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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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    Govt’s indifference to custodial torture shocking

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2018

    THE police distressingly keep subjecting citizens to violence in the name of keeping law and order....

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    Police broke left legs of UP member, nephew in Jhikargachha

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:35am on November 27, 2018

    Left legs of Hazipara union Parishad member Faruque Hossain and his nephew Ashraful Islam were amputated below their knees at the National Institute of Traumatology...

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    Teen ‘tortured to death’ by police in Shariatpur

    United News of Bangladesh . Shariatpur | Updated at 01:03am on September 29, 2018

    A teenage boy was allegedly tortured to death by police in Ananda Bazar area of Zanjira upazila of Shariatpur on Thursday night. The deceased was...

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    Torture on Narail domestic help: Locals demand exemplary punishment of culprits

    United News of Bangladesh . Narail | Updated at 01:35pm on August 26, 2018

    People from all walks of life on Sunday formed a human chain in front of the court premises in Narail town demanding exemplary punishment of...

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    HC orders shifting Shahidul Alam to hospital

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 02:06pm on August 07, 2018

    The High Court Division in a ruling on Wednesday directed the health ministry to make it mandatory for private hospitals and clinics to provide emergency...

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    Munshiganj woman tied with tree, sprayed with chili powder

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:44pm on June 01, 2018

    A video clip of a woman being tied to a tree and sprayed with chili powder at village Kamargaon of Sreenagar upazila over previous enmity...

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    35 DU students tortured by BCL

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on May 25, 2018

    Leaders of ruling Awami League-backed student organaisation, Bangladesh Chhatra League, have reportedly tortured 35 Dhaka University first year students of Muktijoddha Ziaur Rahman Hall for...

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    Families, victims narrate ordeals

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:14pm on April 21, 2018

    Families and victims of enforced disappearance, extrajudicial killings and custodial torture at a ‘public hearing’ in Dhaka on Saturday narrated their ordeals and demanded independent...

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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...