Brazil: Dozens feared dead after iron ore tailings dam collapses

An iron ore tailings dam owned by Vale SA and BHP Billiton burst on Thursday (5 November) in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, killing as many as 16 people, local media reported. Brazilian miner Samarco, said it had not determined why the dam burst or the extent of the disaster at its Germano mine near the town of Mariana. Nov 6, 2015

Anonymous protesters clash with police at Million Mask March in London

A few thousand protesters took part in the so-called Million Mask March in central London on Thursday (5 November). Many wore the Guy Fawkes mask that has become synonymous with the Anonymous activist group. Beginning in Trafalgar Square the demonstrators marched past the prime ministers residence at Downing Street before gathering outside the Houses of Parliament. Nov 6, 2015