• Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020
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Bangladesh MP would ‘gladly accept death...

MP okay with death penalty after killing...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 4 2020

He appealed to the prime minister to sever diplomatic ties with France

Angola activists claim 387 missing after...

387 missing after anti-govt protest...

Africa

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Protest organizers have meanwhile announced plans for another round of demonstrations on November

2nd night of clashes in Philadelphia...

Protest grips Philadelphia for 2nd...

North America

Wed, Oct 28 2020

More than 90 arrests were made during the first night of sporadic riots and looting in the city Monday,...

Prophet Muhammad cartoon protests: Demonstrators...

Macron’s effigy burnt in Dhaka

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 28 2020

During the march, protestors chanted such slogans as ‘Boycott French products’ and called...

Restoring Dhaka’s canals: Govt decides...

Restoring Dhaka’s canals: Govt decides...

Dhaka

Fri, Oct 9 2020

The national task force on protecting the country’s rivers and navigability decided to take back...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 9 2020

‘The Bangladesh government needs to finally make good on its empty promises and heed activists’...

Bangladesh anti-rape protests reach...

Bangladesh anti-rape protests reach...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Amnesty International said Bangladeshi authorities must ensure justice to the victim

Protests against rape spree erupt at...

Anti-rape protests continue for 5th...

Nation

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Protestors demand the resignation of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal for failing to prevent rapes...

World's youth rallies against climate...

World's youth rallies against climate...

World

Fri, Sep 25 2020

In Australia, thousands of students earlier took part in about 500 small gatherings and online...

Protests demanding release of farmers...

Protests demanding release of farmers...

Nation

Sat, Jun 13 2020

The project authorities had assured local residents that compensation would be paid to them before their...

Factbox: What changes are governments...

Factbox: What changes are governments...

North America

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Federal lawmakers and state officials in much of the country have begun proposing what they describe...

Turning protests into riots

Turning protests into riots

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Tue, Mar 3 2020

Who is fanning the flames of hatred?

A new hope from new movements

A new hope from new movements

Anupam Debashis Roy

Thu, Feb 20 2020

Different from the Shahbagh movement of 2013, which was only concerned about historical reconciliation,...

Silver linings on India’s horizon

Silver linings on India’s horizon

Partha S Ghosh

Wed, Jan 29 2020

Will the recent upsurges ultimately challenge the RSS/BJP juggernaut?

India's 'road-block' women vow to fight...

India's 'road-block' women vow to fight...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 11 2020

For nearly four weeks, Noornissa and more than 200 other women have sat and slept across the four-lane...

New Year’s revolution

New Year’s revolution

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Jan 1 2020

People want alternatives through meaningful reform

India shuts down internet in Guwahati...

India shuts down internet in Guwahati...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 13 2019

On Friday morning thousands gathered in central Guwahati as riot police looked on, with residents hurrying...

The politics of salt and soil

The politics of salt and soil

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The livelihoods of ordinary people should be our primary focus

Infographic: Worldwide wave of...

Infographic: Worldwide wave of...

World

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Large-scale anti-government demonstrations, triggered by economic discontent, corruption and alleged...

JU protests: ‘Evidence of VC’s corruption...

JU protests: ‘Evidence of VC’s corruption...

Education

Sat, Nov 9 2019

The evidence includes documents and audio clips related to the corruption allegations against the

Pakistan army says supports elected...

Pakistan army says supports elected...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday urged the government to handle the protest