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July 7, 2017 3:03 PM Hamburg: G20 protesters attempt to disrupt summit

G20 protests: Water cannons and torched cars More than 100 people were arrested during demonstrations at the G20 summit in London in April 2009. Tensions flared as police kept protesters "kettled" in the streets for hours. There were more than 80 arrests at the G20 summit in the US city of Pittsburgh later that year. Hundreds of protesters were arrested 6

July 7, 2017 9:25 AM A Long March for Justice in Turkey

So they are asking, “Can you look for justice on the streets?” It is not a choice but an obligation. If democracy and rule of law are suspended, if people are afraid to freely express their views, if legislators are in prison rather than in the Parliament, if the courts are incapable of serving justice, we stand up and call for justice with our words 33

July 7, 2017 5:25 AM Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg

HAMBURG — The Group of 20 economic summit began Friday in this northern German port city after clashes between protesters and police that could send ripples through the two days of meetings. German security forces used water cannons and pepper spray on Thursday to clear an anti-capitalist march in which a group with anarchist sympathies had a prominent 26

July 6, 2017 1:18 PM Rescue efforts suspended at Prestea-Nsuta collapsed mining pit following heavy rains

Rescue efforts to retrieve bodies of trapped miners in the Prestea-Nsuta pit in the Western Region have been suspended following heavy rains in the area. The search is in its fourth day and hopes of finding anyone alive has significantly diminished. At least 14 persons remain under the collapsed mining pit, but Best FM’s Kojo Fletcher reports that four hours 40

July 4, 2017 1:23 PM Victims of Nsuta mining disaster respond to calls 48 hours after pit collapse

Over 48 hours after a mining pit caved in at a mining site in Prestea-Nsuta in the Western Region, rescue workers are optimistic there are surviving victims trapped in the pit. Residents, some of whom are desperately searching for the victims say, some of the trapped miners are responding to their calls and calling for help. It has emerged that 17 instead 46

July 1, 2017 2:43 AM HK’s role for next 20 years? Silk Road ‘super-connector’

It doesn't have to be part of Xi's Chinese Dream if it doesn't want to, but Hong Kong remains ideally positioned to provide much of the glue in a China-led globalization 2.0 It was 20 years ago today. Oh, those were heady, exciting days, informally regulated by a clock in Beijing’s Tiananmen counting even the seconds left for Hong Kong’s return to the motherland 68

June 28, 2017 8:31 AM Video: Bus slams into Englishman, who gets up and carries on

Simon Smith was crossing a street in Reading, England, shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday morning, and had just stepped onto the pavement, when a double-decker bus sped around a corner, careening in his direction. Just as Smith turned his head, the purple bus rammed into him, knocking him several yards, closed circuit TV footage shows. The bus crashed into a storefront 49

June 28, 2017 5:49 AM Man hit by double decker bus walks straight into pub

You've probably heard the saying, "Keep Calm and Carry On". Or you may have seen it on T-shirts and coffee mugs, but a man in the UK truly demonstrates the meaning. CCTV video has emerged of a man being hit by a bus in England and then casually walking into a nearby pub. Fifty-three-year-old Simon Smith is seen walking across a quiet road in Berkshire 64

June 22, 2017 9:00 AM A/R: Police arrests six highway robbers

The police in the Ashanti region has arrested six members of a robbery syndicate attacking residents on the Ejura Mampong highway. The arrest follows a robbery attack on some passengers in which the robbers bolted with some unspecified amount of money and mobile phones. The robbers where picked up when they were boarding a Kumasi bound mini-bus from Mampong 24

June 20, 2017 5:42 PM Two arrested for grave looting in Droboso

Two persons believed to be members of a gang that raided the Droboso Cemetery in the Brong Ahafo Region, are currently in police custody at Wenchi. The two, believed to have masterminded the grave looting, were arrested by community members at Nkonsia Cemetery, a farming community near Droboso on the dawn of Monday and handed over to the police. This development 54