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Owners curtail worker rights, suppress...

Call for safeguarding worker

Business

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Representatives from national and international workers rights groups spoke on the occasion

The people vs free speech

The people vs free speech

Luba Khalili

Thu, Sep 13 2018

When rights are erased, what happens to progress? 

Feeling voiceless, feeling unheard

Feeling voiceless, feeling unheard

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Sep 11 2018

All we can do is ask annoying questions

Human Rights celebration in...

Human Rights celebration in...

Nation

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The event was widely attended by Rajshahi based human rights and civil society activists

Canada holds firm in human rights dispute...

Canada holds firm in human rights dispute...

World

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Ottawa and Riyadh are at loggerheads over Canadian criticism of Saudi Arabia's human rights...

Rohingya repatriations yet to begin...

Rohingya repatriations yet to begin...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Aug 17 2018

UN Security Council to hold an open briefing on August 28, as international community remains...

The fight against rape

The fight against rape

Editorial

Thu, Jul 19 2018

All too often, it is the victims of such attacks who are blamed and shamed

Memories of the Rainbow Man

Memories of the Rainbow Man

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 19 2018

In death, Nelson Mandela remains the dream future generations can emulate

To all citizens equally

To all citizens equally

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Everyone has the right to due process

International summer school on human...

International summer school on human...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 3 2018

This summer school will provide a platform for delegates from various countries to learn about human...

Bangladesh deserves a win-win solidarity...

Bangladesh deserves a win-win solidarity...

Bangladesh should pursue its dialogue with the international community with more ambition

Is privacy a fundamental right?

Is privacy a fundamental right?

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Privacy as an issue has been gaining attention not only in South Asia, but all over the world

UN for sustained monitoring before Rohingya...

UN for sustained monitoring before Rohingya...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jun 19 2018

Greater engagement sought from Dhaka to address rights concerns

A violation of rights

A violation of rights

Meenakshi Ganguly

Tue, Jun 12 2018

A proper and independent investigation into these recent deaths must be ensured 

UN rights chief condemns war on drugs...

UN rights chief condemns war on drugs...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jun 7 2018

'There is no doubt that the trafficking and sale of illegal narcotics leads to tremendous suffering....

Stand by them

Stand by them

Opinion

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Protect those who protect us

The furor over Palestine

The furor over Palestine

Opinion

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The volatile situation on the ground is fuelled by Palestinian hopelessness

‘Depriving people of their right to...

‘Depriving people of their right to...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 2 2018

While the Bangladesh government has been praised at the international level for its generosity towards...

ARSA says Amnesty allegations unjustifiable,...

ARSA says Amnesty allegations unjustifiable,...

South Asia

Fri, May 25 2018

The insurgent group based in Rakhine, Myanmar issued a statement in response to an Amnesty report on...

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

The current humanitarian scenario of Bangladesh was discussed under Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for...

Sultana Kamal: Extrajudicial killings...

Sultana Kamal: Extrajudicial killings...

Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

Human rights activists expressed concern over extrajudicial killings during anti-drug drives