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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

IMF: Unemployment fuels unrest in Arab...

IMF: Unemployment fuels unrest in Arab...

Middle East

Mon, Oct 28 2019

Violent protests have broken out in several Arab countries since early 2010 and turned into bloody civil...

Students flood Iraq streets, defying...

Students flood Iraq streets, defying...

Middle East

Mon, Oct 28 2019

More than 200 people have been killed and 8,000 wounded, the majority protestors, since the movement...

23 killed as fresh protests engulf...

23 killed as fresh protests engulf...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 26 2019

A government intelligence officer and a member of the powerful Asaib Ahl al-Haq militia were killed in...

Bhola clash: Students, teachers of Qawmi...

Bhola clash: Students, teachers of Qawmi...

Dhaka

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Four people were killed after people clashed with police over fabricated hate comment on social media...

Hong Kong protesters vow to hit the...

Hong Kong protesters vow to hit the...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Hong Kong has been relatively calm for the past week, with only small, often colourful demonstrations,...

Protests resume in Iraq as uprising...

Protests resume in Iraq as uprising...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 8 2019

Iraq's military said on Tuesday one member of an Interior Ministry force was killed and four wounded...

UGC to investigate current unrest at...

UGC to investigate current unrest at...

Education

Tue, Sep 24 2019

On September 21, 20 students were injured in attacks by the VC’s supporters

Amnesty calls on Hong Kong to investigate...

Amnesty calls on Hong Kong to investigate...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Police have been seen beating protesters on the ground with batons

Hong Kong leader to meet media after...

Hong Kong leader to meet media after...

World

Thu, Sep 5 2019

China denies meddling in Hong Kong’s affairs and accuses Western countries of fuelling the...

Leading Hong Kong democracy activist...

Leading Hong Kong democracy activist...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 30 2019

There was no immediate confirmation of Wong’s arrest, and police did not respond to multiple...

Power to the people

Power to the people

Mahmudur Rahman

Fri, Aug 23 2019

People are rising up to oppression and wrong-doing the world over

Infographic: Hong Kong’s political...

Infographic: Hong Kong’s political...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 17 2019

Following two days of flight cancellations, the operator of Hong Kong International Airport has obtained...

Roads of death

Roads of death

Editorial

Sun, Jul 7 2019

This simply cannot be allowed to go on

Civil disobedience campaign empties...

Civil disobedience campaign empties...

Africa

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Demonstrators have been trying to barricade roads in the capital over recent days as a way of sustaining...

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

South Asia

Thu, May 30 2019

At least 300 of Wirathu's supporters gathered outside the Shwedagon Pagoda in Myanmar's biggest...

More protests in Indian Kashmir over...

More protests in Indian Kashmir over...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

On Monday more than 70 people were injured, at least 50 of them from the security forces, as demonstrations...