A 50-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of the toilet of Banshtoil police camp in Mirzapur upazila of Tangail district
Police have allegedly set a condition in handing over the body of Sumon Sheikh, who died in police custody on Saturday, to the family
A youth, Sumon Sheikh, has died in police custody at the Hatirjheel police station in Dhaka. Police said he committed suicide. However, his family claims that police have beaten him to death
In most of the cases the provision of taking legal actions or punishment against members of law enforcement involving in torturing any accused in custody is ineffective. Torture and Custodial Death ...
The report has been prepared on the basis of the events that took place from 1 to 30 April this year
A man allegedly died in police custody in Lalmonirhat district on Friday, hours after he was arrested on charges of killing his wife
The High Court on Wednesday formed a three-member committee to investigate the death of Tajul Islam at Haragach police station in Rangpur
The High Court (HC) on Wednesday directed police to submit their probe report over the death of Tajul Islam allegedly after police torture at Haragach in Rangpur
The NHRC has confirmed that none of its panel lawyers are giving assistance to victims of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances
The charge sheet in a case filed over the custodial death of Raihan Ahmed at Bandarbazar police outpost in Sylhet has been filed against six including the outpost’s sub-inspector Akbar Hossain Bhuiyan
The Index data reflect a dramatic deterioration in people’s access to information and an increase in obstacles to news coverage. The coronavirus pandemic has been used as grounds to block ...
Bangladesh turns 50 this week as an economic success story but also an increasingly repressive de facto one-party state where a cartoon or Facebook post can land you in jail, or worse
Several factors evoke questions as to whether writer Mushtaq had died a natural death, or he had undergone inhuman physical torture immediately after his arrest
Cartoonist Ahmed Kabir Kishore on Wednesday filed a complaint with a Dhaka court over alleged torture on him in custody after his arrest under the Digital Security Act