Torture

Torture

Afghan journalists tell of Taliban beatings after covering protests

Two Afghan journalists were left with ugly welts and bruises after being beaten and detained for hours by Taliban enforcers for covering a protest in the Afghan capital

In this picture taken on 8 September, 2021, Afghan newspaper Etilaatroz journalists Neamat Naqdi (L) and Taqi Daryabi show their wounds in their office in Kabul after being released from Taliban custody

10 years of rights commission

NHRC avoids talking about ‘gunfights’, enforced disappearance

The NHRC has confirmed that none of its panel lawyers are giving assistance to victims of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances

NHRC avoids talking about ‘gunfights’, enforced disappearance

Actress Eka lands in jail in 2 separate cases

Dhaka Metropolitan magistrate Mohammad Jasim passed the order as police produced Eka, who was detained from her house on Saturday, before the court

Actress Eka lands in jail in 2 separate cases

US voices alarm for press freedom in Bangladesh

The United States on Tuesday voiced alarm over what it called a deteriorating climate for press freedom in Bangladesh, which has increasingly made use of a draconian Digital Security Act

US voices alarm for press freedom in Bangladesh

Bangladesh woman gang-raped in India: Probe begins in Karnataka

The law enforcement started investigating the incident after registering a suo motu case when the video of the incident went viral in the country and abroad in the month of April

Rape

Couple held for torturing domestic help in city

Police arrested a couple allegedly for torturing a 12-year-old domestic help from the city’s Topkhana road on Saturday night, said police on Sunday, reports UNB

Couple held for torturing domestic help in city

Barishal woman alleges sexual harassment, torture in police custody

A woman arrested in a murder case alleged that she was harassed sexually and tortured in police custody at Wazirpur police station in Barishal after she had been placed on remand for two days

Barishal woman alleges sexual harassment, torture in police custody

Khaleda subjected to ‘state repression’: BNP

Khaleda Zia has been imprisoned in completely false and fabricated cases, and she has been subjected to state repression, says BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

Khaleda subjected to ‘state repression’: BNP

Rozina Islam taken to hospital for checkup

Prothom Alo’s senior correspondent Rozina Islam has been taken to Square Hospital in the capital around 6.30 pm

Rozina Islam taken to hospital for checkup

Celebrities condemn harassment and arrest of Rozina Islam

Celebrities on the social media have also condemned the harassment and confinement of Rozina Islam.

Celebrities have also condemned the arrest of Rozina Islam on social media
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