Violence

Violence

Armed man arrested outside UN HQ

Images showed armed police surrounding him as he walked up and down the sidewalk holding the gun for more than two hours

A man is detained by members of the NYPD, after holding a gun under his chin outside the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, US, on 2 December 2021

BRAC launches website to support survivors of violence

BRAC has launched a specially designed database on a user-friendly local service mapping website called “Shongjog” to support survivors of violence to access eight types of necessary information and ...

BRAC launches website to support survivors of violence

Student’s death in Rampura not merely an accident: Obaidul Quader

Is it a mere accident or it is a pre-planned incident, asked Awami League general secretary and aoad transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader at a seminar

Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader

Zonta Club launches 16-day campaign on child marriage, gender-based violence

The Zonta Club of Greater Dhaka has chalked out plans to celebrate 16 days of activism campaign from 25 November to 10 December with a goal to develop advocacy actions globally to prevent child ...

Zonta Club launches 16-day campaign on child marriage, gender-based violence

Violence against women, children

1,002 cases filed in 20 districts in Jan-Oct: Rights alliance

As many as 1,002 cases were filed over violence against women and children in 20 districts of the country from January to October this year, a rights body alliance said.

1,002 cases filed in 20 districts in Jan-Oct: Rights alliance

Third phase UP polls

2 killed in election violence

Two people were killed in Jashore and Khulna districts in violence a few hours ahead of the beginning of the 3rd phase Union Parishad elections in different districts on Sunday morning

2 killed in election violence

Pre-polls violence: One hacked to death in Brahmanbaria

A person was hacked to death ahead of the Ratanpur union parishad election in Brahmanbaria’s Nabinagar upazila

Brahmanbaria district map

Munshiganj election violence: 5 suffer bullet wounds

Five people were shot and injured during a clash between the supporters of two candidates of upcoming UP polls at Charkewa in Munshiganj Sadar Upazila on Sunday night

Munshiganj election violence: 5 suffer bullet wounds

New docuseries explores Depp, Heard’s troubled marriage

One episode of the documentary will be focusing on ‘The Pirates of the Caribbean’ actor’s perspective, while the other episode will focus on the ‘Aquaman’ actor’s side of the story

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard

New prison riot in Ecuador leaves 68 dead

More than 300 prisoners have been killed this year in Ecuador’s criminal detention system, where thousands of inmates tied to drug gangs square off in violent clashes that often turn into riots

New prison riot in Ecuador leaves 68 dead
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