A free four-day football celebration, featuring a series of family-friendly activities got underway at The International Quarter by the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The event is the first major event held at the park since the 2012 London Olympics.
Bucharest Interwar Ball have offered the opportunity to return to the atmosphere of old Bucharest, with costumes from the 1920s, the music of the interwar period (Jazz, foxtrot, charleston, tango) and moments of drama offered by young actors.
Firefighters tackled a large blaze at Flipeprs Chipshop Hemlington after a frying range caught fire. Several fire appliances attended the scene and the fire took over 45 minutes to extinguish. Nearby shops were closed and evacuated.
Several photographers, journalists and citizens have gathered in front of Madrid Government Delegation calling for freedom press and condemning the last arrest of Raul Capín and Adolfo Lujan photographers, both accused of assault on police force.
The Demotix photographer Adolfo Lujan and Raul Capín were arrested their homes. They spent the night in the police station and have been released. The photographs for which they have been arrested are of 23F and 25A.
Lemnian secondary school teachers federation OLME organised an anti-violence and informative student activist protest event on Alexis Grigoropoulos shooting to raise awareness and question the facts at local society grounds. December 20, 2008.
Clerkenwell Design Week is an independent three-day design festival taking place annually in the design district of Clerkenwell, London. The festival hosts an array of the world's most notable design, architectural and creative names.
The head of the Court of Instruction No. 31 Madrid, acting as guard, released Raul Capín and Adolfo Lujan (Demotix Photographer), after accusing them of aggression to the authority, among other accusations.
A Motorcyclist was injured after colliding with a Black VW Golf. The male was taken to James Cook University Hospital with non life threatening injuries, The road was closed for several hours whilst Police investigated the incident.
Czech Army celebrates twenty years and therefore this year's safety IDET has prepared extensive exposure. On display are not only new vehicles Pandur II 8x8 CZ, but also other military equipment or medical modules adapted for foreign missions.
English Defence League supporters clash with police in Woolwich, South East London in response to the supposed Islamic terrorist killing of a young soldier in the area. Two men suspected of the killing remain in hospital.
The Thursday afternoon a hundred and fifty people gathered in front of the Government Delegation in protest of the arrest of two photographers and in defense of press freedom. The demonstration was conducted without incidents.
Irish Anti-War Organization protests Guantanamo outside The Irish Parliament. There are still a 166 Detainees left at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in Camp Delta, Camp Iguana and the highly classified CIA Camp 7, at a cost of $240m to keep it open.
It was a day of struggle for the schools of Rome. Parents and teachers deomstrated in front of the Ministry of Education, the Coordination Elementary Schools, against cuts teaching staff and asked for the restoration of funding.