Protests

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday announced measures to assist Hong Kong citizens start a new life in Australia, including extending visas by five years, after...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong authorities on Wednesday banned school students from singing of “Glory to Hong Kong”, the unofficial anthem of the pro-democracy protest movement, just...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police arrested a 24-year-old man at the airport early on Thursday on suspicion of stabbing and wounding an officer during a demonstration against a new national security...

Black Lives Matters protests across US haven’t caused spike in COVID-19 cases like experts feared because the number of people trying to avoid the protests offset the behavior of demonstrators, study...

President Trump’s return to the campaign trail Saturday is finding a smaller-than-advertised crowd in Tulsa, Okla. — and his aides are pointing fingers. “Sadly, protesters interfered with...

LONDON (Reuters) – British foreign minister Dominic Raab said on Thursday that “taking the knee” seems to have come from the fantasy TV drama series “Game of Thrones” and...

Woman driving near Los Angeles protests files $10 million case against LAPD for shooting her in the head with a foam bullet Yasmine Morales, 26, from LA, was driving her car when she was hit by the bullet Eyewitnesses...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab accused his opponents on Saturday of deepening a currency crisis and fuelling unrest as the country entered a third day of protests sparked...

For nine straight days, thousands of people have marched, sang, cheered, prayed and rallied over the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police. During the first four days in Denver, the...

Matt Hancock warns protesters NOT to gather at George Floyd demonstrations this weekend amid fears they are spreading coronavirus – after Met’s deputy chief called them ‘UNLAWFUL’ Matt...

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) – Protesters around the world took to the streets again on Friday, despite coronavirus warnings, in a wave of outrage at the death of African American George Floyd in the...

LONDON (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people chanting “no justice, no peace, no racist police” and “black lives matter” gathered in central London on Wednesday to protest...

DONALD Trump considered deploying tanks to America's streets after ordering helicopters to buzz George Floyd protesters, it's claimed. In the wake of more violence the president apparently threatened...

A sixth day of marches and protests took over downtown Denver Tuesday with crowds stretching the length of three city blocks, but while the crowds were at least as big as previous nights, the mood was...

Thousands of people have joined protests in France over the 2016 death of a black man in police custody, defying police orders not to assemble due to coronavirus restrictions. The death of Adama Traoré,...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments of “double standards” in their reaction to Beijing’s plans to impose national security laws on the...