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‘DU Guestroom torture on, admin indifferent’

It is not a new incident that innocent students are tortured or intimidated for different lame excuses on Dhaka University campus.Desires of general students depend on the whim of ruling party ...

‘DU Guestroom torture on, admin indifferent’

2 arrested for torturing schoolboy

Two men were arrested from Sundarganj upazila of Gaibandha on Sunday night for tying a schoolboy to a tree and torturing him for allegedly stealing cattle in Dhumaitari village of Gaibandha, reports ...

2 arrested for torturing schoolboy

Teenage boy tortured over theft charge

A 17-year-old boy, who was brutally tortured by some influentials on charge of stealing a mobile phone at Dharon Bazar in Chhatak upazila, Sunamganj, is now undergoing treatment at Chhatak Upazila ...

Teenage boy tortured over theft charge

5th graders tied to tree, tortured in Pirojpur, 2 held

Police on Sunday arrested two people for tying two minors to a tree and torturing them on suspicion of stealing a mobile phone in Pirojpur's Bhandaria upazila, reports UNB.The detainees were ...

5th graders tied to tree, tortured in Pirojpur, 2 held

166 recruitment agencies shut after Saudi abuse claims

Bangladesh said Tuesday that it has shut down 166 recruiting agencies hiring people to work in Saudi Arabia after a spate of sexual abuse and torture allegations at the hands of employers in the Gulf ...

166 recruitment agencies shut after Saudi abuse claims

Threats, arrests, targeted killings silence Iraqi dissidents

After armed men raided the home of Hussein Adel al-Madani and his wife Sara Talib last year, the Iraqi activists spent months of self-imposed exile in Turkey, changed address upon returning home and ...

Threats, arrests, targeted killings silence Iraqi dissidents

Video of BCL leader beating minor boy goes viral

A video clip of a Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) leader beating a nine-year-old boy with a piece of cloth at Chougram of Singra upazila in Natore went viral on Facebook, reports UNB.The video clip ...

Video of BCL leader beating minor boy goes viral

Migrant women workers, some return, some don’t

Sumi, like so many other Bangladeshi women who go to work in Saudi Arabia, faced trauma, faced abuse at the hands of her employers and sufferings untold. But she and others like her consider ...

Migrant women workers, some return, some don’t

‘53 female workers returned dead from Saudi Arabia, that is very few’

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Thursday said, “Around 270,000 women have gone to Saudi Arabia on employment. Among the 8,000 or so who have returned to the country, 53 were dead. The is a very ...

‘53 female workers returned dead from Saudi Arabia, that is very few’

Viral video: Man on 7-day remand

A Bhola court on Thursday awarded seven days’ remand for the man whose video clip of torturing another man went viral on social media platforms, triggering an outcry, reports UNB.Judge Farid ...

Viral video: Man on 7-day remand
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