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    22 arrested for attacking Hindu houses in Sulla

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:48pm on March 19, 2021

    Police arrested 22 people in connection with two cases filed with Sulla police station for their alleged involvement in Wednesday’s attacking and looting Hindu houses...

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    Minority land rights must be protected

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2020

    IN BANGLADESH, land governance has been a case of mismanagement and corruption. For ethnic minority community it is a case of violent dispossession of and...

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    BJP and future of minorities in India

    Aminur Rahim | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2020

    THE state sponsored pogrom in late February in New Delhi has been upsetting and distressing, but the future of a pluralistic India has become gloomy...

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    International justice versus Myanmar

    Jonathan Power | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2020

    Let’s cut to the chase — there is no question, no doubt, that the government of Myanmar and the army which controls it have committed...

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    Justice must not remain elusive for the last of the Kodas

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2019

    A HANDFUL of the Kodas, said to be the last remaining of a small national minority group that had a few hundred members a few...

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    National minorities’ future uncertain, says Santu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on August 06, 2019

    It is difficult to say where the country is headed with the Chittagong Hill Tracts remaining volatile while the national minorities in the plains suffer...

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    Govt to give protection to Preo Bala, family: FM

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on July 25, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said on Wednesday that the government would provide protection to Preo Bala Biswas if she sought security following  her controversial...

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    Miller explains US position on Preo Bala statement

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on July 24, 2019

    The United States ambassador, Earl Miller, on Tuesday explained the position of the US government over the controversial statement of Preo Bala Biswas claiming that...

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    Hindu, Buddhist, Christian Unity Council expels Preo Bala

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:58pm on July 22, 2019

    Bangladesh Hindu Buddhist Christian Unity Council on Monday temporarily expelled Preo Bala Biswas, also known as Priya Saha, who was their organising secretary, from all...

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    Robidas community wants minority community status

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    Members of Robidas community took to the streets in Barishal on Friday demanding the government actions to identify them as ethnic minority or minority community...