Saturday, 15 May 2021
Abbas clarifies his comment on Ilias Ali’s disappearance
BNP standing committee member Mirza Abbas on Monday sent a letter to the party clarifying over his recent statement on the disappearance of Ilias Ali
26 Apr 2021, 22:16
Working group meeting
UN meet raises issue of enforced disappearances in Bangladesh
Over 600 incidents of enforced disappearance in 36 countries were raised in the recent five-day UN working group meeting
21 Feb 2021, 14:03
'If this info had been available, the govt would have taken action'
Let me give you the facts and then you draw a conclusion. The brother in question had served about 20 years in prison. There is a law that after serving a certain amount of years, you may be given ...
13 Feb 2021, 15:19
Photojournalist Shafiqul freed after 9 months
Photojournalist Shafiqul Islam Kajol has been freed on Friday after nine months in jail
25 Dec 2020, 15:10
US senators call for sanction on senior RAB officials
The committee on foreign relations of the United States Senate has urged Trump administration to impose sanctions on senior officials of Bangladesh's elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)
28 Oct 2020, 22:58
Bangladesh must sign convention to prevent enforced disappearance
Bangladesh remains in denial of forced disappearances, though the Asian Human Rights Commission says 553 people went missing in Bangladesh from 2009 to 2019
01 Sep 2020, 15:03
Enforced disappearance: Families in distress as they can’t draw money from banks
According to Asian Human Rights Commission, 553 people were victims of enforced disappearance in Bangladesh between 2009 and 2019. Some of them have returned, some were rescued from the other side of ...
30 Aug 2020, 20:58
Ex-major Sinha murder
'Gunfights' won OC Pradip top police award
OC Pradip Kumar Das was awarded the Bangladesh Police Medal (BPM) for his achievements in so-called gunfights
06 Aug 2020, 14:22
'My husband is no criminal, why pick him up?'
Didarul Bhuiyan was not involved in any criminal acts, but he was picked up by plainclothes people who identified themselves as members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), said Dilshan Ara, wife of ...
06 May 2020, 16:15
Rashtrochinta organiser Didarul 'picked up'
Didarul Bhuiyan, an organiser of the platform Rashtrochinta, was allegedly picked up from his residence in Uttar Badda in Dhaka on Tuesday.
06 May 2020, 09:18