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    BSD protests at termination of workers

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:40am on June 18, 2020

    Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal staged a demonstration on Wednesday protesting at the termination of workers and shutdown of Olympic Cement Mills and Sonargaon Textile Mills. Hundreds...

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    Man shot during protest demanding removal of Oñate’s statue

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . Albuquerque | Updated at 11:54am on June 16, 2020

    A man was shot Monday night as protesters in New Mexico’s largest city tried to tear down a bronze statue of a Spanish conquistador outside...

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    Atlanta police chief resigns after officer kills black man

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:21pm on June 14, 2020

    The police chief in the US city of Atlanta resigned after an officer fatally shot a black man during an arrest, the mayor said Saturday,...

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    7 foreigners held at anti-govt protests in Nepal

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 08:37pm on June 13, 2020

    Nepali police arrested 10 protesters including foreign nationals from Australia, the United States and China on Saturday as hundreds staged a demonstration in Kathmandu against...

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    UK fears protests over statue row

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 08:53pm on June 12, 2020

    Prime minister Boris Johnson on Friday said a wave of anti-racism protests across Britain had been ‘hijacked by extremists’, as fears mounted about clashes between...

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    Anti-racism protests sweep US

    Agence France-Presse . Boston | Updated at 01:48am on June 12, 2020

    Statues of Christopher Columbus from Boston to Miami have been beheaded and vandalised as calls to remove sculptures commemorating colonisers and slavers sweep America on...

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    Christopher Columbus statue beheaded in Boston

    Agence France-Presse . Boston | Updated at 10:37pm on June 11, 2020

    A statue of Christopher Columbus in Boston has been beheaded, police said Wednesday, as calls to remove sculptures commemorating colonisers and slavers sweep America on...

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    Washington troops test positive for COVID-19 after protests

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:55pm on June 10, 2020

    Members of the Washington DC National Guard have tested positive for coronavirus in the wake of their deployment during recent protests in the United States...

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    27 cultural activists protest at murders of Floyd, Nikhil

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on June 10, 2020

    Twenty-seven cultural activists on Tuesday protested against murders of George Floyd in the US and Nikhil Talukder in Bangladesh in the hands of police of...

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    Thousands pay tribute to Floyd as pressure mounts for US police reform

    New Age Desk | Updated at 03:27pm on June 09, 2020

    Thousands of mourners braved sweltering heat on Monday to view the casket of George Floyd, whose death from a police officer kneeling on his neck...

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