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    Victim goes into hiding, torturer not arrested yet

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:19am on April 21, 2018

    The victim of assault by Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Nurul Azim Rony in Chittagong has gone into hiding after lodging a case against the BCL...

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    Torture, attacks on rise

    Mohiuddin Alamgir and Ahmed Shatil Alam | Updated at 02:05am on March 29, 2018

    Incidents of rights violation like torture, attack and intimidation on ethnic minorities and arson of their houses kept rising in the last five years as...

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    5 more cops suspended over Barisal journo torture

    United News of Bangladesh . Barisal | Updated at 12:07am on March 20, 2018

    The Barisal Metropolitan Police had suspended five more members of Detective Branch of police who allegedly tortured a private TV channel journalist in the city...

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    Barisal police form probe body

    Our Correspondent . Barisal | Updated at 12:05am on March 15, 2018

    Barisal Metropolitan Police on Wednesday formed a body to investigate the reported torture on a news channel photojournalist by members of Detective Branch while he...

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    Eight police closed for torturing journalist

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 08:34pm on March 13, 2018

    Eight members of detective branch of Barisal Metropolitan Police have been closed on Tuesday afternoon for torturing Sumon Hasan, cameraperson of private television channel DBC...

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    JCD leader dies in custody

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:14am on March 13, 2018

    A Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal leader died in custody on Monday just six days after his arrest while he was returning from a demonstration organised by...

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    Tortured minor domestic help rescued, three held

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 09:08pm on March 05, 2018

    Police in Barisal rescued a brutally tortured  minor domestic help from Bazar Road area in the city and detained three persons allegedly involved with the...

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    Migration policies can amount to ill-treatment, torture: UN rights expert

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:25am on March 03, 2018

    Increasingly obstructive laws, policies and practices have pushed migrants towards irregular pathways and methods marked by an escalating prevalence of torture and ill-treatment, the United...

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    Torture institutionalised in Bangladesh: ALRC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on February 28, 2018

    The Asian Legal Resource Centre, a legal and rights organisation based in Hong Kong, has said that torture has been institutionalised in Bangladesh....

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    Khulna court orders reinvestigation 

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 12:20am on February 28, 2018

    A court here on Tuesday ordered reinvestigation into the incident where eyes of a man were allegedly gouged out by police for his failure to...