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    Schoolboy among five dead in Senegal unrest

    Agence France-Presse . Kolda | Updated at 09:53pm on March 07, 2021

    A schoolboy was killed during violent protests in Senegal at the weekend, officials said, bringing the death toll from days of violence in the West...

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    Over 400 events of violence against COVID health workers reported

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:04pm on March 02, 2021

    Insults, beatings, arrests — health workers battling the coronavirus were subjected to more than 400 acts of violence related to COVID-19 worldwide in 2020, according...

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    Awami League keeps dominating municipal polls

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on March 02, 2021

    The ruling Awami League maintained its dominance over the rival political parties in the ongoing municipal elections bagging 29 of 32 mayor posts in the...

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    Polls mired in irregularities hurt democracy

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 02, 2021

    MARKED with violence and irregularities, the 5th phase municipal elections in 29 of the 30 designated municipalities was held on Sunday. While the Election Commission...

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    China shares video of clash with India

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:20pm on February 20, 2021

    Dramatic footage released by Chinese state media purportedly shows deadly clashes between troops at the Indian border last year — a rare insight into violence...

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    Spanish government will confront any form of violence: PM

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:36pm on February 19, 2021

    Spain’s government will confront all forms of violence, prime minister Pedro Sanchez said Friday following the third night of violent protests over the jailing of...

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    At least 10 hurt in Tangail poll violence

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 03:34pm on February 14, 2021

    At least 10 people were injured in a clash between the supporters of Awami League and Bangladesh Nationalist Party-backed candidates of Kalihati municipality elections at...

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    Voting today amid fear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:22am on February 14, 2021

    In the fourth phase of the staggered municipal elections, 55 of the designated 56 municipalities go to the polls today amid a fear of violence...

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    Four Afghan ministry staff killed in ambush

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:56pm on February 09, 2021

    Militants shot dead four government employees in central Kabul Tuesday in the latest rush-hour violence to rock the Afghan capital. The city has seen near-daily...

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    BNP to be dealt with iron fist if it resorts to violence: Obaidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on February 07, 2021

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said that the government would handle the situation with iron fist if the Bangladesh Nationalist Party tried...