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Environmental alliance protests elephant...

Environmental alliance protests elephant...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 28 2021

They called for changes to the policy on forests, among other measures

Bangladeshis safe in the...

Bangladeshis safe in the...

Europe

Sat, Nov 20 2021

Riots over Covid-19 restrictions had erupted on Friday

Is rape legal after 72 hours?

Is rape legal after 72 hours?

Law & Rights

Fri, Nov 12 2021

A court cannot ask police not to take rape cases after 72 hours, activists say

Violence against Hindus: No let-up in...

Violence against Hindus: No let-up in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 23 2021

The demonstrations ran from 6am till 12pm

Attacks on Hindus: Protests...

Attacks on Hindus: Protests...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 20 2021

Protesters call for punishment of culprits, law to protect minorities

Four farmers among eight killed in India...

Eight including four farmers killed...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Farmers unions claimed that two of the protesters were ran over by a vehicle in the convoy of the Union...

Tree felling at DU triggers student...

Tree felling at DU triggers student...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The university authorities claimed that the tree had become riskier for pedestrians with its roots coming...

Uproar in Pakistan against proposed...

Uproar as Pakistan plans media...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The ministry of information claims that media owners are against the media regulator because it pushes...

Platform protests Hindu law enactment...

Platform protests Hindu law enactment...

Nation

Mon, Aug 23 2021

People who are not involved in the formulation of the law had been named at a press conference of Bangladesh...

Guatemalans protest for second day demanding...

Guatemalans demand president quit

World

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Friday's demonstrations appeared smaller than protests a day earlier that drew thousands of people...

Protests rock northern Haiti city ahead...

Protests rock northern Haiti city

World

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Government officials say Moise was murdered by a team of mostly Colombian mercenaries

Belarus blocks newspaper that covered...

Belarus blocks newspaper that covered...

Europe

Thu, Jul 8 2021

The newspaper, Nasha Niva, one of Belarus's oldest, covered protests against Lukashenko last summer...

Thousands of UK police poised for G7...

Thousands of UK police poised for G7...

Europe

Tue, Jun 8 2021

20 activist organizations to have joined a ‘Resist G7 Coalition’ ahead of the summit

Protests erupt demanding immediate release...

Protests erupt demanding Rozina’s...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 18 2021

The Prothom Alo journalist was arrested under the Official Secrets Act on Monday

Myanmar activists say more than 800...

Myanmar activists: More than 800 killed...

South Asia

Tue, May 18 2021

Myanmar Army has responded to protests by pro-democracy supporters in cities and towns with lethal...

17 dead, 800 injured in days-long Colombia...

17 dead in days-long Colombia...

Latin America

Tue, May 4 2021

The protests have been going on for 5 days against a proposed government tax reform

Opponents of Myanmar coup form unity...

Myanmar coup opponents form unity...

World

Fri, Apr 16 2021

Will of the people was the unity government's priority, veteran democracy activist Min Ko Naing said...

Pakistan Islamists clash with police...

Pakistan Islamists clash with police...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The country’s parliament had condemned the re-printing of the cartoons in France, urging the government...

Spain legalizes euthanasia, assisted...

Spain legalizes euthanasia, assisted...

Europe

Thu, Mar 18 2021

The Spanish legislation will permit euthanasia in which medical staff intentionally end a life to relieve...

Indian farmers block highway outside...

100th day: Indian farmers block highway...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 6 2021

As the capital braces for harsh summers and the harvesting season begins, farmers gathering on Saturday...

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 2 2021

What purpose does the Digital Security Act truly serve?