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Photos: ‘No to food price hikes’

Women farmers and their supporters stage a demonstration to demand an immediate solution to the rising prices of food in the country

Mongolians brave freezing nights in fight for justice

Protests in the landlocked East Asian nation entered their eighth day Monday, with thousands rallying in central Ulaanbaatar

Right to protest under attack across Asia-Pacific region, says new report

“In many countries in the Asia-Pacific region, states used emergency regulations ... to block or disrupt protests and detain protesters"

Protesting Filipinos score ‘critical victory’ as legislators revise wealth fund bill

“The recent decision by Congress to remove the SSS and the GSIS as sources of funding ... proves the power of dissent”

Church-backed protest against construction of controversial seaport in India ends

The protesters said it was a temporary truce, indicating that they are ready to restart protests if their demands are not met

World leaders call on Beijing to respect rights to protest

The appeal from the United Nations came as leaders around the world called for Beijing to respect the rights of the protesters

Protests across China as anger mounts over zero-COVID policy

China's hardline virus strategy is stoking public frustration, with many growing weary of snap lockdowns, lengthy quarantines

Fresh protests rock Sri Lanka after police killing

Regular blackouts, acute shortages of food and fuel and record inflation have sparked increasing public discontent in the country

Religious groups join protests in Sri Lanka over economic crisis

"A government that cannot provide food, fuel, gas, and electricity that people need cannot remain in power,” said a Christian group

Singaporeans protest the death penalty in rare demonstration

Organizers said about 400 people joined the demonstration at "Speakers' Corner," the only place in the city-state where protests are allowed

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