Police said over 10,000 workers left their shifts when at least nine factories were shut down for the day in Dhaka's northern Mirpur neighbourhood on Sunday morning.
Residents of Mahatma Gandhi Nagar in Tindivanam had placed a Vinayagar idol at a location designated to be a public park, sources said.
Officials did not say how the demonstrators died while blocking a road in the east of the country, but local reports suggested they were shot by a driver attempting to get past the protest.
In 2019, protests erupted in JNU after the administration announced a hike in hostel fees. Several students were served notices in this regard based on the Chief Security Officers’ complaint.
MSMEs and other industries in the district have been staging protests over a list of issues, including the power tariff revision and price hike of raw materials.
On Saturday, an estimated 30,000 demonstrators gathered in Trafalgar Square for a rally led by the Palestinian Solidarity Campaign
The marches reflected growing disquiet about the mounting civilian casualty toll and suffering from the Israel-Hamas war.
Mahsa Yazdani's 20-year-old son Mohammad Javad Zahedi was shot dead during the nationwide protests following the death of Mahsa Amini last year.
The protesters alleged the tanker was carrying pollutants discharged by the ethanol plant, which is located near their village, and was dumping the waste in their area and polluting it.
Authorities in Gaza say more than 4,300 people have been killed in the territory since the latest war began.
Meanwhile, protestors acknowledged the high decibels and said the onus should be on the government and said the ‘Right to Assembly and Protest’ is their fundamental right.
It alleged that in the disguise of corruption charges, the ED is trying to destabilise and destroy the cooperative sector to help private players and multi-state cooperative institutions.
A number of journalists, holding banners, gathered at the Press Club of India while student organisations got together at Jantar Mantar.
The agitation that began on Thursday hit the movement of trains, with many being cancelled, short-terminated or diverted, railway officials said.
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Young men and women were seen shouting slogans as they marched in from various places, many of them holding placards protesting the killing of two students who had gone missing in July.
The CWRC issued the directive on the day when the State capital witnessed a near total bandh in response to the call given by farmers and various organisations against releasing water to TN.
Farmers' leaders and Kannada activists hit out at the government for allegedly using police force to curtail the protests and bandh.
He said the bigger national parties should realise and acknowledge the contribution of smaller, regional parties and independent members.
On Tuesday, phone and online links to Derna were severed, an outage the national telecom company LPTIC blamed on "a rupture in the optical fibre" link to Derna, in a statement on its Facebook page.
On September 16, 2022, nationwide protests erupted in Iran with the slogan "woman, life, freedom" following the death of Mahsa Amini in police custody.