Advertisement

human rights

  • Images

    Trump is ‘disaster’ for human rights: HRW

    Reuters | Updated at 10:14pm on January 19, 2018

    US president Donald Trump's record on human rights in his first year in office has been a ‘disaster’ and has encouraged oppression by authoritarian leaders...

  • Images

    UN readying guidelines to help cabin crew

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on January 06, 2018

    The United Nations is taking the global combat against human trafficking into the skies as the organisation’s human rights office and its Montreal-based civil aviation...

  • Images

    Rights violation incidents paint 2017 as a bleak year

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 03, 2018

    RIGHTS violation prominently featured in the year that just went by, much to the concern of rights activists, in particular, and dismay of ordinary citizens,...

  • Images

    Rights situation alarming

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:03am on January 02, 2018

    Rights activists described 2017 as a successive year of rights violations and expressed concerns about continued incidents of enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killings and ‘secret detention’...

  • Images

    Increased number of disappearances worries rights campaigners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 11, 2017

    Rights campaigners on Sunday expressed concern about the increasing number of enforced disappearances, with people from various professional groups now going missing, which intensified the...

  • Images

    Fakhrul for dislodging govt to ensure human rights

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:03pm on December 10, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday called for dislodging the incumbent 'illegal' and 'unethical' government through democratic means to ensure...

  • Images

    Int’l Human Rights Day being observed

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 01:10pm on December 10, 2017

    The International Human Rights Day is being observed in the country and elsewhere across the globe. Various rights groups have chalked out...

  • Images

    Disappearances, extrajudicial killing, torture go unabated

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on December 10, 2017

    Bangladesh joins the world in observing the Human Rights Day today with continued incidents of enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killing, torture and unlawful detention in the...

  • Images

    Human rights index now below zero: Khaleda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on December 10, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday said that human rights index in Bangladesh had dropped below zero...

  • Images

    PM urges int’l community to work for ensuring rights of Rohingyas

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on December 10, 2017

    Reaffirming Bangladesh’s full support to and cooperation with all UN human rights mechanisms, prime minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the international community to work for...

Advertisement

images