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    US protests against killing of black man

    Agence France-Presse . Minneapolis | Updated at 01:19am on May 29, 2020

    Demonstrators clashed with police, looted stores and set fires as a man was fatally shot during a second night of protests in the US city...

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    China approves plan to impose Hong Kong security law

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:12pm on May 28, 2020

    China’s parliament approved plans Thursday to impose a security law on Hong Kong that has ratcheted up tensions with the US and sparked new protests...

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    Hong Kong police stamp out national anthem law protests

    Agence France-Presse. Hong Kong, China | Updated at 11:35pm on May 27, 2020

    Hong Kong police cast a dragnet around the financial hub's legislature on Wednesday, firing pepper-ball rounds and arresting hundreds as they stamped down on protests...

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    Journalists stage demo for dues, protesting at dismissal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:24pm on May 25, 2020

    Journalists staged a demonstration at SAARC Fountain at Karwanbazaar in Dhaka on Monday demanding due wage and festival allowances at different media outlets and protesting...

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    Protests in Kolkata over cyclone recovery delay

    Agence France-Presse. Kolkata | Updated at 02:13pm on May 23, 2020

    Thousands took to the streets of the Indian city of Kolkata on Saturday to protest against what they said was the slow government response to...

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    RMG workers continue protests in many factories

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on May 23, 2020

    Hundreds of workers from more than 10 readymade garment factories on Friday staged demonstrations demanding full amount of the April wages, the festival allowance and...

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    Outrage in Hong Kong as China pushes security law

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 09:31pm on May 22, 2020

    China has launched its fiercest assault on Hong Kong's treasured autonomy with its move to impose a security law, pro-democracy campaigners said Friday as they...

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    RMG workers continue protests for wages, festival allowances

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on May 21, 2020

    Thousands of workers from at least 40 readymade garment factories in Ashulia, Gazipur, Narayanganj, Chattogram and Dhaka city on Wednesday staged demonstrations and blocked roads...

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    Workers stage protests in Dhaka, Ashulia, Gazipur, Narayanganj

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on May 17, 2020

    Thousands of workers from at least two dozens of readymade garment factories in Dhaka city, Ashulia, Gazipur and Narayanganj on Saturday took to the streets...

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    Nepal summons India envoy as road protests rage

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 12:42am on May 12, 2020

    Nepal’s foreign minister summoned India’s ambassador on Monday over a new road being built through disputed territory as police arrested protesters who burnt effigies of...