Hong Kong: Police threaten to use live rounds
Hong Kong police threatened to use live ammunition if protesters continued to wield "deadly weapons" against them, after a policeman suffered an arrow wound. Protesters refused to leave the city's Polytechnic University.
Hong Kong protesters call for vigils after student dies
A student was found in a pool of blood at a parking garage in Hong Kong. Protesters claim he fell from a ledge as he fled tear gas and his death has spurred on the protest movement.
Why protesters humiliate, covered in paint and forcibly cut off Bolivian mayor's hair
Protesters in Bolivia have used an excuse against the mayor of the Bolivian town of Vinto, Patricia Arce, to force her resignation while on her knees after they sprayed her with red paint and subjected to two hours of humiliation.
Clashes as fresh anti-government protests hit Hong Kong
An anti-government protest in Hong Kong has turned violent, with police and protesters exchanging tear gas and petrol bombs. The march took place despite recent attacks on protesters.
Indonesian society splinters under conservative draft laws
At least two protesters have died as Indonesian students have mobilized the largest demonstrations in two decades against a new set of proposed conservative laws they say will discriminate against women and minorities.
Lebanon: Whatsapp tax sparks mass protests
Protesters have vented their frustration at several new proposed taxes and other unpopular economic policies. In a state of 'economic emergency,' Lebanon is one of the world's most indebted countries.
Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning
Apple removed a Hong Kong map application used by pro-democracy protesters, saying it endangered police, after China warned the US tech giant to drop the app.
Hong Kong protesters trash subway station, stage mall rally
Riot police were called after a small masked group vandalized ticket machines and smashed surveillance cameras. A planned airport takeover failed to materialize but many stores shut when protesters rallied at a mall.