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Demonstration

Demonstration

JU students call off demo but won’t leave halls

Agitated students of Jahangirnagar University (JU) have called off their demonstration till Wednesday.

JU students call off demo but won’t leave halls

Tensions mount at JU, demo continues defying authorities’ order

Some groups of Jahangirnagar University students still have occupied different dormitories, defying the university administration's instruction to leave the campus by 10am on Monday.

Tensions mount at JU, demo continues defying authorities’ order

RU students give 24-hr ultimatum for hall reopening

Rajshahi University students have staged demonstrations for the 2nd consecutive day on Sunday and give a 24-hour ultimatum to the authorities concerned for reopening of all the dormitories of the ...

RU students give 24-hr ultimatum for hall reopening

Two dead as Myanmar police open fire on protesters

At least two were killed in Myanmar's second largest city as security forces fired live rounds on protestors, emergency workers and doctors said Saturday.

An injured man is seen after protests against the military coup, in Mandalay, Myanmar, 20 February, 2021.

Myanmar

Thousands rally again against military coup

The fresh rally followed the largest protests to date on Saturday, when tens of thousands came out in cities across the country to condemn the coup that brought a 10-year experiment with democracy to ...

Demonstrators protest against the military coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Yangon, Myanmar, on 6 February 2021

Taposh loses competence to remain mayor: Sayeed Khokon

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh has lost his competence to stay as mayor, ex-mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon has said

Taposh loses competence to remain mayor: Sayeed Khokon

Will neither go beyond Constitution nor hurt religious sentiment: Home minister

The government will neither go beyond the Constitution nor hurt people’s religious sentiment over the issue of installing the sculpture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, said home minister ...

Kushtia municipal authorities have started repairing the vandalised sculpture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. This picture is taken on 7 December

French law on filming police triggers third weekend of protests

The demonstrations attracted around 60,000 people across the country, according to organisers, while the interior ministry put that number at over 26,000

rench police face off with demonstrators at the Place de la Republique during a demonstration against the "Global Security Bill'', that right groups say would make it a crime to circulate an image of a police officer's face and would infringe journalists' freedom in the country, in Paris, France, on 12 December 2020

A democracy to speak, or not to speak

In the past, if the people lost their trust in the government, they would turn to the opposition. But now they are unable to have confidence in anyone

A democracy to speak, or not to speak

Police swoop down on anti-sculpture protesters

A group of religious zealots took out a protest rally from the national mosque Baitul Mukarram, despite police obstacles

Police disperse anti-sculpture demonstrators on Friday, 4 December 2020
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