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Hundreds riot at Foxconn's China factory

Armed workers at a Foxconn factory in China fight with counterparts from another province, resulting in dozens hospitalized and three reportedly killed, according to media reports. But the hardware manufacturer denies the deaths.

September 23, 2013 by

Dark Breakers - Last hope for humanity

This is it! - The end of times is upon us and it's every man for himself.Do you even have what it takes to survive?D E S C R I P T...

April 13, 2015 By WET Productions

Londoner gets two years for Facebook riot posts

An Islington man who set up a Facebook group encouraging others to take part in the London riots in August has been sentenced to serve two years in a young offenders institute.Terry Balson set up a Facebook group encouraging others to take part in the London riots.

May 9, 2012 by

Met Police to use 1980s software for Olympics control

The Metropolitan Police will use 1980s software to police the Olympics that was inadequate to give a picture of unfolding events during the August 2011 riots, according to a police report.The MetOps messaging and recording software, part of the Met's command and control system from the 1980s, is "not designed for dynamic incident management", according to a report published by the Met on Wednesday.

March 15, 2012 by

Hague: UK was 'not hypocritical' over social media

The UK government was 'not hypocritical' in considering restricting the use of social media during the London riots, yet praising the Arab Spring movements, according to foreign secretary William Hague.The UK government will not restrict or shut down social media such as Twitter during UK civil unrest, Hague told ZDNet UK on Wednesday.

November 3, 2011 by

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