Tag: Capital

  • Police arrest two leaders of protesting truckers in Canada's capital

    Police arrest two leaders of protesting truckers in Canada's capital

    OTTAWA, Ontario — Hundreds of truckers clogging Canada’s capital stood their ground and defiantly blasted their horns Thursday, even as police arrested two protest leaders and threatened to break up the nearly three-week protest against the country’s Covid-19 restrictions. Busloads of police arrived near Ottawa’s Parliament Hill, and workers put up extra fences around government […]

  • Gunfire and explosions rock Somalia capital as terror group launch huge attack

    Gunfire and explosions rock Somalia capital as terror group launch huge attack

    We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story Terrorists have attacked police stations and security check points. File image ( Image: REUTERS) Explosions have rocked Somalia’s capital Mogadishu with gunfire also reported as al Shabaab militants launched attacks on Wednesday. The country’s internal security minister said police […]

  • Paris police thwart advance of virus restriction protesters on capital

    Paris police thwart advance of virus restriction protesters on capital

    Police in Paris intercepted at least 500 vehicles attempting to enter the French capital Saturday, in defiance of a police order, to take part in protests against virus restrictions inspired by Canada’s horn-honking “Freedom Convoy.” The police said on Twitter that several convoys were stopped from entering at key city arteries and over 200 motorists […]

  • Landslides kill at least 24 as rains deluge Ecuador capital

    Landslides kill at least 24 as rains deluge Ecuador capital

    QUITO, Ecuador — A rain-weakened hillside collapsed in Ecuador’s capital, sweeping over homes and a sports field and killing at least 24 people, city officials said Tuesday. The Quito Security Department said at least 48 more people were injured while eight houses collapsed and others were damaged when the hillside gave way late Monday. The […]

  • High-voltage cable electrocutes 26 at market in DR Congo capital

    High-voltage cable electrocutes 26 at market in DR Congo capital

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