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HRW: Scrap draconian elements of Digital...

HRW: Scrap draconian elements of Digital...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

‘Bangladesh cabinet approves new law that is overly broad and ripe for abuse’

Ensure their safety first

Ensure their safety first

Editorial

Wed, Feb 14 2018

The world needs to be tough with Myanmar for repatriation to be a realistic goal

HRW says Trump is 'disaster' for human...

HRW says Trump is 'disaster' for human...

North America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

'Trump has been a disaster for the human rights movement, in part because he seems to have this insatiable...

HRW: Saudi cleric held for months without...

HRW: Saudi cleric held for months without...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 7 2018

Awda has been held in solitary confinement and has been neither charged nor interrogated

HRW: Myanmar landmines deadly for fleeing...

HRW: Myanmar landmines deadly for fleeing...

World

Sun, Sep 24 2017

According to witness accounts, independent reporting, and photo and video recordings, Myanmar soldiers...

Farhad Mazhar tells The Guardian he...

Farhad Mazhar tells The Guardian he...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Mazhar says he has no idea who was responsible for his kidnapping

Hasan Mahmud: HRW a mercenary...

Hasan Mahmud: HRW a mercenary...

Nation

Fri, Jul 7 2017

'Strangely enough, the statements released by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and that of the HRW are...

Home minister trashes HRW report on...

Home minister trashes HRW report on...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jul 6 2017

According to the report, at least 90 people were victims of enforced disappearance in 2016 alone

End disappearances and secret detentions,...

End disappearances and secret detentions,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 6 2017

According to HRW, 48 disappearances were reported in the first five months of 2017

Report: More apparel brands should reveal...

Report: More apparel brands should reveal...

Business

Fri, Apr 21 2017

At least 29 global apparel companies have so far published information about the factories that manufacture...

HRW criticises Bangladesh for failing...

HRW criticises Bangladesh for failing...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Aminul Islam's work often brought him into conflict with garment factory authorities

Hummam Quader cannot remember anything...

Hummam Quader cannot remember anything...

Crime

Fri, Mar 3 2017

The son of an executed war criminal resurfaced near his Dhanmondi residence at around 3am on Thursday,...

Badal comes down heavily on HRW, US...

Badal comes down heavily on HRW, US...

Politics

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Badal urged HRW to assess Bangladesh's judiciary, flow of information and anti-graft activities, before...

Parliament passes law allowing child...

Parliament passes law allowing child...

Law & Rights

Mon, Feb 27 2017

The bill drew criticism from various quarters for allowing child marriage in the name of 'special...

HRW: Medical test in hijra recognition...

HRW: Medical test in hijra recognition...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 24 2016

Bangladesh’s steps in recent years to recognise hijras as a third legal gender are leading to further...

HRW to Bangladesh: Don’t pass law allowing...

HRW to Bangladesh: Don’t pass law allowing...

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 2 2016

The move is a step backwards on child marriage in Bangladesh, says HRW’s Women Rights Division Senior...

HRW: Iraqi Kurds' destruction of Arab...

HRW: Iraqi Kurds' destruction of Arab...

World

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Iraq's Kurdish security forces have unlawfully destroyed Arab homes and villages in northern Iraq over...

HRW: Charge or release Hasnat and...

HRW: Charge or release Hasnat and...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 16 2016

The HRW made the call in a statement showed in its website on July 15

HRW: Halt mass arbitrary arrests in...

HRW: Halt mass arbitrary arrests in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 17 2016

The Human Rights Watch has urged the Bangladeshi authorities to stop the arbitrarily arresting of people...