Residents of a Nigerian shantytown on Saturday (18 March) spoke of “losing hope”, a day after security forces used gunfire and tear gas to make way for demolitions in defiance of a recent court order,
A leading politician in Russia's legislative assembly has proposed turning behaviour which has plagued football in Europe into a sport of its own
The unrest in Pretoria broke out despite a condemnation of anti-foreigner violence and call for calm from President Jacob Zuma.
Hundreds of French high-school students have staged a protest against the police in Paris. There were sporadic outbreaks of violence after the protest broke up. Protesters blocked the entrances to a d
A gay black dancer deals with the difficulties in modern day Miami.
A police van rammed protesters, injuring several people, during a demonstration outside the US embassy in the Philippines on Wednesday.
Violence erupted for a second night in the US city of Charlotte following a fatal shooting of black man by police.
Israeli forces have shot dead a Palestinian who they say stabbed and wounded a soldier in the West Bank. There has been no immediate comment from Palestinian officials about Saturday's attack.
Unions in France have vowed to keep fighting the country’s new labour law, but admitted on Thursday that dwindling support meant months of street protests were now…
A demonstration against the Greek government’s handling of the migrant crisis turned violent on the island of Chios on Wednesday night (September 14).
About 80 Germans have clashed with a group of 20 asylum seekers in the eastern town of Bautsen.
Riots have erupted in Gabon’s capital Libreville, as anger boils over the country’s disputed presidential election.
The attack took place at around 4am local time. Three or four people were seen having an argument with another man.
Reaction to the killing of three more police officers in Baton Rouge has been swift.
An investigation is under way into the shooting dead of three more US police officers and the wounding of three others in the Louisiana capital of Baton Rouge.
The head of the Dallas police department has said a suspect involved in an armed stand-off with authorities admitted wanting to kill white people, especially…
At least five police officers have been killed and seven others wounded by an unconfirmed number of snipers who opened fire during a protest in Dallas, Texas against police racial…
Downtown Dallas remained under heavy police lockdown following the multiple shootings which left at least five law enforcement officers dead.
US President Barack Obama has reacted to the deadly shootings in Dallas during a two-day NATO summit in the Polish capital Warsaw.
Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian woman who rammed a vehicle into a parked car near an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank on Friday, injuring two people sitting inside, the army
France is deporting Alexander Shprygin, the leader of the All-Russia Supporters Union, and 19 other Russian fans.
Russian supporters criticize Europe's double standard on rowdy football fans
French riot police fired tear gas and chased after protesters as clashes broke out during an anti-labour reform demonstration on Tuesday.
Violence, looting, assault and disputes: the situation in the Venezuelan capital becomes increasingly restive.
Funerals have begun to take place for the two male and two female Israelis shot dead in Wednesday’s attack on an open-air market in Tel Aviv.
More than 70 refugees have been injured and hundreds left without shelter after a huge fire and clashes broke out at a detention centre in Greece between Pakistani and Afghan…
The situation at the University of California in Los Angeles is now contained after reports of a shooting.
Police in Kenya have dispersed opposition protests over the electoral process with water cannon and tear gas.