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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...

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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...