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Palermo protocols: Bangladesh to ratify...

Palermo protocols: Bangladesh to ratify...

Government Affairs

Sat, Sep 21 2019

Various global bodies have designated Bangladesh as a provider, and transit points for human trafficking,...

Govt turns to barbed-wire fencing to...

Govt turns to barbed-wire fencing to...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Sep 13 2019

'Although law enforcement officials are trying hard, the situation suggests there may be a...

A concerted effort  to fight human...

A concerted effort to fight human...

Earl R Miller

Thu, Aug 1 2019

The crime deprives millions of their freedom and dignity

Protecting the victims of human...

Protecting the victims of human...

Videos

Wed, Jul 31 2019

This is a matter of immense shame for Bangladesh

Rescued human trafficking victims in...

Rescued human trafficking victims in...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Thai police have rescued 974 trafficking victims - mostly from Myanmar - for the year to date, compared...

Southeast Asia urged to improve women's...

Southeast Asia urged to improve women's...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The demand for foreign brides in China has become a lucrative business for traffickers as the country's...

3 Rohingyas rescued in Chittagong

3 Rohingyas rescued in Chittagong

Nation

Mon, May 20 2019

The police arrested Abdul Mannan, the middleman, a suspected human trafficking syndicate member

2 cases filed over Bangladeshis trafficked...

2 cases filed over Bangladeshis trafficked...

Nation

Sat, May 18 2019

A total of 35 people have been named in two cases

Human Trafficking: 5 travel agencies...

Human Trafficking: 5 travel agencies...

Nation

Tue, May 14 2019

The drive to detect illegal travel agencies will continue

88 Sylhet-based illegal travel agencies...

88 Sylhet-based illegal travel agencies...

Nation

Mon, May 13 2019

Mobile court sends 20 people to jail for different terms apart from fining

Rohingyas among 7 detained in...

Rohingyas among 7 detained in...

Nation

Wed, May 1 2019

They were allegedly trying to traffic humans to India using fake documents

Human trafficking in the coastal...

Human trafficking in the coastal...

People from isolated areas of Bangladesh face a greater threat of human trafficking

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...