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HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

HRW: Take meaningful action to combat...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 9 2020

‘The Bangladesh government needs to finally make good on its empty promises and heed activists’...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

HRW: Reunite Rohingyas on Bhasan Char...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Rohingyas concerned by lack of medical facilities on island

HRW: Move Rohingyas from dangerous slit...

HRW: Move Rohingyas from dangerous slit...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jul 9 2020

The rights body says refugees living in Bhasan Char urgently need UN protection, services

HRW: Bangladesh coal plant threatens...

HRW: Coal plant threatens to destroy...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Scientists have repeatedly voiced concerns that Rampal plant could be disastrous for the world’s...

HRW: 200 homes burned down in Rakhine...

HRW: 200 homes burned down in Rakhine...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, May 26 2020

It also said the damage analysis of 200 buildings being burned was most likely an underestimate as internal...

HRW criticizes mass arrests over cartoons,...

HRW criticizes mass arrests over cartoons,...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 8 2020

A cartoonist, journalists, and activists, face charges under Digital Security Act

HRW: Wheels of international justice...

HRW: Wheels of international justice...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 15 2020

In World Report 2020, Human Rights Watch reviews human rights practices in nearly 100 countries

Childhood lost in darkness

Childhood lost in darkness

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 27 2019

There are innumerable cases of child brides who end up forced into sex trade in Bangladesh

HRW: Bangladesh should lift restrictions...

HRW: Bangladesh should lift restrictions...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Dec 4 2019

RRRC says every Rohingya child is provided with informal education, and no one will be allowed out of...

Israel to expel Human Rights Watch country...

Israel to expel Human Rights Watch country...

World

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Omar Shakir, the New York-based rights group's director for Israel and the Palestinian territories,...

HRW: Abrar's killing reflects Bangladesh...

HRW: Abrar's killing reflects Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Bangladesh should not be a Room 2011, it says

Dozens arrested in Egypt after rare...

Dozens arrested in Egypt after rare...

Middle East

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The country effectively banned protests under a 2013 law and a state of emergency is still in full...

HRW: Stop clampdown on Rohingya...

HRW: Stop clampdown on Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Sep 7 2019

The government should stop trying to restrict the freedom of Rohingya refugees' movement and communication...

HRW: Nepal media bills undermine freedom...

HRW: Nepal media bills undermine freedom...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 4 2019

The government - which is drafting and has tabled bills on media, IT and mass communications - has said...

HRW urges India to step back in...

HRW urges India to step back in...

Nation

Tue, Aug 13 2019

India should release political detainees and lift communications blackout in Kashmir, HRW South Asia...

HRW condemns arrests of Sawpon, Imtiaz,...

HRW condemns arrests of Sawpon, Imtiaz,...

Nation

Fri, May 17 2019

The arrests were criticized as being “based on vague charges such as ‘hurting religious sentiment’...

HRW to Bangladesh: Probe dismissals...

HRW to Bangladesh: Probe dismissals...

Nation

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Over 50,000 RMG workers went on strike in December, and again in January, protesting wage changes

HRW: Investigate allegations of election...

HRW: Investigate allegations of election...

Election

Sat, Dec 22 2018

This report, based on more than 50 interviews with political activists, students, and members of civil...

HRW: Saudi guarantees on detained activists...

HRW: Saudi guarantees on detained activists...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 7 2018

The kingdom last month denied as "false" and "unfounded" reports published by HRW...

'Opposition’s claims over election,...

'Opposition’s claims over election,...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 30 2018

He says BNP refused to participate in the 2014 elections and created the situation that it now decries...

HRW: Rohingyas with disabilities suffering...

HRW: Rohingyas with disabilities suffering...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 24 2018

'Many of the people in the camp had acquired their disabilities from brutal attacks by Myanmar's...