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    Wheels of international justice finally turning for Rohingyas: HRW

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:04pm on January 15, 2020

    The wheels of international justice are finally turning as two international courts are now examining whether Myanmar committed genocide and who should be prosecuted for...

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    CAA, NRC not India’s internal matter: HRW

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on January 03, 2020

    Human Rights Watch on Thursday said that the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens is not an internal matter of India. ‘It...

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    Rohingya children being denied edn: HRW

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:16am on December 04, 2019

    Bangladesh is blocking hundreds of thousands of Rohingya children from accessing meaningful education, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, urging authorities to lift restrictions on...

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    HRW censures China, Russia, 7 other nations

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on November 18, 2019

    Human Rights Watch on Sunday criticised nine countries for their failure in supporting adaptation of a resolution at the UN on the situation of human...

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    HRW urges Bangladesh to end restrictions on Rohingyas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59am on September 08, 2019

    New York-based rights group Human Rights Watch on Sunday urged the government of Bangladesh to end all restrictions on Rohingya refugees like freedom of movement,...

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    Ensure freedom of movement, internet for Rohingyas: HRW

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Human Rights Watch on Saturday suggested that the Bangladesh government should end restrictions on Rohingyas’ freedom of movement and access to the internet and online...

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    South Africa fails to stop attacks on foreign truckers: HRW

    Agence France-Presse . Johannesburg | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    Dozens of truck drivers in South Africa have died in attacks against foreigners since March 2018, Human Rights Watch said on Monday, calling for stronger...

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    Heed UN plan to end torture: HRW

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:56am on July 31, 2019

    Human Rights Watch on Tuesday said Bangladesh should implement the recommendations made by the UN Committee Against Torture to end the widespread practice of torture...

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    Monsoon aid for Rohingyas crucial: HRW

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 02:17am on July 14, 2019

    The Human Rights Watch stressed the need for continued assistance to the displaced Rohingya people from Myanmar sheltered in Cox’s Bazar of Bangladesh now at...

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    Global brands fuel abuse of RMG workers in Bangladesh, other nations: HRW

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 28, 2019

    Global clothing brands’ business practices such as offering low prices and shorter manufacturing times are fuelling abuse of readymade garment workers in Bangladesh and other...