons
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Resident doctor manhandled by patient's attendants at Delhi's AIIMS amid ongoing nationwide stir, police detain two persons

A junior resident doctor at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Trauma Centre was allegedly verbally abused and manhandled by the attendants of a patient late on Sunday night, following which his colleagues have gone on a strike withdrawing all non-essential services till Tuesday morning

Remembering Girish Karnad: Looking at the noted playwright's politics of protest through his works Tughlaq, Taledanda
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Remembering Girish Karnad: Looking at the noted playwright's politics of protest through his works Tughlaq, Taledanda

With irrepressible creative energy which is rare in any age, Girish Karnad’s successes were many and multi-faceted in several spheres of cultures: cinema, acting, direction, cultural imagination and, towards the end of his life, politics of protest.

Hundreds protest in Hong Kong ahead of legislature debate on extradition law that will allow exchange of prisoners with China
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Hundreds protest in Hong Kong ahead of legislature debate on extradition law that will allow exchange of prisoners with China

Government officials in Hong Kong are bracing for a showdown as protesters and police continue to face off ahead of Wednesday's debate over changes allowing extradition to the Chinese mainland.

National climate change emergency to be forcefully declared by UK's Labour party
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National climate change emergency to be forcefully declared by UK's Labour party

After 11 day protest engineered by Greta Thunberg, UK opposition party to force vote in favour of climate change

Bharat bandh today as tribal, Dalit groups protest against SC's 13 Feb eviction order, demand ordinance to protect rights
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Bharat bandh today as tribal, Dalit groups protest against SC's 13 Feb eviction order, demand ordinance to protect rights

Tribal and Dalit rights organisations have called for bharat bandh on Tuesday protesting against the 13 February Supreme Court order, which had directed at least 21 states to evict traditional forest and tribal dwellers whose claims over the forest land have been rejected by authorities.

Citizens of several countries including India protest against Pakistan outside UN office in New York; condemn it for sponsoring terror
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Citizens of several countries including India protest against Pakistan outside UN office in New York; condemn it for sponsoring terror

People from different nationalities held a protest outside the United Nations building in New York on Sunday against Pakistan for sponsoring cross border terrorism in India and Afghanistan.

Permanent residence certificate row: Protesters set ablaze Arunachal Pradesh deputy CM’s house
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Permanent residence certificate row: Protesters set ablaze Arunachal Pradesh deputy CM’s house

Permanent residence certificate row agitators allegedly set ablaze the private residence of Arunachal Pradesh deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein