Human Trafficking

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    Ashikuzzaman made ambassador to Kuwait

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:03pm on July 13, 2020

    The government has appointed Major General Md Ashikuzzaman the new Ambassador of Bangladesh to the State of Kuwait. He would replace incumbent ambassador SM Abul Kalam...

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    Diplomatic immunity bar Bangladeshi envoy’s arrest: Kuwaiti CS leader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50am on July 13, 2020

    Bangladesh ambassador in Kuwait Abul Kalam could have been arrested if he was enjoying diplomatic immunity, Kuwait Transparency Society chairperson Majid Al Mutairi said on...

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    CID nabs sex trafficking ringleader, 2 others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:16pm on July 12, 2020

    The Criminal Investigation Department of police has arrested the ringleader and two other members of a human trafficking racket that forced young women into prostitution...

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    Kuwait arrests army general for taking bribe from Bangladesh MP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on July 12, 2020

    The Assistant Under-Secretary of Kuwait’s interior ministry, Major General Sheikh Mazen Al Jarrah was detained on Friday on charges of bribery, Gulf News reported quoting...

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    3 traffickers put on 3-day remand

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:54am on July 11, 2020

    Three human traffickers, including the main culprit, were remanded on Friday in a case lodged over sending Bangladeshis to Vietnam illegally. The three accused are-...

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    Three held for trafficking people to Vietnam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:49pm on July 09, 2020

    Rapid Action Battalion has arrested three people for their alleged involvement in trafficking 38 Bangladeshis to Vietnam. Of them, 11 have returned to Bangladesh while...

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    Human trafficking case filed against lawmaker Papul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:12pm on July 09, 2020

    A human trafficking case has been filed against Mohammad Shahid Islam, the lawmaker for the Lakshmipur 2 constituency, and three of his associates with Matijheel...

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    Kuwait says MP Shahid not its citizen

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:51pm on July 09, 2020

    Kuwait said that Bangladesh lawmaker Shahid Islam was not a citizen of the country and the reports of obtaining his Kuwaiti citizenship were ‘not correct.’...

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    144 Bangladeshi migrants found in North Macedonia truck

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:19am on July 08, 2020

    Police in North Macedonia have found 211 migrants including 144 from Bangladesh, packed into a truck near the border with Greece, reports Euronews. The truck...

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    People involved in human trafficking to be brought to book: Momen

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:04pm on July 07, 2020

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said that the government would not spare anyone if he or she was found involved in human trafficking...