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    Need to investigate torture allegations in Lanka

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on November 14, 2017

    SRI Lanka’s international image has taken a hard hit following the report of continuing torture in the country....

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    Minor boy tortured

    Our Correspondent . Lakshmipur | Updated at 12:26am on November 03, 2017

    A four-year old boy was brutally tortured on allegation of stealing a mobile phone at Bamni of Raipur in Lakshmipur Wednesday night...

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    Govt must step forward to look into police torture allegation

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 21, 2017

    A GROUP of unnamed attackers vandalised the house of a man, Shahjalal, said to have been tortured earlier in police custody at Khalishpur in the...

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    Govt must act early to stop child torture, murder

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 28, 2017

    THE tragic and inhuman death of a working class boy in the hands of a hatchery owner is an acutely disturbing but a familiar piece...

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    Case filed against six cops for torturing madrasah teacher to death

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 12:23am on September 20, 2017

    The family of the madrassah teacher, who died at Satkhira Sadar Hospital on September 16 allegedly after being tortured by the police, lodged a murder...

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    Farmer leader picked up, tortured in Sylhet

    Our Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:57am on September 16, 2017

    A farmer leader in Sylhet was badly tortured reportedly by the members of Rapid Action Battalion on Friday after he was picked up from near...

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    Protests continue all over

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on August 02, 2017

    Political and cultural activists demonstrated for the second consecutive day on Tuesday protesting at the Bogra rape and torture incident and demanded exemplary punishment of...

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    Woman gets life term for torturing housemaid

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:40am on July 19, 2017

    A tribunal in Dhaka on Tuesday sentenced a Woman to life term imprisonment in a much-talked-about case filed over the brutal torture on house maid...

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    NHRC tasks police with probe report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on July 11, 2017

    National Human Rights Commission has asked Mirpur crime division of Dhaka Metropolitan Police to prepare an inquiry report on the alleged torture of a domestic...

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    Army officer’s wife prosecuted for torturing domestic help

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:10pm on July 02, 2017

    The wife of an army officer was prosecuted on Sunday for allegedly torturing their domestic help on June 30 at their apartment at the Mirpur...