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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...

Pakistani rights advocate Asma Jahangir...

Pakistani rights advocate Asma Jahangir...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 11 2018

She was also been an outspoken critic of the country's powerful military establishment, including during...

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