A policeman clears burnt tires set ablaze by angry residents ...
Jul 26th, 2011
(Reuters) - A policeman clears burnt tires set ablaze by angry residents protesting against power outages in Karachi July 26, 2011. REUTERS/Athar Hussain (PAKISTAN - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW) -
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - An Afghan border policeman was killed in an exchange of fire with Pakistani troops along the country's contested eastern border, an Afghan security official said Thursday, in an incident that threatens to further inflame tensions between the neighboring countries. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - The Arab Spring uprisings that toppled four Arab leaders have forced Mideast governments to allow more freedom of expression and of the press, Jordan's prime minister said Monday, but critics charged that Jordan itself is not doing enough. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
NEW DELHI (AP) - Indians were outraged at the Pakistan government Thursday after a convicted Indian spy died from a head injury suffered when two inmates attacked him with a brick in a Pakistani prison last week. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
KUNMING, China (AP) - More than 2,000 people in southern China unfurled banners and shouted "Protest! Protest!" on Thursday to oppose plans for a petroleum refinery, in a large environmental rally that local authorities allowed to go forward in order to let the public vent frustration. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]