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Why are women expat workers committing...

Why are women expat workers committing...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Our overseas workers sometimes face the worst treatment imaginable 

Rights groups seek UN investigation...

Rights groups seek UN investigation...

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

The report said at least 40 people in 432 case studies researched died 'as a result of injuries received...

Husband burns pregnant wife with hot...

Husband burns pregnant wife with hot...

Nation

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Her husband often beats her, and on Sunday he poured hot water over her

Stepmother and stepbrother held for...

Stepmother and stepbrother held for...

Crime

Sun, Mar 31 2019

According to local sources,  After burning 13 places on Shetu's body, including her shoulder,...

Baul singer tortured for protesting...

Baul singer tortured for protesting...

Crime

Wed, Feb 20 2019

Locals rescued Rafsan and admitted him to Kashiani Upazila Health Complex in critical condition

Zihad torture case: Miscreants torch...

Zihad torture case: Miscreants torch...

Nation

Wed, Jan 30 2019

In 2015, about 13 men falsely accused Zihad of stealing and had ruthlessly tortured him over the...

AL leader accused of leading mob in...

AL leader accused of leading mob in...

Nation

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Local police station official said the police recovered the underage boy and delivered him to his mother...

Teacher accused of torturing madrasa...

Teacher accused of torturing madrasa...

Nation

Fri, Nov 30 2018

According to a relative, the student had started attending Halima Sadia Madrasa only 10 days ago

Sub-inspector probed after villagers...

SI probed after villagers allege torture...

Nation

Fri, Sep 28 2018

There are allegations that that the SI engaged in torture, vandalism and physical assault on women and...

Rape victim’s relatives rescued from...

Rape victim’s relatives rescued from...

Nation

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The teenage girl filed a case against four people under the Women and Children Repression Prevention...

10-year-old Narail girl fighting for...

10-year-old Narail girl fighting for...

Nation

Sat, Aug 25 2018

The minor was barbarically beaten and physically abused by her employers while working as a domestic...

Donkey beaten to a pulp after being...

Donkey beaten to a pulp after being...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 21 2018

In Pakistan, animal rights are not recognized and donkeys are tortured "symbolically"

TIB: Government should end torture of...

TIB: Prevent torture of BD women in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The group says the government should take effective measures so that these incidents do not recur

Woman tortured over land dispute in...

Woman tortured over land dispute in...

Nation

Tue, Jun 12 2018

The victim, Angura begum, 45, is a mother of five children

Some things should be beyond the...

Some things should be beyond the...

Opinion

Fri, Jun 1 2018

The only acceptable number of custodial deaths is zero

40 more Bangladeshi women workers return...

40 more Bangladeshi women workers return...

NRB Affairs

Mon, May 28 2018

After facing enormous physical and psychological torture and irregularities over wages, 40 more Bangladeshi...

Bring them home

Bring them home

Editorial

Sun, May 27 2018

How much longer must we be naïve about what goes on in Saudi Arabia in the name of domestic...

A woman’s harrowing account of torture...

A woman’s harrowing account of torture...

Nation

Fri, May 25 2018

The victim urged the authorities concerned to protect and take back those women who are still facing...

Govt forms tribunals to expedite trials...

Govt forms tribunals to expedite trials...

Court

Fri, May 4 2018

By December 2017, the Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunals were dealing with 165,000...

BM College authorities order 6 female...

BM College authorities order 6 female...

Nation

Fri, Apr 27 2018

They were involved in a protest against illegal activities of a female Chhatra League leader.

Two UK expats detained for torturing...

Two UK expats detained for torturing...

Nation

Mon, Apr 16 2018

The victims were accused of stealing jewellery