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Santals block highway demanding fresh...

Santals block highway demanding fresh...

Nation

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Hundreds of Santal men and women brought out a protest procession and paraded round different roads before...

Facing modern challenges

Facing modern challenges

Selina Mohsin

Thu, May 17 2018

The Santal way of life is endangered, but the community still perseveres

Textbook in mother tongue still a dream...

Textbook in mother tongue still a dream...

Education

Mon, Nov 27 2017

The government initially wanted to provide Santal children textbooks in their mother tongue before they...

The ballad of the Santals

The ballad of the Santals

Audity Falguni

Mon, Nov 6 2017

The indigenous community has had their rights infringed upon for far too long

NBL, Ucep sign MoU to train Santals...

NBL, Ucep sign MoU to train Santals...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 5 2017

The one-year training programme will be implemented from July 2017 to June 2018 aiming to create employment...

Santals demand justice, return of...

Santals demand justice, return of...

Nation

Sat, Mar 11 2017

The human chain was organised in Gaibandha to protest the heinous attack on the Santal minority in November...

HC enquires about steps taken to rehabilitate...

HC enquires about steps taken to rehabilitate...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 15 2017

The High Court has asked the Gaibandha deputy commissioner and the Gobindaganj UNO to inform it about...

Sugar mill MD asked to explain destruction...

Sugar mill MD asked to explain destruction...

Court

Sun, Jan 8 2017

The High Court on Sunday asked the managing director of Rangpur Sugar Mill to explain by 30 days as to...

Did the war ever end?

Did the war ever end?

Rubaiyat Kabir , Rubaiyat Kabir

Thu, Dec 15 2016

Does Bangladesh have hope for a better future?

When human rights go up in flames

When human rights go up in flames

Editorial

Wed, Dec 14 2016

The pressing issue here is that a whole community, the Santals, rightful citizens of Bangladesh, are...

Attack on Santals: Gaibandha DC exempted...

Attack on Santals: Gaibandha DC exempted...

Court

Mon, Dec 12 2016

Gaibandha Deputy Commissioner (DC) Abdus Samad has apologised unconditionally to the High Court for using...

ONE MONTH INTO ATTACK ON SANTALS: Santals...

ONE MONTH INTO ATTACK ON SANTALS: Santals...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 5 2016

Despite having lost everything to the violent attack on the night of November 6, the evicted Santals...

Gobindaganj Santals still under constant...

Gobindaganj Santals still under constant...

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

Hundreds of Santals evicted from their ancestral land are now living in a constant state of panic following...

Santals form human chain despite...

Santals form human chain despite...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Indigenous Santal community of Gaibandha yesterday participated in a human chain at the district city...

33 Gaibandha Santals get HC bail

33 Gaibandha Santals get HC bail

Nation

Sun, Nov 27 2016

On November 17, two injured Santal men, shown arrested while undergoing treatment in hospital, were granted...

Authorities harvest paddy for evicted...

Authorities harvest paddy for evicted...

Uncategorized

Thu, Nov 24 2016

Rangpur Sugar Mill authorities yesterday started harvesting paddy from the government acquired land in...

Santals need a solution

Santals need a solution

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

The government needs to come to a solution that is acceptable to the Santals. As it stands, and the longer...

Writ petition filed as law enforcers...

Writ petition filed as law enforcers...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 21 2016

A writ petition was filed with the High Court yesterday seeking its directive to form a judicial commission...

Nothing new

Nothing new

Monswita Bulbuli

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The Santals remain a group persecuted

Sugarcane field goes up in flames in...

Sugarcane field goes up in flames in...

Nation

Sat, Nov 19 2016

The controversial Shahebganj sugarcane farmland of Rangpur Sugar Mills Ltd in Gobindaganj upazila, Gaibandha...

Citizens demand punishment for attackers...

Citizens demand punishment for attackers...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 19 2016

A group of prominent citizens have called for punishing those involved in the attack on Santals during...