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    Actions sought to protect land of ethnic minorities at Kumarkhali

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on January 04, 2020

    Leaders of Bangladesh Jatiya Hindu Forum and Kumarkhali Adivasi Cooperative Society on Friday complained that a gang, led by local influential Tuhin Biswas, had been...

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    Victims seek time petition against police probe

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on December 16, 2019

    Ethnic minority Kodas who came under attack in March told a Dinajpur magistrate court on Sunday that they were unhappy with police probe into the...

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    Victims accuse police of flawed probe

    Emran Hossain, back from Birol, Dinajpur | Updated at 12:33am on December 14, 2019

    The last members of Kora community, an ethnic minority group living in a tiny bordering village in Dinajpur, have accused the police of misleading an...

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    Paintings portray diverse ethnic cultures, lifestyles

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2019

    Acclaimed artist Kanak Chanpa Chakma has portrayed the diverse cultures and lifestyles of ethnic minority groups at a solo show under way at Edge Gallery...

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    Ethnic minorities elect leaders

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:22am on November 24, 2019

    Ethnic minority people have elected their own leadership through direct voting in the district yesterday aimed at improving their overall living and livelihood condition...

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    Engage ethnic minorities in political process: disucssion

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:49am on November 08, 2019

    Politicians and ethnic minority leaders at a discussion on Thursday called on the government to make way for ethnic minorities to participate in the political...

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    Ethnic minority youths perform at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 07, 2019

    Youths from different ethnic minority groups performed at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday. Chattrogram-based educational organisation Monghar organised the...

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    37 dead in intercommunal fighting in Chad

    Agence France-Presse . N'Djamena, Chad | Updated at 05:24pm on August 09, 2019

    At least 37 people have been killed in fighting this week between rival ethnic groups in Chad, president Idriss Deby said on Friday. ‘The intercommunal...

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    Pry education in own languages sought

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on August 04, 2019

    On the eve of silver jubilee of the declaration of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Bangladesh Adivasi Forum (Bangladesh indigenous peoples’ forum)...

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    Rights of marginalised people must be protected

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 22, 2019

    THE marginalised minority groups have been deprived of their rights and not been included in development activities of society for decades. Rights activists at a...