The committee also put emphasis on the responsibilities of the government to protect the families of the victims of enforced disappearance, rights activists and civic bodies from any threats
U.N. human rights office recommended U.N. members impose bans on arms sales and targeted sanctions to prevent the military’s business network from gaining access to foreign currency
A 24-year Muslim student said he had found most Swedes welcoming, and it was hard to take in that one in five of them had voted for the Sweden Democrats
Learning mathematics skills in turn strengthens memory, comprehension, and analysis, in turn improving children’s ability to create, the UNICEF report notes
Modern slavery is present in basically every country in the world, with more than half of cases of forced labour and a quarter of forced marriages in upper-middle income or high-income countries
Sharing the screenshot of Pritom’s post on his Facebook wall, a local Bangladesh Chhatra League leader on 29 August asked the authorities to take action against him
More than 10 million Africans were shackled into the Atlantic slave trade by European nations between the 15th and 19th centuries. Those who survived the brutal voyage were forced to labor on ...
South Korean ambassador to Bangladesh Lee Jang-keun on Wednesday said the repatriation of the Rohingyas to their homeland with safety and dignity is the only solution to the crisis and this ...
The proposal to set up any independent and specialised mechanism to investigate the allegations of enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings is not logical, remarked state minister for ...
The Bangladesh Civic Space Network, a coalition of 23 community-based organisations led by youth, women, and transgender in eight divisions of the country
Upon returning five victims of enforced disappearance said they were picked up by people who identified them as law enforcement agency members
Visiting the Bharaura tea estate, Bhurbhuria tea estate, Khaichhara tea estate and Zerin tea estate this morning, it was seen that the workers have resumed work in full swing
Many could not tolerate the unprecedented development of the country and so, they are spreading anti-state propaganda and hatred, said Hasan Mahmud
The nation that waged a struggle as their freedom, including the freedom of expression, was chained and came into existence, has lost its freedom to tell stories these days
Rights and well-being of Rohingya people are integral to the future of a peaceful and prosperous Myanmar, Noeleen said