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Journalist murdered, 154 others harassed...

Journalist murdered, 154 harassed till...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The statistics were made based on ten national dailies and information from their local sources

ASK: 120 journos victimized, one died...

ASK: 120 journos victimized, one died...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 1 2021

767 rapes, 32 custodial deaths, extrajudicial killings reported over the period 

Survey finds 30% children were abused...

Survey: 30% children abused online during...

Bangladesh

Sun, Feb 28 2021

Study by rights body ASK finds over 8% girls have been sexually abused online

Chandpur man arrested for raping ex-wife's...

Chandpur man arrested for raping ex-wife's...

Crime

Fri, Feb 5 2021

Mofizul Islam raped his former sister in law, promising marriage after the incident

Speakers: Laws hindering justice for...

Speakers: Laws hindering justice for...

Law & Rights

Mon, Dec 7 2020

At least 34 children have been subjected to online abuse as of September this year

ASK: Extrajudicial killings on the...

ASK: Extrajudicial killings on the...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 29 2020

‘Extrajudicial killings came down significantly since July 31, after Major (retd) Sinha was killed...

OP-ED: When we can finally breathe

OP-ED: When we can finally breathe

Saharin Priya Shaoun

Tue, Oct 6 2020

We hope for a day when there are no new rape statistics

Why 97% sex offenders in Bangladesh...

Why 97% sex offenders in Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 6 2020

According to Ain o Salish Kendra, 975 women were raped, including 208 subjected to gang-rape, from January...

ASK: Mounting attacks maintain threat...

ASK: Mounting attacks maintain threat...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Three journalists have been killed in the last year

Ain o Salish Kendra: Extrajudicial killings...

Ain o Salish Kendra: Extrajudicial killings...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 21 2018

437 killed in the last 10 months, the rights group says

ASK issues statement over mass arrests...

ASK issues statement over mass arrests...

Law & Rights

Thu, Nov 8 2018

ASK claimed law enforcement agencies are arresting people indiscriminately on charges of preventing them...

International Day of the Disappeared:...

Families of the missing continue to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Legal rights advocacy group Ain O Salish Kendra (ASK) says at least 310 people have disappeared in Bangladesh...

A hidden chapter

A hidden chapter

Special Supplement

Wed, Mar 7 2018

For four long years (1996-2000), writer Shaheen Akhtar continued to meet and interview birangana and...

ASK expresses concern over Myanmar troop...

ASK expresses concern over Myanmar troop...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 6 2018

'Myanmar is bound to take back the displaced Rohingyas as per the recent repatriation agreement'

ASK slams police assault on BNP

ASK slams police assault on BNP

Law & Rights

Sun, Feb 25 2018

The rights organization also condemned the reported arrest of some 50 BNP leaders and activists

2017 in review: 13 children killed every...

2017 in review: 13 children killed every...

Crime

Sat, Dec 30 2017

95 children were tortured to death by their parents during this period

In solidarity with the unnamed

In solidarity with the unnamed

Opinion

Tue, Dec 12 2017

We must support all victims of sexual harassment whether or not they choose to break their silence

Five years of political violence: 1,028...

Five years of political violence: 1,028...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 20 2017

In 2017, there were 256 clashes from January to September – at least 44 were killed and 3,506 injured...

The sorry tale of a Bangladeshi maid...

The sorry tale of a Bangladeshi maid...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 1 2017

Monowara was cautioned by her uncle, who had been staying in Saudi Arabia, not to go to that country,...

Can we stop the violence?

Can we stop the violence?

Editorial

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Too often abusive employers make the claim of suicide to cover up what really happened

Violence against domestic workers reaches...

Violence against domestic workers reaches...

Crime

Sat, Aug 5 2017

According to a report released by Ain o Salish Kendra, at least 40 home helps died in the last year