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    Myanmar junta kills eight more, death toll hits 224

    United News of Bangladesh . Yangon | Updated at 05:04pm on March 19, 2021

    Myanmar security forces shot dead eight anti-coup protesters in the central town of Aungban on Friday, the Myanmar Now news portal reported. Myanmar’s security forces...

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    Police bar procession towards secretariat

    | Updated at 04:08pm on March 16, 2021

    Police on Tuesday barred the left leaning students’ procession towards the law ministry demanding abolishment of the digital security act, justice for the custodial death...

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    At least 20 dead in Myanmar crackdown

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 09:54am on March 16, 2021

    At least 20 people were killed in Myanmar on Monday after another day of unrest and protests against the junta that seized power six weeks...

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    Rally in Idlib to mark 10 years since uprising

    Agence France-Presse . Idlib | Updated at 10:50pm on March 15, 2021

    Thousands took to the streets in Syria’s last major rebel bastion of Idlib Monday to mark 10 years since the nationwide anti-government protests that sparked...

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    India bankers go on nationwide strike over privatisation of 2 SoBs

    Business Desk | Updated at 10:07pm on March 15, 2021

    Bankers in India, under the aegis of the United Forum of Bank Unions, went on a two-day nationwide strike on Monday to protest against the...

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    UN envoy calls united action for Myanmar

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 11:18am on March 15, 2021

    The United Nations’ envoy for Myanmar on Sunday strongly condemned continuing bloodshed after at least 18 protesters were killed in one of the deadliest days...

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    UK PM vows to tackle violence against women

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:05am on March 15, 2021

    Britain’s prime minister vowed on Sunday to take action to better protect women after a national outpouring of grief and outrage over the death of...

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    Thousands of Australians march against sexual violence

    Agence France-Presse . Canberra | Updated at 10:38am on March 15, 2021

    Tens of thousands of women protested across Australia against sexual violence and gender inequality on Monday, as outrage grew over rape allegations that have convulsed...

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    Myanmar declares martial law in Yangon townships

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 10:20am on March 15, 2021

    Myanmar’s junta late Sunday imposed martial law in two densely populated Yangon townships after at least 18 protesters were killed in one of the deadliest...

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    SCBA protests at torture of lawyer

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on March 15, 2021

    The Supreme Court Bar Association on Sunday condemned and protested at the reported arrest and torture of lawyer AMB Ibrahim Khalil on March 11. SCBA...