A former court assistant accused chief justice Ranjan Gogoi of having made unwanted sexual advances last year, the most high-profile case in a wave of sexual harassment accusations after a #metoo movement swept the country.
Sudan’s army rulers and protesters are to resume talks over handing power to a civilian administration, protest leaders said on Saturday, a month after veteran president Omar Al Bashir was deposed.
Algeria’s armed forces chief on Tuesday called for “mutual concessions” between the country’s interim leaders and protesters demanding broader changes nearly two months after long-serving president Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigned.
Under sunny skies, activists sang songs or held signs that read "There is no Planet B" and "Extinction is forever" at some of the capital's most iconic locations.
'Kindness is a mark of faith. Those who aren’t kind have no faith.'
Sudanese protest leaders raised the pressure on the country’s army rulers on Wednesday, threatening a general strike and calling for a million-strong march to demand a civilian government.
Protest leaders had reached agreement with the ruling military council on the other main aspects of the transition.
Protesters remain encamped outside the military complex, demanding that the generals who toppled Bashir on April 11 be replaced by a civilian administration.
In yet more upheaval for Algeria since the ousting of long-time leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the controversial head of the country’s constitutional council quit on Tuesday bowing to weeks of anger from protesters.