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    Human rights campaigner dies in Algeria jail

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 01:43pm on May 29, 2019

    An Algerian human rights campaigner and Mozabite Berber activist died on Tuesday in pre-trial detention, his lawyer...

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    8 cops withdrawn, probe initiated

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 12:52am on May 26, 2019

    Eight cops were withdrawn and attached to the district police lines on Saturday following a custodial death after a raid on Jhawail of Gopalpur in...

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    Outcry mounts over deaths in custody in Myanmar’s Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:00am on April 27, 2019

    The deaths of three ethnic Rakhine men in Myanmar military custody and the secret cremation of their bodies has provoked outrage, as fears over military...

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    Prisoner dies in Jashore

    United News of Bangladesh . Jashore | Updated at 08:42pm on April 21, 2019

    A prisoner serving a life sentence died in Jashore Central Jail on Sunday.The deceased was Abdul Majid, 52, who was jailed for life term on...

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    Custody death in Kashmir sparks protests

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Protests flared in parts of Indian Kashmir on Tuesday after police said a man being questioned in connection with a security investigation had died in...

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    Accused dies in police custody in Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:41pm on December 16, 2018

    A man died in police custody in Dhaka early Sunday, hours after his arrest in Jatrabari area...

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    Rape accused dies in Rupnagar police custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:03am on September 29, 2018

    The body of a youth, arrested on charge of rape of an apparel worker, was found hanging in lock-up at Rupnagar police station in Dhaka...

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    Man dies in Rajshahi hospital under police custody

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 01:02am on August 18, 2018

    A man in his thirties succumbed to his injuries on Friday while undergoing treatment at Rajshahi Medical Collage Hospital in police custody, ten days after...

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    ‘Drug addict’ dies in Panchagarh police custody

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 11:45am on June 03, 2018

    A suspected drug addict died of heart attack in police custody after being arrested in Baniapara area of Panchagarh town early Sunday. The deceased was...

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    323 killed in May across country, says BHRC

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 04:19pm on May 31, 2018

    A total of 323 people were killed in different incidents across the country during the month of May, according to a survey prepared by...