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  • Red carpet before "Persian Lessons" screening at 70th Berlinale 2020.

  • 21st February was declared to be the International Mother Language Day by UNESCO in 1999. The declaration came up in tribute to the Bangla Language Movement to abolish Urdu as an official language done by the Bangladeshis (then the East Pakistanis). It is also known as Shohid Dibosh (Martyr Day) for those who sacrificed their precious life for sake of Bangla Bhasa(Bengali language). In Kolkata International Mother Language Day 2020 whole day and night was celebrated by a welfare organisation.

  • Hundreds of residents of the Dominican Republic demonstrated in Plaza de Callao in Madrid, Spain protesting the suspension of municipal elections in the Dominican Republic. last Sunday due to alleged technical failures in the voting system. The protests overflowed last Wednesday, in crowds. The increase in the influx of these demonstrations was, in part, a response to the repression of the concentration of the day before, when uniformed men threw two tear gas bombs at the group of hundreds of people who had concentrated in front of the electoral authority. peaceful. Many of the attendees threw slogans against the Presidency of Danilo Medina, whom they accused of being responsible. Protestants have claimed that it has been sabotage.

  • The Nepalese Army Day is an annual event coinciding with the Hindu's festival Maha Shivaratri as per the lunar calendar. It is celebrated to honour; courage, patriotism and military professionalism and to recall the sacrifices made by brave soldiers for the people and nation.

  • Thousands of people gather at Jamalpur Language Martyrs' Memorial monument with flowers in homage to the martyrs of the 1952 Bengali Language Movement in Dhaka on February 21, 2020, on International Mother Language Day.

  • Sit-in organized by Amnesty International Italy near Embassy of Egypt in Rome to protest against arrest in Egypt of Patrick George Zaki, the Egyptian student of the University of Bologna, next to the mural depicting Patrick Zaky and Giulio Regeni that the Italian street artist Laika did again, after mural had been canceled a few days ago

  • Various organizations staged a protest action against repressive attacks on unions and other human rights defenders to denounce executive order 70 s. 2018 or the 'whole-of-nation' approach to end local communist armed conflict that misallocates government funds and utilizes civilian offices to continuously harass, intimidate, red-tag people's organizations, and commit other human rights violations as part of the Duterte administration's counter-insurgency program.

  • The event organized by the International House of Women and Lucha y Fiesta took place in Piazza del Campidoglio to protest against the probable closure of these community spaces ventilated by the current municipal administration, where assistance activities have been taking place for years, and other activities help women in economic and social difficulties.

  • Leaders of government workers' unions held a press conference on Executive Order No. 70 to condemn the state's brutal attacks on human rights defenders, unions and immediate junking of the said EO.

  • Demonstration in Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome organized by the International Women's House and by Lucha y Siesta to defend their 'Houses' still at risk of closure, transfer, detachment of users. Nicoletta Braschi, wife of Roberto Benigni, was also present

  • Members of the Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (Piston) staged a protest on the government’s move to push through with its modernization act of public utility vehicles. According to them, the government and it wants to deprive small people like (jeepney) drivers and operators of their source of livelihood.

  • The assurance that the Greek Government is a helper and a strong supporter of the World Tourism Organization's efforts in the field of Sustainable Tourism Development, as well as a strong desire to work closely together to further Greek tourism, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has stated during his meeting with the Secretary General. World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili. The meeting was also attended by the Minister of Tourism Xaris Theoxaris.

  • Demonstration in Piazza Santi Apostoli in Rome of supporters of "Sardine di Roma" movement with Jasmine Corallo, one of the founders of the Sardine movement, to ask for the abolition of the security decrees and to announce some propositional ideas about the future of Rome

  • The Sardine movement demonstrated in Piazza S.S. Apostoli in Rome to ask for the abolition of the security decrees approved by the previous government league / 5-star movement.

  • Large demonstration in the square of the 5 Star Movement, against the privileges of politics.

  • Members of Khilafat Committee(A minority committee of the famous movement Named Kilafat since 1919) staged protest against CAA.

  • National demonstration in support of the Kurdish people in Rome, for the freedom of the leader of the Pkk Abdullah Ocalan and of the over 12,000 political prisoners in Turkey, in support of the Rojava Revolution

  • Demonstrators shout slogans and hold Indian national flags to protest against India's new citizenship law in Kolkata, India.

  • Press conference in Cerveteri of the City of Culture Award 2020, won by the Etruscan city.

  • The state attorney general's office and expert services, bury 47 people who were in the forensic science office since last year, people died from different causes, 19 killed, 25 natural causes, 1 suicide, 2 unconfirmed causes. These burials are carried out by the government, because the bodies could not be recognized. Ciudad Juarez, is one of the cities with the most unidentified bodies because most of them are due to the war between Mexican cartels. According to journalistic data, 1300 burials of unidentified people were carried out in Ciudad Juarez since 2018.

  • One Billion Rising is the biggest mass action to end violence against women, dictatorship, right-wing nationalism, white supremacy, fascism, tyranny, hatred of and fear of immigrants, misogyny, femicide, homophobia, transphobia, corporate greed and climate destruction.

  • On Valentine's Day, clad in red shirts, ABS-CBN employees, supporters, and representatives of several progressive groups held placards saying "No To ABS-CBN Shutdown," "Save ABS-CBN Workers," and "Defend Press Freedom." ABS-CBN's franchise is expiring on March 30, 2020 and Congress has yet to tackle nearly a dozen bills seeking to grant the company a fresh 25-year broadcast franchise.

  • Conversation in Hellenic Parliament among the political leaders take place, concerning greek's government policy for labor issues.

  • President of Syriza Alexis Tsipras has accepted the visit of the President of the European Investment Bank, Werner Hoyer, to discuss about the situation in Greece.

  • Commemoration ceremony of General Soleimani’s 40th day of martyrdom held in Tehran. The Pentagon announced that Iran’s Quds Force leader Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were killed on 03 January 2020 following a US airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport.

  • Students of Kolkata have arranged a rally named 'Students Against Fascism' lead by Jawaharlal Nehru University students' union leader Aishi Ghosh. They protest against CAA, NPR, NRC, growing violence on the students in different colleges and universities and other fascist activities of the Indian Government.

  • "Azadi" slogans given by Aishi Ghosh (leader of JNUSU) & the students of the city in an anti-fascism rally staged by Students Federation of India.

  • India: Kolkata students union SFI walk in a rally against fascist attack on JNU Delhi and demanding the withdrawal of the Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Kolkata today. In this rally JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh, Biman Bose (Chairman of CPI(M) West Bengal), Surjya Kanta Mishra (Secretary of CPI(M) West Bengal) walked together from Calcutta University, College street to Shayambazar with anti BJP, NRC, CAA slogan.

  • Militant labor groups orchestrated a protest in front of Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) office in Intramurus, Manila accusing Joint Industrial Peace Concern Office (JIPCO) as anti- labor union and pro-capitalist businesses in economic zones area.

  • During the 39th commemoration of the gruesome massacre of 118 soldiers and thousands of civilians on February 12, 1981, a book launching was held at AFP Museum in Quezon City. The book was entitled 'a time to heal bloodbath in Pata Island, Sulu' and authored by an army who is an eyewitness to the aftermath of the sinister murder.

  • Royal Thai Army Commander-in-Chief Apirat Kongsompong reacts during a press conference in Bangkok, after a mass shooting incident in Nakhon Ratchasima over the weekend. An emotional Apirat on February 11 urged a nation in mourning over a mass shooting "not to blame the army" after a soldier gunned down at least 29 people in a rampage linked to a debt dispute with a senior officer.

  • Commemoration for victims of Foibe in Palermo.

  • Month before ABS-CBN's franchise expires, Solicitor General Jose Calida pushed legal boundaries by filing on Monday, February 10, a quo warranto petition against network giant ABS-CBN. The "Very Urgent Omnibus Motion" asked the Supreme Court to nullify the franchises of ABS-CBN and ABS-CBN Convergence, Inc "as they are unlawfully exercising their legislative franchises."

  • Participants are seen enjoying the annual Chinese New Year Parade in Chinatown, New York City.

  • Italy’s Farnesina, the Foreign Affairs Ministry, hosts the “Decade Of Action. The European Union And The Sustainable Development Goals” conference in Rome.

  • Kadamay members hold a solidarity fun run dubbed "Takbuhay Takbahay" (Run to save homes) in support of their call for to end homelessness, evictions and attacks on the urban poor. The activity was attended by UP community, professionals, victims of the bloody war on drugs and other runners bearing various housing/homelessness related facts on their bodies.

  • The Northern League met this morning in the northern area of Naples in Scampia in the central square.

  • Housing rights defender Kadamay led a global action day for housing rights at Mendiola bridge. The global event is simultaneously orchestrated in Taiwan, USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Italy and more held similar actions in their respective areas in support of the relentless attacks on urban poor activists and o go along with the onslaught of demolitions currently and expected under the Duterte administration. At the protest, the group made a symbolic action to put both Duterte, the National Housing Autority(NHA) and Xi Jin Ping in 'jail' They say that three are all violators of housing and human rights, as the Chinese President is also in the league with Malacanang for the spate of demolition under the build build program.

  • Tourists wearing masks in the streets of Rome, Italy has 2 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, also known as 2019-nCoV. There were more than 28,353 confirmed cases of virus and 565 deaths in mainland China on February 06, 2020.

  • Social centers, students and Potere al Popolo militants demonstrate against Matteo Salvini in Palermo.

  • Pakistani supporters of Sunni Tehreek, Majlis Ulma Pakistan and others hold placards as they shout slogans during a demonstration to mark Kashmir Solidarity Day in Lahore. Prime minister Imran Khan urged the international community to play its role in ensuring respect for the human rights and freedoms of the Kashmiri people and averting a "grave risks to global peace and security posed by neighboring "India's belligerent rhetoric and aggressive actions" in the region.Pakistan observes Kashmir Solidarity Day on February 5, to express solidarity with their fellow Kashmiris living in Indian-administered Kashmir.

  • Dozens of protesters protest at the doors of the Ministry of Agriculture against low prices and threats of cuts in CAP funds.

  • Anti Trump protesters gathered in front of Trump Towers in midtown Manhattan in New York City on the day of President Trump's State of The Union Address.

  • Progressive Students Union today organised a protest rally against Fees hike in educational sectors and also against the Central Govt. for the introducing the CAA, NRC, NPR

  • Sri Lanka celebrate 72nd Independence Day.

  • Police try to pacify the residents of areas around Okhla who were agitating for the opening of the Kalindi Kunj Road in Delhi.

  • Palestinian demonstrators take part in a protest against US President Donald Trump's Century Deal "expected peace plan" in Jabalia, northern Gaza Strip.

  • Viareggio Carnival, the masks of famous people.

  • Hundreds took to the streets and dozens were arrested on Friday, January 31, 2020, during a day of “city-wide transit action” in New York City. The various political and activist groups who organized the protest utilized a diversity of tactics throughout the day -- including banner drops, blocking traffic and vandalism -- all of which were intended to broadcast their demands of free public transit, all police out of the subways, an end to the harassment of vendors, performers, and full accessibility of those with varying abilities.

  • Migration agents, border patrol and ice agents, train strategies for containment in case a massive caravans of migrants tries to enter the United States.