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Hong Kong protests: Police and protesters clash

Hong Kong has seen a second day of violent clashes between police and pro-democracy demonstrators who are also angry at alleged police brutality.

Hong Kong leader says sorry

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam apologized as an estimated 1 million-plus black-clad protesters insisted that she resign over her handling of an extradition bill that would allow citizens to be sent to mainland China for trial.

Hong Kong protest against extradition bill

Hundreds of thousands of people have marched in Hong Kong against the controversial extradition bill would allow suspected criminals to be sent to mainland China for trial.

Bayer workers protest job cuts in western German city

Around 1,000 workers from German pharmaceutical and chemicals giant Bayer demonstrated against planned staff cuts in the western city of Wuppertal

Thousands march in Berlin for May Day under heavy police presence

Thousands of left-wing protesters marched through Berlin's Kreuzberg district, under heavy police presence, against capitalism, arms exports and racism as part of annual May Day demonstrations.

Police in Berlin and Hamburg steel themselves for May Day demos

Police in Germany's major cities began on Monday to steel themselves for potential clashes with left-wing demonstrators on May Day, with numbers being boosted by officers from elsewhere in the country.

Thailand protesters in rare rally over Chiang Mai development

Protesters in Thailand have staged one of the country's biggest demonstrations since the 2014 military coup as they campaign against a luxury housing development on forested land.

Recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel upsets Muslims

The UMNO Youth Chief, PAS Youth Wing and 51 non-government organisations were united in their protest against the decision by Donald Trump in declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Thousands clean up streets of Hamburg after anti-G20 protests, riots

Thousands of residents of Hamburg headed to St Pauli to begin clearing debris left by violent protests against the Group of 20 summit at the weekend.

Hundreds of thousands demand justice in Istanbul pro-democracy rally

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators gathered in Istanbul Sunday at the conclusion of a 400-kilometre pro-democracy march