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It’s time to plan for the...

It’s time to plan for the...

Opinion

Thu, Feb 1 2018

The Rohingya will likely remain in Bangladesh

Myanmar’s great cover-up

Myanmar’s great cover-up

Md Sharif Hasan

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Repatriating the Rohingya without any assurance of security is a bad idea for everyone involved

Are illegal Bangladeshi  migrants to...

Are illegal Bangladeshi migrants to...

Ajaz Ashraf

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Don’t blame Bangladesh for Assam’s problem. This is the first part of a two-part op-ed

HRW says Trump is 'disaster' for human...

HRW says Trump is 'disaster' for human...

North America

Fri, Jan 19 2018

'Trump has been a disaster for the human rights movement, in part because he seems to have this insatiable...

‘Human rights violations are being...

‘Human rights violations are being...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 18 2018

At least 800 women were raped in 2017

Odhikar: 2017 a detrimental year for...

Odhikar: 2017 a detrimental year for...

Law & Rights

Fri, Jan 12 2018

Odhikar claims to have been facing severe repression and harassment from the Bangladesh government since...

ASK says revising Custodial Death Act...

ASK says revising Custodial Death Act...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The police have been urging for a revision of this law, which was passed by majority vote in parliament...

Ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingya:...

Ban on Bangladeshis marrying Rohingya:...

Special

Tue, Jan 2 2018

There is generally no bar against Bangladeshi citizens marrying people from other nationalities

Where have our rights gone?

Where have our rights gone?

Editorial

Mon, Jan 1 2018

If Bangladesh is serious about its development goals, then it simply cannot afford to ignore the elephant...

2017 in review: Human rights situation...

2017 in review: Human rights situation...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 31 2017

A total of 122 journalists faced repression and assault from law enforcers, influential people, local...

Chinese activist jailed for 8

Chinese activist jailed for 8

Asia Pacific

Tue, Dec 26 2017

Xie was released on bail in May after what critics described as a show trial

Vanished into thin air

Vanished into thin air

Raisul Islam Sourav

Sun, Dec 24 2017

What allows enforced disappearances to take place?

Respecting their rights

Respecting their rights

Miti Sanjana

Wed, Dec 20 2017

This is not a black and white issue

There’s no progress without energy

There’s no progress without energy

Raisul Islam Sourav

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Not only is energy a human right, it is inseparable from many other basic rights

EU: Rohingya crisis reflects vulnerability...

EU: Rohingya crisis reflects vulnerability...

World

Sat, Dec 9 2017

The European Union also praised Bangladesh for its humanitarian stance on the Rohingya issue and hoped...

Amnesty: India among the deadliest countries...

Amnesty: India among the deadliest countries...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 5 2017

The study found that journalists, land rights activists and advocates for the rights of ethnic and religious...

A plea from the refugees

A plea from the refugees

Registered refugees

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Full citizenship rights are integral to a repatriation process

Caught between nations

Caught between nations

Opinion

Sun, Nov 26 2017

Bangladesh must ensure that repatriation will not jeopardise the safety of the Rohingya community

Going home is their right

Going home is their right

Bill Frelick

Fri, Nov 24 2017

But it’s not safe for Rohingya refugees, yet

This is not what good neighbours

This is not what good neighbours

Editorial

Mon, Nov 20 2017

How long will Myanmar hide behind hackneyed statements and false promises?

Canadian PM Trudeau raises rights issues...

Canadian PM Trudeau raises rights issues...

World

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Trudeau said that during his conversation with Duterte in Manila, he 'mentioned human rights, rule of...