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    Businessman injured in police torture

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 12:50am on June 16, 2019

    A businessman was allegedly tortured by police at Bogura Sadar Police Station, where he was detained for around 25 hours, leaving him critically injured. Businessman...

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    BSF kills Bangladeshi pouring kerosene into mouth

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 02:44pm on May 11, 2019

    A 32-year-old Bangladesh national died in Satkhira border early Saturday after Indian Border Security Force had reportedly tortured him and poured kerosene into his mouth....

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    PBI asked to probe case of torture by BCL leaders

    Staff correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:38am on April 02, 2019

    A court in Chattogram on Monday ordered the Police Bureau of Investigation to probe in a month a case filed against Bangladesh Chhatra League leaders...

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    AL leader among 2 held over torturing teen in Jhenaidah

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 12:00am on January 06, 2019

    Police arrested two people, including a former union-level Awami League leader, at village Shreepur of Harinakunda upazila in Jhenaidah on early Saturday in connection with...

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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...