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Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Police clash with migrant workers as India eases coronavirus curbs

Indian police fired tear gas on Monday to scatter migrant workers during clashes in the western state of Gujarat, officials said, as authorities relaxed one of the world's strictest lockdowns to stem the spread of the coronavirus.

Clashes with police erupt in Paris suburb amid lockdown

Clashes with police erupt in Paris suburb amid lockdown

Police and youths clashed for a second night in a low-income Paris suburb on Sunday as strict lockdown rules to curb the spread of the coronavirus threaten a fragile social peace in deprived areas.

Hong Kong police detain veteran democracy activists in raids

Hong Kong police detain veteran democracy activists in raids

Hong Kong police arrested on Saturday about a dozen democracy activists on charges of illegal assembly in raids across the Asian financial hub, media and political sources said.

Police seek four men over coronavirus attack on Singapore student

Police seek four men over coronavirus attack on Singapore student

British police on Wednesday said they are seeking four suspects after an attack on a student from Singapore, amid growing racism linked to the spread of the new coronavirus.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as black-clad protesters return to streets

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as black-clad protesters return to streets

Hong Kong police fired tear gas on Saturday to disperse hundreds of black-clad protesters, some armed with petrol bombs, during a rally to mark six months ...

Riot police on Greek islands as work begins on new migrant camps

Riot police on Greek islands as work begins on new migrant camps

Riot police were dispatched to the Greek islands of Lesbos and Chios on Tuesday as the government ploughed ahead with the construction of controversial new migrant camps, officials said.

Seven killed, around 150 injured in Indian protest violence: police official

Seven killed, around 150 injured in Indian protest violence: police official

At least seven people were killed and around 150 were injured in clashes between opposing groups in the Indian capital, a police official told Reuters on Tuesday, the deadliest riots in the city ...

Azerbaijan police detain opposition leaders, block protest against election result

Azerbaijan police detain opposition leaders, block protest against election result

Police in Azerbaijan detained three opposition party leaders and more than 100 activists on Sunday before they were due to take part in a protest against the results ...

Police shoot man in London stabbing, incident described as terrorism

Police shoot man in London stabbing, incident described as terrorism

Police shot a man in south London on Sunday after several people were believed to have been stabbed in what police described as a terrorism-related incident.

Police clear out migrants from northern Paris site

Police clear out migrants from northern Paris site

French police moved migrants out from Paris' biggest remaining makeshift camp on Tuesday as the government faced pressure to show it is taking a tough stance on illegal immigration.

India beefs up security amid outrage against new law, anger with police

India beefs up security amid outrage against new law, anger with police

Indian authorities stepped up security and shut down the internet in various places on Tuesday while members of the ruling party planned marches backing a new citizenship law ...

German police raid doctors, pharmacists in cancer-drug fraud probe

German police raid doctors, pharmacists in cancer-drug fraud probe

Hundreds of police officers searched 47 properties in Germany on Tuesday morning on suspicion of accounting fraud involving cancer drugs.