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China: Police files reveal human cost of Uyghur detention

May 24, 2022
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Thousands of photographs from the heart of China’s highly secretive system of mass incarceration in Xinjiang, as well as a shoot-to-kill policy for those who try to escape, are among a huge cache of data hacked from police computer servers in the region. | Read more|

Tornado rips through European town

May 21, 2022
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A massive tornado ripped through the western German city of Paderborn on Friday, blowing away roofs, breaking trees and damaging multiple vehicles. | Read more|

Shaheen Bagh residents protest anti-encroachment drive

May 9, 2022
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Local residents of Shaheen Bagh stood in front of a bulldozer, that arrived to carry out an anti-encroachment drive and raised slogans. Yasir Imam, a local resident, said that people had gathered against the “targeted demolitions”. | Read more|

Pregnant Woman Kidnapped In Front Of Family At Train Station, Gang-Raped

May 2, 2022
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A pregnant woman, waiting to board an overnight train with her husband and three children, was abducted by three men and allegedly gang-raped near the railway station in Andhra Pradesh's Bapatla district. The woman's husband, who was badly beaten up, tried to raise an alarm and get the help of the railway police but co | Read more|

Top Cops Removed, Internet Blocked After Clashes In Punjab's Patiala

April 30, 2022
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A day after Patiala witnessed clashes between two groups during an anti-Khalistan march that left four people injured, the Punjab government today took strict action against the state police, removing three top officers from their post over their failure to control the violence in the district. | Read more|

Sena Growls As 'Hanuman Chalisa' Row Knocks On Uddhav Thackeray's Door

April 23, 2022
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Shiv Sena workers gathered in large numbers outside the apartment of Amravati MP Navneet Rana and her husband MLA Ravi Rana in Mumbai this morning, and shouted slogans after the couple announced that they would recite the Hanuman Chalisa outside 'Matoshree', the residence of Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. | Read more|