• Wednesday, Oct 21, 2020
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Why Beijing may want to keep Trump in...

Why Beijing may want to keep Trump in...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Beijing worries that Biden is likely to renew American leadership on human rights, pressing China on...

Anti-rape protests continue to

Anti-rape protests continue to

Dhaka

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Anti-rape protests continue in city for fifth day

More than 77,000 people officially missing...

More than 77,000 people officially missing...

North America

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Around 296,000 people have been murdered since the government militarized the fight against the drug...

Report: Recent rape victims mostly...

Report: Recent rape victims mostly...

Nation

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Human rights activists are blaming the lack of justice for the string of crimes

39 nations demand China respect Uighur...

39 nations demand China respect Uighur...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 7 2020

On Monday, China led a group of 26 countries in a joint declaration calling for an end to US sanctions...

Intersex surgery 'abuses' condemned...

Intersex surgery 'abuses' condemned...

World

Thu, Oct 1 2020

It is the first time that unnecessary surgeries on children born with an indeterminate sex have been...

Amnesty suspends India work due to govt...

Amnesty International to halt India...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The organization also alleged a media trial against it after government leaked selective documents to...

US judge blocks Trump rule on LGBT health...

US judge blocks Trump rule on LGBT health...

North America

Tue, Aug 18 2020

The Trump rule, intended to unwind Obamacare who are represented by LGBT rights group Human Rights...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

Editorial

Wed, Aug 5 2020

It is time to take a strong stand against child labour

OP-ED: Safeguarding is more than a...

OP-ED: Safeguarding is more than a...

Sajeda Farisa Kabir

Thu, Jul 30 2020

How can we make sure our rights are not violated?

OP-ED: Statues have fallen, but racism...

OP-ED: Statues have fallen, but racism...

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Uprisings happen but, unfortunately, mindsets remain the same

OP-ED: Kashmir, Covid-19, and the breach...

OP-ED: Kashmir, Covid-19, and the breach...

Mariha Zaman Khan , Arafat Reza

Sat, Jul 18 2020

International institutions are failing to maintain peace and the safety of innocent lives

ED: A long-overdue resolution

ED: A long-overdue resolution

Editorial

Tue, Jun 23 2020

We must remember that humanity comes first, not politics or profit

Fighting Covid-19 is a battle for human...

Fighting Covid-19 is a battle for human...

Opinion

Sat, Apr 18 2020

The future will be all the better for the care and compassion we show each other

NHRC: Take steps to ensure people receive...

NHRC: Take steps to ensure people receive...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 2 2020

NHRC has termed all these incidents as an extreme violation of human rights and asked the government...

Syria death toll 384,000 after 9 years...

Syria death toll 384,000 after 9 years...

Middle East

Sat, Mar 14 2020

The war has destroyed the economy and caused more than 11 million Syrians to flee their homes

A blatant abuse of the rule of law

A blatant abuse of the rule of law

Editorial

Sat, Mar 14 2020

Ariful was reportedly physically abused while in custody

Denied in life, Dalits fight for land...

Denied in life, Dalits fight for land...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 6 2020

'We do not have land for housing or for livelihoods'

UN: Human rights need to be front, centre...

UN: Human rights need to be front, centre...

World

Fri, Mar 6 2020

The high commissioner said resources need to be directed to social protection so that people are able...

‘Human rights under assault...

‘Human rights under assault...

World

Mon, Feb 24 2020

UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet stressed the need for urgent action on human rights

The power to protect citizens

The power to protect citizens

Esam Sohail

Fri, Feb 21 2020

How to defend the constitution of our nation