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Yearender 2021 | 5 Landmark Protests That Rocked The World This Year

Dec 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

As the year draws to an end, here’s a look at a few of landmark protests that left a mark in the history of civilian uproar.

Amid Anti-Government Protests, Cuba Faces Massive Economic Challenges

Jul 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Authorities blocked social media sites in an apparent effort to stem the flow of information into, out of, and within the ailing nation as Cubans faced the country's greatest economic crisis in decades.


Joe Biden Praised Cuban Citizens On Their 'Call For Freedom' Protests

US President at the start of the law enforcement and increasing crime rate meeting with mayors presented his opinion on Cuba's protest and the horrific assassination of Haiti's President.

Ac Cuba Reels Under Worst Economic Crisis In Decades, Protests Erupt Over Food Shortages

Jul 12, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Hundreds of people took to the streets in various Cuban cities to protest persistent food shortages and high food costs due to the Covid-19 pandemic


Albert Camus, bell hooks And Shaheen Bagh A Year After

On December 15, 2019 the Shaheen Bagh protests began. A year later, those protests still hold many distinctions and here’s why

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22 September, 2020

Sharjeel Planned To Use Tharoor’s Book 'Why I am A Hindu' To Give Secular Touch To Anti CAA-Movement: Delhi Police

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Sharjeel Imam is one of the accused who, according to police, hatched a pre-meditated conspiracy to organise communal riots in North-East Delhi.


11 September, 2020

‘I Was Compared To Ajmal Kasab In Jail,’ Says Anti-CAA Activist Sharjeel Usmani

Preetha Nair

Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act activist and Aligarh Muslim University student Sharjeel Usmani, who was released from jail last week after being granted bail by the Aligarh sessions court, says the movement will bloom again.


29 August, 2020

Delhi Riots 2020: Court Denies Bail To Pinjra Tod Activist, Holds Accusation True Prima Facie

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Post Delhi riots 2020, four FIRs were lodged against Kalita and the present case relates to FIR 59 in which it has been alleged that the riot was a preplanned, multi-layered and deep-rooted conspiracy.


19 February, 2020

Agar koi marne ke liye aa hi raha hai...: CM Yogi Sparks Row With Comment On Anti-CAA Protesters

PTI

Leader of Opposition, Ram Govind Chaudhary said that the chief minister's statement showed utter disregard for civil liberties.


19 February, 2020

Thousands of Anti-CAA Protesters Defy HC Order In Chennai, March Towards State Assembly

Outlook Web Bureau

The siege protest has been called to bring pressure on the AIADMK government to adopt a resolution in the assembly opposing the CAA as had been done by several non-BJP ruled states.


16 December, 2019

We Don't Make India Great By Silencing Voices: Aakash Chopra Reacts To Use Of Police Force On Students

PTI

Protest Against Citizenship Amendment Act: Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra was one of the few sportspersons to express their views on the police crackdown on students


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16 December, 2019

IPL 2020, Player Auction: Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act Protests Alarm Indian Premier League Franchises

Outlook Web Bureau

With the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 player auction in Kolkata a little over 72 hours away, franchises are keeping a close eye on the widespread protests against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA)


31 December, 2017

Press Blackout On Iran Unrest: After Telegram Censors Protests, Twitter Acts As Media Proxy

Outlook Web Bureau

Several Iranian news agencies also warned Telegram, the most popular social media service in the country, might soon be shut down.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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