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Thousands march in Barcelona against Catalan independence

Verdict in the trial of leading separatists expected early next week.

Tens of thousands march for independence in Scottish capital

Organisers say Scotland will not fulfil its potential being in the United Kingdom.

Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit

Many Britons fear they will lose their free access to Spanish healthcare, currently assured by the European Union, as a result of Brexit.

Thousands join anti-G7 march as world leaders fly in

Anti-capitalist activists, environmentalists and other anti-globalisation groups are flocking to southwestern France for a counter-summit which they insist will be peaceful.

Women’s Day march organisers probed for sedition

Police inform committee members they are also being investigated under the Peaceful Assembly Act.

Thousands march against Duterte on International Women’s Day

President Rodrigo Duterte has repeatedly made jokes about rape and said last year that when he was a teen he indecently 'touched' the family maid.

Australian rallies demand safe streets for women after Israeli student murder

The marches gathered some 3,000 people in Sydney, who in their chants demanded safe streets for women in Australian cities.

Trump, Pence lend support to thousands at anti-abortion demo

Trump says he will veto any legislation Congress sends to his desk that weakens the protection of human life.

Students march against traffic, demand PH fulfil PTPTN promise

They want the government to ease problems faced by students.

Iranian marchers chant “Death to America” on eve of US oil...

Thousands of students burned the Stars and Stripes, an effigy of Uncle Sam and pictures of President Donald Trump.

Massive Taiwan Gay Pride parade pushes key referendum vote

The theme of this year's march was to support pro-gay rights referendums.

Worried Britons to rally for new Brexit vote

The march on parliament is set to be a noisy and festive affair uniting tens of thousands in the seemingly hopeless task of convincing Prime Minister Theresa May to hold a second Brexit referendum.

Stand-off between police, pro-Umno group at Bukit Aman

Some 100 supporters of Pemantau Malaysia Baru are attempting to march to Parliament to protest alleged attempts to undermine Islam and the rights of Malays.

Thousands join London march to demand Brexit deal referendum

Protesters packed the main arteries of the capital, waving British, Irish and European flags and colourful banners to call for a "People's Vote" on the eventual deal in which Britain leaves the world's biggest trading bloc.

Guatemalan shop owners march in support of president

President Jimmy Morales has been accused of corruption for suspected illegal electoral campaign financing.

Chile’s students launch first protest under Piñera administration

The protest was targeted at profit-making in higher education.

Thousands march in Barcelona to protest jailing of separatist leaders

The march had been called by a platform set up in March to "defend Catalan institutions" and "the rights and fundamental freedoms" of its citizens.

Vigils, marches, prayers for 4th anniversary of Chibok kidnap

Fifty-seven escaped in the immediate aftermath and four years on, 112 are still being held -- a global symbol of the Islamist insurgency that has devastated the region.

French march against anti-Semitism after elderly woman’s death

Mourners were to gather in Paris on Wednesday for a silent march to condemn the gruesome killing of an 85-year-old Jewish woman, the latest of several anti-Semitic attacks that have rattled France's Jewish community.

Thai protesters demand army stop supporting ruling junta

The marchers demand that soldiers end their backing for the junta, which took power following a May 2014 coup, but also says they did not want another military takeover.

Report: Parliament to be dissolved between March 28 and 30

Daily says a new government will be in place before mid-May.

Thousands of Indian farmers march to Mumbai seeking government support

The 180-kilometre march from Nashik to Mumbai was organised by All India Kisan Sabha.

Women’s Day marches fill Latin America capitals to denounce femicide

Tens of thousands took to the streets of Buenos Aires and capital cities across Latin America Thursday to mark International Women's Day and protest against gender-based violence.

Our country’s progress is our progress, too

Sunday's Women Against Toxic Politics march saw women from every race, age and background making a stand for equality in Malaysia.

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