Hong Kong pro-democracy activist appeals against sentence as more protests loom

(Reuters) – A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed for six years for rioting in 2016 appeared in court on Wednesday to appeal against his sentence, as anti-government protests showed no signs of... Read more »

Hong Kong continues to protest; to take their democracy message to U.S. Consulate

Hong Kong Police have fired tear gas at anti-government protesters for a second night. The decision was taken in order to refrain them from accessing the airport as the unrest continues towards... Read more »

Hong Kong protests turn violent as police and protesters clash, more protests planned

Hong Kong police on Saturday used tear gases, rubber bullets and water cannons to disperse pro-democracy protesters in the city as ten thousands of protesters gathered in the city in spite of... Read more »

Protestors defy crackdown in Moscow’s biggest protest for years

Tens of Thousands of protestors in Russia took to the streets of Moscow on Saturday, disobeying a crackdown to demand for free election to Moscow’s City Legislature. According to The White monitoring... Read more »

NSU protest govt’s decision to halt pesticide testing for veggies, fruits imported from India

Cadres of Nepali Students Union, the umbrella wing of main opposition party Nepali Congress have come out to the street in the capital, today, protesting against the government’s recent decision to put... Read more »

Hong Kong: demonstrators block roads ahead of 22nd anniversary of British handover to China

Thousands of Hong Kong Residents and Riot police in the early hours of Monday morning faced off with riots after demonstrators blocked the roads to the Hong Kong Government’s Central offices. The... Read more »

Tens of thousands of protesters force delay in Hong Kong extradition bill debate

Tens of thousands of demonstrators in Hong Kong surrounded the city’s legislature on Wednesday, forcing it to postpone a second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to... Read more »

Demonstration against State Affairs Committee’s decision of canceling PSC’s vacancy

Public Service Preparation Ad hoc Struggle Committee has launched the agitation and pressure-oriented program here from 10:00 am today. It demonstrated against the unacceptable decision of State Affairs and Good-Governance Committee under the... Read more »
A puddled street in Baneshwor. Image: Akchaya Chapagain

Vehicular movement obstructed demanding completion of Chabahil-Thali road construction

Locals have been agitated after the road construction from Chabahil to Thali via Sankhu, started four years ago, has not been completed yet. Locals complained that although black topping task different places... Read more »

NA session put on hold for 15 minutes

Today’s session of the National Assembly that began at 11:10 am put off for 15 minutes, following a protest from the main opposition Nepali Congress. With the commencement of the meeting, the... Read more »