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Sri Lankan detainees tortured while...

‘Sri Lankan detainees tortured while...

Law and Rights

Fri, Sep 10 2021

The government denies the accusations

US journalist held in Myanmar appears...

US journalist held in Myanmar appears...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jun 18 2021

Danny Fenster,  managing editor of the Frontier Myanmar news outlet was detained on May 24 at the...

Writer Mushtaq laid to rest

Writer Mushtaq laid to rest

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Mushtaq’s body was handed over to his family at 12:30pm

Egypt frees Al Jazeera journalist after...

Egypt frees Al Jazeera journo after...

World

Sun, Feb 7 2021

It was not immediately clear what the release conditions were but Nageh Hussein said his brother may...

Israel frees Palestinian who waged 103-day...

Israel frees Palestinian who waged 103-day...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Akhras was arrested near Nablus in July and put in administrative detention

Bogra SI closed for harassing, detaining...

Bogra SI closed for harassing, detaining...

Nation

Mon, Apr 13 2020

At some point of the dispute, SI Niranjan verbally harassed them and forcefully took them to the police...

29 inmates killed in clashes at Venezuela...

29 inmates killed in clashes at Venezuela...

World

Sat, May 25 2019

No information was given about the fate of the hostages

India protests at US detention of several...

India protests at US detention of several...

World

Sun, Feb 3 2019

The Indian government also urged the United States to release the students from detention at the earliest,...

BSF detains Bangladeshi national at...

BSF detains Bangladeshi national at...

Nation

Fri, Feb 1 2019

BSF detained the man, Sirajul Islam, 36, in the early hours of Friday

Man commits suicide in police custody...

Man commits suicide in police custody...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Mohsin was arrested from the Gazipur area of Dhaka in the early hours of Tuesday

China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy...

China accuses Britain, EU of hypocrisy...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 24 2018

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Beijing expressed 'strong dissatisfaction...

Shahidul’s partner Rahnuma visits him...

Shahidul’s partner Rahnuma visits him...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 22 2018

Rahnuma, and Shahidul's coworker, journalist Saydia Gulrukh, visited him at the Keraniganj jail on...

UN slams Trump over child...

UN slams Trump over child...

North America

Fri, Jun 22 2018

'Irregular migration should not be a criminal offence. These people should not be treated as...

Detectives deny blindfolding quota movement...

Detectives deny blindfolding quota movement...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'We have no position regarding the movement of the Bangladesh General Students' Rights Protection Council...

Catalan separatists block roads in protest...

Catalan separatists block roads in protest...

Europe

Wed, Mar 28 2018

The demonstration was called by the radical Committees for the Defence of the Republic (CDR), which were...

41 detained in Benapole while illegally...

41 detained in Benapole while illegally...

Nation

Tue, Mar 6 2018

The detainees were handed over to Beanpole police station

Bangladeshi chemistry professor detained...

Bangladeshi chemistry professor detained...

North America

Mon, Feb 5 2018

At the time of his detention, Ahmed was on a temporary work permit and teaching chemistry as an adjunct...

BNP leader Azizul Baree picked up, 5...

BNP leader Azizul Baree picked up, 5...

Politics

Wed, Jan 31 2018

Five leaders and activists of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal have been detained from Dhaka the same day, according...

70 Rohingyas trying to move out of camps...

70 Rohingyas trying to move out of camps...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 17 2017

They were later sent back to Kutupalong Refugee Camp in the district’s Ukhiya upazila.

BSF detains Bangladeshi teenager

BSF detains Bangladeshi teenager

Nation

Wed, Jul 26 2017

According to locals, the teenager was smuggling cattle into Bangladesh from India

Imran Khan-led PTI to sue government...

Imran Khan-led PTI to sue government...

World

Tue, May 23 2017

It is the first time the new law has been used in a broad crackdown against political opposition