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HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights...

HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 17 2018

A number of countries praised the government’s willingness to open the Bangladesh border and provide...

PM Hasina: Israel's use of force in...

PM Hasina: Israel's use of force in...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, May 15 2018

Talking to her Turkish counterpart, the prime minister reiterates Bangladesh's stance for an independent...

The defender of defenders

The defender of defenders

Anik Kabir

Sun, May 13 2018

The situation in Bangladesh for human rights defenders is still uncertain

Odhikar report sheds light on human...

Odhikar report sheds light on human...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 1 2018

Extrajudicial killings, political violence, and rape have risen while border incidents and workers’ violations...

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Sex workers still struggling for their...

Special Supplement

Mon, Apr 30 2018

“I have four children. I have kept them in a separate place so that they cannot join in this profession....

US: Significant limitations on freedom...

US: Significant limitations on freedom...

Law and Rights

Sat, Apr 21 2018

With innumerable cases of the government suppressing any criticism of its actions, press freedom in Bangladesh...

On the right track

On the right track

Opinion

Sat, Apr 21 2018

The IPHRC has been quite vocal about the Rohingya crisis and well as other human rights violations around...

United for a spy, scattered over the...

United for a spy, scattered over the...

Opinion

Sun, Apr 15 2018

Do human rights only matter when there’s a price involved?

A better alternative

A better alternative

Opinion

Sun, Apr 8 2018

At this juncture, any hope of implementing the repatriation deal is slim at best

Yes to refugee repatriation, but first...

Yes to refugee repatriation, but first...

Opinion

Sun, Apr 1 2018

Ensuring the Rohingyas’ safety is of paramount importance

Our overseas workers deserve

Our overseas workers deserve

Editorial

Wed, Mar 28 2018

What exactly are our embassies doing?

Reports: Myanmar rejects EU-tabled draft...

Reports: Myanmar rejects EU-tabled draft...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 25 2018

U Htin Lynn reportedly warned that the Myanmar government will not accept any attempt 'infringing on...

What’s going on in Sri Lanka?

What’s going on in Sri Lanka?

Opinion

Sun, Mar 11 2018

The unrest being witnessed in Sri Lanka is not surprising and is nothing new

In conversation with Mrittika

In conversation with Mrittika

Magazine

Thu, Mar 8 2018

In a world full of stereotypical gender roles, biases and unrealistic expectations, a woman's entry into...

The women who took on the mine

The women who took on the mine

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

How a group of women in a remote village in Thailand stood up to corporate environmental

The very word ‘freedom’ is forbidden...

The very word ‘freedom’ is forbidden...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 8 2018

Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi recently visited Bangladesh with two other laureates -- Mairead Maguire and...

What is Myanmar’s  true intention?

What is Myanmar’s true intention?

Opinion

Sun, Feb 25 2018

Thousands of people have died due to the Myanmar army’s cruelty

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’

‘End impunity for violations against...

‘End impunity for violations against...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 20 2018

APWLD has urged the Bangladesh government to take immediate action regarding the violence against the...

Rights chief alarmed by 'scope and length'...

Rights chief alarmed by 'scope and length'...

World

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Turkey has arrested over 55,000 in the mass crackdown after the coup, saying the measures are needed...

EU calls on Dhaka to facilitate necessary...

EU calls on Dhaka to facilitate necessary...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 14 2018

'We hope all parties will actually be willing to stand for [the] election to make sure that people of...