The crisis in South African higher education shows no sign of abating as clashes once again erupt between police and students.
Violent clashes have erupted between students and police officers in South Africa.
Police and students have engaged in running battles at Wits University in Johannesburg.
Protesters and police clash as demonstrations over tuition fee increases at Wits University escalate.
Tensions were running high at South Africa’s Rhodes University on Wednesday (September 28) as police and students scuffled during a demonstration over tuition…
Riot police have reportedly fired live ammunition and tear gas to disperse Kenyan university students protesting over road safety.
Bantu was an educational system designed in 1948 (same year the first white elections were held) primarily to ‘train and fit’ Africans for their role in the newly evolving apartheid society.
The Nigerian army says a second girl has been rescued after being kidnapped in a school raid by Boko Haram militants more than two years ago.
A violent day came to a violent end in Paris on Thursday as police clashed with activists occupying a prominent square to protest at labour reforms
Tens of thousands of young people and union members joined street protests across France against a labour reform bill that parliament will debate
Thousands of activists have taken to the streets of Mexico City to demand the government implement the recommendations of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
Investigations continue into the death of 28-year-old PHD student Giulio Regeni in Cairo
Prime Minister Manuel Valls proposed measures to boost youth employment including subsidies for young job seekers and aid for apprentices and students, as protesters threaten to continue their Nuit De
The government is in the middle of fierce debate with unions over plans to overhaul rules about working conditions and hours
At a German lesson in a Hungarian school half of the students were missing and it wasn’t because of a flu bug. It was a response to a Facebook event
Otto Warmbier, 21, is a third-year business student, from the University of Virginia. His family live in Cincinnati, Ohio. Why is he in the news? He
An American student detained in North Korea since early January and accused of carrying out a hostile act against the state has been paraded before
Italy’s Foreign Minister has confirmed Rome will collaborate with Cairo in an investigation into the death of twenty-eight-year-old student Giulio
Missing Italian student Giulio Regeni has been found dead in Cairo “with signs of torture,” according to a senior Egyptian prosecutor. The Cambridge
A decision by Uthukela in KwaZulu -Natal municipality in South Africa to offer university scholarships to “virgins” has been denounced by feminists
As on every November 17, an annual march was held on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of a 1973 student revolt that sounded the death knell for
Scuffles broke out between police and protesters in central London on Wednesday as students held a rally calling for the end to university tuition
Thousands of angry South African university students capped a week of protests on Friday (October 23) with a march on the buildings in Pretoria where
Arrests are made, but the protesters refuse to give up as South Africa witnesses its largest student demonstration since the end of apartheid.
One person has been killed and another wounded in a shooting incident at Texas University, police said. A suspect has been taken into custody. The
Tens of thousands have taken to the streets of Mexico City to mark the one-year anniversary of the disappearance of 43 students. Marchers demanded
Tens of thousands of demonstrators in Mexico have marked the first anniversary of the disappearance of 43 college students. Many protesters here in
Mexico orders a new investigation into the disappearance of forty three students after an independent inquiry concludes the government's findings were deeply flawed.
A Chilean doctorate student has discovered by coincidence a new planet orbiting a star double the size of the Sun, some 320 million light years from