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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

Let Makonda come

Let Makonda come

Rainer Ebert

Sun, Feb 9 2020

Banning the administrative chief of Dar es Salaam from entering the US does nothing to advance human...

Time to act

Time to act

Tamanna Hoq Riti

Wed, Feb 5 2020

We need a national action plan to fulfil our human rights commitments 

'There has been genocide in almost every...

'There has been genocide in almost every...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Dhaka Tribune's Rifat Munim speaks with Prof John Packer, human rights expert and Director of...

Myanmar will be made to answer for its...

Myanmar will be made to answer for its...

Editorial

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Already there are mountains of evidence that show the human rights abuses

We cannot afford to be bureaucratic...

We cannot afford to be bureaucratic...

Tamanna Hoq Riti

Sun, Dec 29 2019

The NHRC’s policies on extra-judicial killings are nothing if not disappointing 

A deteriorating crisis

A deteriorating crisis

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Dec 22 2019

Migrant workers face innumerable risks overseas

All children have the right to go to...

All children have the right to go to...

Editorial

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Every child has the right to an education

Myanmar cannot escape justice

Myanmar cannot escape justice

Editorial

Thu, Dec 12 2019

Nothing can justify just egregious human rights abuses as those that have taken place in Rakhine...

The politics of salt and soil

The politics of salt and soil

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The livelihoods of ordinary people should be our primary focus

'More gender-sensitive journos should...

'More gender-sensitive journos should...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 5 2019

Speakers at the Human Rights Defenders Conference have said

North Korea warns UNSC against discussing...

North Korea warns UNSC against discussing...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The United States is president of the Security Council for December

ACC Chairman: Corruption violates human...

ACC Chairman: Corruption violates human...

Corruption

Mon, Nov 4 2019

ACC chairman made the remarks during a meeting with a seven-member delegation led by National Human Rights...

‘Killer Robots’ Debate Hits the Small...

‘Killer Robots’ Debate Hits the Small...

D2

Fri, Oct 25 2019

Madam Secretary Grapples with Dilemmas Posed by Fully Autonomous Weapons

EU concerned about state of human rights...

EU concerned about state of human rights...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Dhaka reiterates its zero tolerance policy to violations of laws and human rights

Time to criminalize ragging

Time to criminalize ragging

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Before things get even more out of hand