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ANGER RISING: Demonstrators attend a protest against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff in Paulista Avenue, Sao Paulo. Protest organisers in dozens of cities across Brazil are planning marches to pressure Rousseff over unpopular budget cuts and a corruption scandal that has snared leaders of her political coalition  Picture: REUTERS

Massive street protests across Brazil

ABOUT 1.5 million protesters hit the streets across Brazil on Sunday in a major show of anger against leftist President…

PEACEFUL PROTEST: Activists lie in the street in front of the Ferguson Police Department, where two police officers were shot during protests on Thursday Picture: EPA

Hunt on for cop shooters

Police hunted for a second day yesterday for suspects in the shooting of two police officers at a protest rally…


Nompumelelo frustrations threaten to boil up again

Violence is threatening again in Nompumelelo township as frustrated residents accuse the mayor of failing to attend to their problems.


Residents rebel over BCM power failures

Buffalo City Metro’s law enforcement was on high alert yesterday as hundreds of residents took to the streets in protests…

Students block the University of  Fort   Hare  entrance during their protest

Nzimande warns against university violence

Violence at univerities will not be tolerated, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande said today.

GHOSTLY REMINDER: A protester is interviewed by the media at the main pro-democracy Umbrella Movement site in
Admiralty, Hong Kong, China, yesterday Picture: EPA

Hong Kong cops move in

Hong Kong police began dismantling the city’s main pro-democracy site yesterday,  clearing away tents and barricades after more than two months…

QUIET AFTER THE STORM: Demonstrators lie in the street near the Berkeley Police HQ during a march against the New York City grand jury decision to not indict a police officer in the death of local resident Eric Garner after a night of clashes in Berkeley, California, while other West coast cities braced for more trouble Picture: REUTERS

Another night of racial protest

Angry crowds hurled objects at police who retaliated in a second night of clashes in northern California following the death…

Protesters march across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, New York, USA

US protests flare again

MOSTLY peaceful protests flared for a second night on Thursday over a New York grand jury’s decision not to bring…

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