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ED: Take down the traffickers

ED: Take down the traffickers

Editorial

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The economic crisis that the pandemic has caused will do far more than push more people below the poverty...

ED: A cry for help from the...

ED: A cry for help from the...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 10 2021

By the time poachers and smugglers are caught, the damage is usually already done

Trafficking in persons

Trafficking in persons

Videos

Sat, Jan 30 2021

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the U.S.Throughout this month,...

Bangladesh vows to speed up efforts...

Efforts to convict human traffickers...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 25 2020

At least 4,000 cases are pending investigation or prosecution under a 2012 law that criminalized...

Indian teenage trafficking survivor...

Indian teenage trafficking survivor...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 24 2020

About 2,260 cases of human trafficking were reported in India last year, with nine in 10 related to sexual...

Libya attack victims identified

Libya attack victims identified

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 29 2020

The injured are now undergoing treatment at Tripoli Medical Centre in the Libyan capital

Protecting their innocence

Protecting their innocence

Editorial

Fri, Dec 27 2019

The entire system needs to change in order to empower women and young girls

6 trafficked Bangladeshi women return...

6 trafficked Bangladeshi women return...

Nation

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Benapole checkpost BGB camp Naib Subedar Atiar Rahman confirmed the news

10 Rohingyas rescued, 1 suspected trafficker...

10 Rohingyas rescued, 1 suspected trafficker...

Nation

Fri, Nov 30 2018

RAB has detained a suspect of the trafficking

Cabinet clears Narcotics Control Act...

Death for trafficking, selling

Statecraft

Mon, Oct 8 2018

The new law will cover all sorts of narcotic substances, says the Cabinet secretary

Used and abused

Used and abused

Editorial

Tue, May 22 2018

They go through so-called local ‘middlemen’ who trick them with false hopes

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

Child brides sold into sex slavery,...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Authorities rescued a girl who had been married off and then forced to work without wages on a farm,...

‘We have to be the change that we want...

‘We have to be the change that we want...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Award-winning human rights activist Geeta Menon has been working for the betterment of the underprivileged...

How teenagers become victims of sex...

How teenagers become victims of sex...

Magazine

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Dhaka Tribune's staff reporter Afrose Jahan Chaity was one of the 20 international journalists taking...

Words that matter

Words that matter

Special Supplement

Thu, Mar 8 2018

The importance of words cannot be overstated, and are reflective of and related to social and political...

To foreign shores

To foreign shores

Shazia Omar , Shazia Omar

Wed, Jan 24 2018

What is the true cost of migration?

UK MP Tulip Siddiq urges passport reform...

UK MP Tulip Siddiq urges passport reform...

Around the Web

Mon, Oct 16 2017

'I don’t know why I should be penalised for not changing my name'

Bangladesh cuts red tape to bring home...

Bangladesh cuts red tape to bring home...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Many are rescued but the wait to go home is long despite India and Bangladesh having an inter-country...

The shame of human trafficking

The shame of human trafficking

Editorial

Wed, Jun 28 2017

Bangladesh needs to protect its people, and right now it is failing to do so

Protect our migrant workers

Protect our migrant workers

Editorial

Wed, Apr 26 2017

What is worse is that these kidnappings are carried out with the help of corrupt government...

BJP leader held over child trafficking...

BJP leader held over child trafficking...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Investigators said children aged between six months and 14 years were sold in illegal adoptions to couples...