New violence in protests over French labour reforms

New violence in protests over French labour reforms
Police and protesters clashed in western Rennes and Nantes as well as Paris, leaving several injured, as demonstrations across the country aimed to keep up pressure against the reforms, which will make it easier for struggling companies to fire workers.
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The protests in Tunisia are different this time around | Bangkok Post: opinion

The protests in Tunisia are different this time around | Bangkok Post: opinion
Events in Tunisia look, on the surface, like a replay of 2011. A frustrated, unemployed man killed himself on Jan 17 in an act of protest that was intended to remind everyone of the self-immolation of a fruit seller that set off the Arab Spring …
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Bangkok braces for political street protests

Bangkok braces for political street protests
Anti-government protesters chant slogans during a rally outside a park in Bangkok, Thailand Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. About 1,500 people took part in the rally calling Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to withdraw the amnesty bill from parliament. The …
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