The government had opposed the farmers’ rally, saying it would be a “national embarrassment” if it overshadowed Republic Day.
- by Samaan Lateef
‘I couldn’t think of a better use of the award’: Peter Kingston rebuffs Australia Day honour in protest
The artist’s stand ramps up pressure for an overhaul of the Australia Day award’s system.
- by Linda Morris
Thousands of people have peacefully marched in the Invasion Day rally through Brisbane, calling for the date of Australia Day to be changed.
- by Stuart Layt
Protesters are doubling down on their intentions to go ahead with the rally even in the absence of an exemption despite warnings of fines for those who breach health orders.
- by Angus Thompson and Laura Chung
After watching him jettison his anti-corruption pledges and botch Brazil’s coronavirus response, some say they were wrong to back the Trump of the Tropics.
- by Gabriel Stargardter
Violent and destructive activity among far-left groups has been increasing across America, as extremists employ tactics that many on the left fear will alienate people from their cause.
- by Marissa J. Lang and Kimberly Kindy
Police detained over 1,000 people across Russia on Saturday and used force to break up rallies around the country as tens of thousands of protesters demanded the release of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, whose wife was among those detained.
People dressed in black and with their faces covered broke windows and the glass door at the Democratic Party of Oregon business office in Portland, spray-painting an anarchist symbol over the party sign
- by Daniel Trotta and Bhargav Acharya
At an emergency security briefing, Vice-President Mike Pence said the "American people deserve a safe inauguration on January 20".
- by Makini Brice
For one strange moment, it looked as if the US Capitol Building had been invaded by Vikings – but almost none of it was spontaneous.
- by Laurence Dodds
Police in the District of Columbia said they arrested people for a variety of offences, from assault to weapons possession and resisting arrests and rioting.
- by Michael Balsamo and Ashraf Khalil