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    Man found buried after 7 days of disappearance

    Our Correspondent . Narsingdi | Updated at 11:47pm on March 09, 2021

    Police recovered the body of a man buried near his house at Dairerpar area of Madhabi municipality in Narsingdi on Tuesday, a week after he...

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    SB quizzes Kalpana Chakma’s brother on her whereabouts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on February 17, 2021

    The special branch of the Rangamati district police on Tuesday interrogated a brother of Kalpana Chakma, the woman leader who was allegedly abducted about 24...

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    Zahir Raihan’s disappearance day today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2021

    Today is the 49th disappearance day of the late eminent filmmaker, writer and freedom fighter Zahir Raihan. Different organisations will pay tribute to Zahir Raihan...

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    Juba Odhikar leader picked up

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on October 21, 2020

    A Bangladesh Juba Odhikar Parishad leader was allegedly picked up from Rayshabazar crossing in the Old Dhaka and taken to a ‘silver microbus’ on Wednesday....

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    Investigation failures that speak of police criminality

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2020

    THE incident in which a young man returned home six years after his disappearance, with the police having already submitted a charge sheet against six...

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    Independent commission must to probe custodial torture

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2020

    IN THE context of unchecked custodial torture, extrajudicial killings and hundreds of cases of enforced disappearances, the demand made by the jurists, lawyers, human rights...

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    Judicial commission for investigation demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38am on September 01, 2020

    Human rights activists on Monday called on the government to form a judicial commission to investigate the 2,891 incidents of extrajudicial killing reported since 2004....

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    Enforced disappearances weaken democracy

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 01, 2020

    IT IS worrying that enforced disappearance, which has earned the country a negative image at home and abroad, goes unabated with security forces and law...

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    NHRC holds no programme on enforced disappearance day

    Muktadir Rashid  | Updated at 07:48pm on August 30, 2020

    The National Human Rights Commission neither held any programme nor anyone from the commission attended any programme marking International Day of the Victims of Enforced...

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    Families want return of victims

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:18pm on August 29, 2020

    Mothers, sisters, children, spouses and their sympathisers holding photos, banners and placards on Saturday gathered in front of the National Museum in Dhaka and urged...