George Floyd
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

World  /  Published 22.04.21

George Floyd: Cop convicted of murder

A former police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck until well past Floyd’s final breath was found guilty of murder on Tuesday in a case that shook the nation’s con...
By John Eligon, Tim Arango, Shaila Dewan and Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs in Minneapolis

World  /  Published 21.04.21

Cop convicted of killing George Floyd

Derek Chauvin was found guilty of two counts of murder on Tuesday in the death of George Floyd, whose final breaths last May under the knee of Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer, were captur...
By Tim Arango, Shaila Dewan, John Eligon, Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs in New York

World  /  Published 21.04.21

George Floyd case goes to the jury

The murder case against former officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd went to the jury on Monday in a city on edge against another round of unrest like the one that erupted last year over ...
By AP in Minneapolis


World  /  Published 16.04.21

Floyd officer waives right to testify

Former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin on Thursday waived his right to testify to the jury at his murder trial for the deadly arrest last May of George Floyd. “I will invoke my Fifth Amendm...
By Reuters in Minneapolis

World  /  Published 13.04.21

Minneapolis police firing sparks unrest

Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets as angry protests erupted in a Minneapolis suburb after a 20-year-old Black man was shot dead during a traffic stop. The unrest in Brooklyn Centre came hours ...
By Reuters in Minnesota

World  /  Published 07.04.21

Floyd officer broke rules: Police chief

Derek Chauvin violated Minneapolis Police Department rules and its ethics code on respecting the “sanctity of life” during the deadly arrest of George Floyd last May, the city’s poli...
By Reuters in Minneapolis

World  /  Published 09.03.21

3 weeks to pick jury for Floyd trial

The trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd was due to begin on Monday with the screening of jurors to weigh murder and manslaughter charges in a case se...
By Reuters in Minneapolis

Sports  /  Published 03.01.21

Playground of protests

On October 26, Mumbai Indians all-rounder Hardik Pandya became the first player in the Indian Premier League to take a knee in support of the BLM movement. Pandya’s gesture came during the game ...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta


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