Black-clad protesters also occupied university campuses, while office workers endured another day of transport chaos with suspensions on the vandalised train network and roads blocked by barricades.
Chile's president declared a state of emergency in Santiago and gave the military responsibility for security after a day of violent protests over increases in the price of metro tickets.
Thousands rally against proposed new laws, including a criminal code that would ban extramarital sex and penalise insulting the president's honour.
Pressure on children to succeed in Hong Kong's vaunted but highly competitive education system sometimes comes at the expense of sleep and play. A charity formed by a group of parents and concerned people is trying to change that.
Students are finally returning to the University of Mosul to resume their education after the Iraqi forces liberated many parts of the city from Daesh as a result of military campaign launched in October.
Over 100 students were injured in protests organised against a police raid on a college in southern Pulwama district last week. In that raid over 60 students were injured in clashes between stone-hurling students and Indian police.
A day after a massive avalanche killed seven students and a teacher in central Japan, investigators reach the site amid questions as to why avalanche warnings were ignored.
Sacred Heart, a private school, also offers refugee teachers a chance to play their part in educating the migrants.
The bus was returning from a skiing trip in France when it ploughed into a bridge pillar and burst into flames on a motorway in Italy.
Amid the devastation of a five-year-long conflict, hundreds of children are trying to get an education in war-ravaged Syria.
Reports say that many FETO-linked schools in Denmark have already lost an estimated 40 percent of students.
Altercations between two student groups result in death of one at Aligarh Muslim University in western India
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