• Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018
  • Last Update : 11:50 pm
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

Satkhira man detained for torturing...

Satkhira man detained for torturing...

Nation

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Quoting locals, police have said Kabir used to beat Anwara often over various reasons including dowry...

Bogra councilor suspended for abduction...

Bogra councilor suspended for abduction...

Nation

Thu, Mar 22 2018

The mother and daughter were sexually harassed, abused, beaten, tortured, and had their heads

5 more police members suspended over...

5 more police members suspended over...

Nation

Tue, Mar 20 2018

A total of eight DB personnel have so far been suspended over the incident

Departmental action recommended against...

Departmental action recommended against...

Nation

Fri, Mar 16 2018

'We will submit the probe report to the authorities concerned as soon as possible, recommending hard...

Constable suspended over torture of...

Constable suspended over torture of...

Nation

Thu, Mar 15 2018

On Tuesday, eight DB officers, including one sub-inspector (SI), two assistant SIs and five constables...

Eight DB police closed over torture...

Eight DB police closed over torture...

Nation

Tue, Mar 13 2018

When Sumon sought some information from the DB members on the scene and provided them with details of...

Bikers beaten by police for violating...

Bikers beaten by police for violating...

Nation

Tue, Mar 6 2018

Some photos of the brutality that took place have surfaced on the Facebook

'Babli complained of torture before...

'Babli complained of torture before...

Nation

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Family alleges girl was provoked into committing suicide