Human Rights Violation

Human Rights Violation

World Human Rights Day today

Bangladesh NHRC: Some disappointed, some angry

The role of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is almost silent over the incidents of 'enforced disappearance' and 'crossfire', rights activists have alleged

Bangladesh NHRC: Some disappointed, some angry

New report reveals extreme traumatic stress among Rohingya genocide survivors

The trauma symptoms experienced by a majority of Rohingya are indicative of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, a serious mental-health condition that can interfere with leading a constructive life

An exhausted Rohingya refugee woman touches the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, on 11 September 2017

Why so hesitant to condemn Myanmar?

A close study reveals the position of most of the countries remained unchanged over time. The nine countries that voted against the resolution are Belarus, Cambodia, China, Laos, Philippines, Russia, ...

Why so hesitant to condemn Myanmar?

China operating 380 detention centres: Researchers

China's network of detention centres in the northwest Xinjiang region is much bigger than previously thought and has been expanded in recent years, according to research presented by an Australian ...

A suspected Uighur from China's troubled far-western region of Xinjiang, holds his son at a temporally shelter after they were detained at the immigration regional headquarters near the Thailand-Malaysia border in Hat Yai, Songkla 14 March 2014.

HC verdict on Jaha Alam’s compensation on 29 Sept

The High Court is set to deliver its judgment on 29 September on the rule over the compensation to Jaha Alam

Jaha Alam

UN rights envoy to Myanmar says election will fail to meet standards

election will fail to meet standards because of the disenfranchisement of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims.

Rohingya refugees walk along the road in the evening at Balukhali camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 16 November, 2018.

Myanmar casualties may represent war crimes: UN rights chief

The UN human rights chief said on Monday that three years after a Rohingya exodus "no concrete measures" on accountability had been taken by authorities and said some cases of recent civilian ...

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet attends a news conference at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, on 5 December 2018.

Myanmar army probes 'wider patterns' of abuse against Rohingya

The Myanmar military has said it is investigating "possible wider patterns of violations" before and during a 2017 crackdown in Rakhine State that the United Nations has said was executed with ...

Myanmar soldiers take part in a military parade to mark the 74th Armed Forces Day in the capital Naypyitaw, on 27 March 2019.

Sinha murder probe report

Police actions were rash, unprofessional

The investigation committee said that an individual became all powerful through the misuse of laws. Liaqat’s firing is the result of that. Mentioning the reign of terror in the area, the committee ...

Police actions were rash, unprofessional

I just explained sorrows of expatriates: Rayhan Kabir

Rayhan was arrested after Qatar-based television channel aired the documentary “Locked up in Malaysia lockdown” on Malaysia's crackdown on immigrants amid COVID-19 pandemic where Rayhan gave the ...

Rayhan Kabir with his parents at their Narayanganj home
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