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Taiwan elections, violent protests in Haiti, and other news in pictures

Taiwan votes in local elections Taiwanese began voting in midterm local elections Saturday seen as a referendum on the independence-leaning administration of President Tsai Ing-wen, amid growing pressure from the island’s powerful rival China. Read more   Protesters clash with police in Haiti Demonstrators set barricade on fire during a violent protest in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, […]

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One injured as BJYM demo turns violent

A demonstration taken out by Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) to the Secretariat on Saturday turned unruly leaving an activist injured. The protest was organised demanding arrests of Bishop Franco Mulakkal, head of the Jalandhar diocese of the Catholic Church, and Shoranur MLA P.K. Sasi, in connection with sexual harassment cases. The demonstration which commenced […]