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    Disappearance, extrajudicial killing continue

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:14am on December 10, 2018

    Human rights defenders and educationists have termed the country’s rights situation alarming and repressive as extrajudicial killing, enforced disappearance and custodial torture continued despite the...

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    Enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killing must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2018

    THE call that victims and families of the victims of enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killing and custodial torture put at a programme in front of the...

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    Political parties urged to address enforced disappearances, crossfire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on December 05, 2018

    Political parties should address issues of human rights abuses, especially enforced disappearance and extrajudicial killings, in their respective election manifestos pledging to bring all perpetrators...

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    Abduction from Dhaka, ransoms sent to Chandraghona

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:18am on December 04, 2018

    BNP nomination seeker Abu Bakar, PhD student Enamul Haque Mony and former RAB-7 commanding officer Hasinur Rahman Duke were reportedly abducted from Dhaka on November...

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    Death, torture, and disappearance in Xinjiang

    Riad Alarian | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    INFORMATION about the internment camps that the Chinese government has set up in the Xinjiang region of the country is sparse and often hard to...

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    Interpol chief missing on home visit to China

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 10:06am on October 06, 2018

    French police are investigating the disappearance of Interpol chief, Meng Hongwei, who was reported missing after travelling from France to his native China, and they...

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    Enforced disappearance redress caught in govt inaction

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2018

    WHAT rights group Odhikar comes up with in its findings is gravely worrying in that the number of victims of enforced disappearances doubled in September,...

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    Verdict in Salahuddin’s case in Shillong Oct 15

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 29, 2018

    A Shillong court in Indian state of Meghalaya on Friday deferred until October 15 the verdict in a case against BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed on...

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    Physician remains missing after ‘plainclothes police’ pick him up

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:35pm on September 07, 2018

    A physician remained missing since Thursday night after he was allegedly picked up by a team of plain clothes police at Jakiganj in Sylhet, the...

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    Int’l Day of victims of enforced disappearances observed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on August 31, 2018

    International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances was observed in Bangladesh on Thursday with calls from victim families to prosecute perpetrators of enforced disappearances...