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Textbook in mother tongue still a dream...

Textbook in mother tongue still a dream...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 24 2017

The government initially included Santals in a list along with the five communities for giving their...

Little help for Santals after a year...

Little help for Santals after a year...

Nation

Mon, Nov 6 2017

'None of the actual attackers were arrested; they are still living a free life.'

Goods looted from Gobindaganj Santal...

Goods looted from Gobindaganj Santal...

Nation

Mon, Aug 7 2017

The drive was undertaken based on information that some of the tin sheets, shallow machines and other...

Land grabbers continue to pile misery...

Land grabbers continue to pile misery...

Nation

Wed, Mar 29 2017

It has been four months since the attacks happened and a lot of Santals are still homeless and living...

UNO: Arrest culprits who torched Godagari...

UNO: Arrest culprits who torched Godagari...

Nation

Sun, Mar 19 2017

The upazila assistant commissioner (land) has confirmed that the allegations of torture, vandalism and...

Attack on Santals: HC orders suspension...

Attack on Santals: HC orders suspension...

Court

Tue, Feb 7 2017

The High Court on Tuesday ordered the immediate withdrawal of Superintendent of Gaibandha Police Md Ashraful...

Uncertainty still haunts Santals

Uncertainty still haunts Santals

Crime

Fri, Jan 6 2017

The fear of uncertainty still haunts Gobindaganj Santal communities, two months after violent attacks...

Under the open sky

Under the open sky

Opinion

Thu, Jan 5 2017

The curtains closed on a devastating year with the normalisation of Santal cleansing. Violence against...

Displaced Santals observe Borodin in...

Displaced Santals observe Borodin in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 26 2016

Christmas, or Sorhai as they call it, was not festive this year for the Santals of Gobindaganj,...

Gaibandha MP, police untouchable

Gaibandha MP, police untouchable

Crime

Fri, Dec 16 2016

The investigation report does not mention that three Santals were killed and 30 others injured during...

Watch: Police set fire to Santal houses...

Watch: Police set fire to Santal houses...

Videos

Mon, Dec 12 2016

In light of new evidence, police are seen to be directly responsible for setting fire to the Santal houses...

A minor issue

A minor issue

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

We live inside a bubble that keeps us away from reality

Writ petition filed as law enforcers...

Writ petition filed as law enforcers...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

A writ petition was filed with the High Court yesterday seeking its directive to form a judicial commission...

Two Gaibandha Santals granted bail

Two Gaibandha Santals granted bail

Nation

Thu, Nov 17 2016

A Gaibandha court yesterday granted permanent bail to two Santals who were injured in a police firing...

HC petition seeks govt explanation for...

HC petition seeks govt explanation for...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 16 2016

The home secretary, police's Rangpur DIG, Gaibandha DC and SP have also been named among the 11 respondents...

Handcuffs removed from 3 injured Santal...

Handcuffs removed from 3 injured Santal...

Law & Rights

Mon, Nov 14 2016

Police removed handcuffs from three Gaibandha Santals undergoing treatment at hospitals in Dhaka and...

ATTACKS ON SANTAL COMMUNITY: ‘A  crime...

ATTACKS ON SANTAL COMMUNITY: ‘A crime...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 14 2016

What happened in Gaibandha was nothing but ‘crimes against humanity’, and none but state run powers backed...

Santal rights are human rights

Santal rights are human rights

Editorial

Sat, Nov 12 2016

The evictions of Gaibandha’s Santal people from their land shows an alarming trend of growing hostility...

AL central leaders to visit Gobindaganj...

AL central leaders to visit Gobindaganj...

Politics

Fri, Nov 11 2016

A delegation from Awami League Central Working Committee will visit the Santal village in Gaibandha’s...

Sugar Mill clash: Another Santal...

Sugar Mill clash: Another Santal...

Nation

Tue, Nov 8 2016

Tensions are running high in Gaibandha as the clash between police, land grabbers, and Santals have escalated...

Rangpur sugar mill clash: 1 Santal dies,...

Rangpur sugar mill clash: 1 Santal dies,...

Nation

Mon, Nov 7 2016

Over 1,000 Santal families were forced to abandon their houses in Gaibandha after one death, widespread...