George Floyd
Opinion  /  Published 31.12.21

Delve deeper: fairness creams

The fairness industry, which had been pushed into the background when the pandemic first started, is rearing its ugly head again. In September 2021, Bloomberg reported that it is flourishing in Asian ...
By Chirantan Chatterjee

Opinion  /  Published 25.12.21

83: Will Omicron stall UK release?

In spite of speculations, I don’t think Boris Johnson is ready to be ousted yet. In the unlikely event that it were to happen, Liz Truss, the over-ambitious foreign secretary, is said to be the ...
By Amit Roy

World  /  Published 13.12.21

Dhaka strong protest against US sanction

The ruling Awami League establishment in Bangladesh on Sunday went all guns blazing against the US with Obaidul Qader, the party’s senior-most leader after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, speaking...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

India  /  Published 08.11.21

'Cop beating reminds of George Floyd'

Let no one have to repeat the tragic words like George Perry Floyd, Jr: 'I can't breathe,' the Delhi High Court has said, holding that the law does not permit people to be beaten up i...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.11.21

Floyd 2.0: Civic volunteer kicks snatcher

A civic volunteer of Kolkata Police was demobilised after he was seen kicking a suspected snatcher and pressing his foot on the chest of the accused in a purported video, a senior officer said on Mond...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


Sports  /  Published 26.10.21

Took knee on request: Kohli

The decision of Team India players to take the knee to lend support to the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement was done following a request to the squads ahead of the T20 World Cup. “We gave all ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 30.06.21

Letters to the editor: Japan asks employers to institute four-day work week, Derek Chauvin sentenced for George Floyd’s murder

Step forward Sir — The Japanese government has urged all employers in the country to institute a four-day work week, instead of the traditional five-day one. This is aimed at helping employees ...

World  /  Published 27.06.21

George Floyd: Ex-cop gets 22 years in jail

The killing of George Floyd on a Minneapolis corner led to nationwide protests, a reckoning over racial injustice touching on virtually every aspect of American life and, on Friday, a substantial pris...
By Tim Arango in Minneapolis

Opinion  /  Published 30.04.21

Justice triumphs, at last

Guilty. Guilty. Guilty. A former defence lawyer celebrating these three verdicts shows how extremely unjust, unreasonable and unlawful the actions of the police officer, Derek Chauvin, were when he ar...
By Farah Rahman

Opinion  /  Published 24.04.21

Pure joy

Sir — In a historic verdict, a judge found the former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, guilty of murdering an unarmed black American man, George Floyd, in an incident last May that ign...
By The Telegraph


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