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Human trafficking cases: No tribunal...

Human trafficking cases: No tribunal...

Nation

Sun, Apr 21 2019

While the constitution protects citizens from all forms of forced labour and prostitution, the execution...

Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking...

Malaysian inquiry probes trafficking...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Malaysian authorities announced in May 2015 they had uncovered the sites in the north of the country,...

Ending the scourge of human...

Ending the scourge of human...

Editorial

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The mortality rate of Bangladeshi workers in the Middle East is disturbingly high

24 trafficked Bangladeshis return...

24 trafficked Bangladeshis return...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 5 2019

Some of victims were minors when they crossed the border into India

2 teenagers return home after serving...

2 teenagers return home after serving...

Nation

Sat, Mar 2 2019

They were sent to India by human traffickers, lured by better jobs

NHRC: Immediate formation of tribunal...

NHRC: Immediate formation of tribunal...

Law and Rights

Wed, Feb 27 2019

At least 5,716 cases were filed since the Human Trafficking Deterrence and Suppression Act (2012) was...

43 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas held, 2...

43 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas held, 2...

Crime

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Authorities said the refugees will be sent back to camps and the traffickers will face charges

31 rescued before being trafficked to...

31 rescued before being trafficked to...

Nation

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Of them, 14 are women and six are children

India's Kumbh Mela steps up anti-trafficking...

India's Kumbh Mela steps up anti-trafficking...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 12 2019

Religious congregations are an integral part of Indian culture but are becoming dangerous places for...

Zero tolerance for human...

Zero tolerance for human...

Editorial

Wed, Jan 16 2019

We cannot consider these cases as being isolated incidents

Human trafficking revives with Rohingyas...

Human trafficking revives with Rohingyas...

Crime

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Over the last month, several other boats full of Rohingya refugees, have been stopped heading out to...

Five year NPA for fighting human trafficking...

Five year NPA for fighting human trafficking...

Event

Mon, Dec 3 2018

Newly appointed US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller praised the development and launching of the...

33 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas rescued...

33 Rohingyas rescued from St Martin,...

Nation

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Of the 33 passengers,  14 are men, 10 women, and nine children

Stop, check and call: How Nepal's women...

How Nepal's women 'human interceptors'...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 5 2018

'Watching thousands of people crossing the border every day is not easy'

College teacher held for human...

College teacher held for human...

Crime

Mon, Aug 20 2018

CID said his family had been engaged in trafficking for a long time

American ally in development

American ally in development

Derrick Brown

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Continuing USAID’s long-standing and productive relationship with Bangladesh 

Speakers: Trafficking needs a global...

Speakers: Trafficking needs a global...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 30 2018

According to USAID statistics, a record 1,008,525 Bangladeshis migrated as labourers in 2017 and 13%...

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons:...

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons:...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The country is in Tier 2 Watch List in the 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report of the US Department of...

‘Bangladesh, India have failed to ensure...

‘Bangladesh, India have failed to ensure...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Tapoti Bhowmick, secretary of Kolkata-based rights group Sanlaap, talks about the current challenges...

Trafficked to India: Unspoken tales...

Trafficked to India: Unspoken tales...

Crime

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Around 500,000 Bangladeshi women and children aged between 12-30 years have been illegally sent to India...

Report: Rohingyas’ statelessness ‘increases...

Report: Rohingyas’ statelessness ‘increases...

World

Sat, Jun 30 2018

Bangladesh on ‘Tier 2’ watch list for second consecutive year