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Ahmadiyya Mosque Imam Hacked Inside the Mosque

Ahmadiyya Mosque Imam Hacked Inside the Mosque: ASK Demands Exemplary Punishments of the Miscreants

Imam Mostafizur Rahman, 35, of Khanpur mosque in Sharisha Union of Ishwarganj was hacked by the miscreants indiscriminately with sharp weapons inside the mosque by a group of three to…

Death of Romel Chakma: ASK Demands Judicial Investigation to Ensure Justice

Death of Romel Chakma: ASK Demands Judicial Investigation to Ensure Justice

Mr. Romel Chakma, an 18 years old resident of Nanarchar, was a student of Higher Secondary School at Naniarchar Degree College, in Rangamati Hill District of the Chittagong Hill Tracts,…

Justice For Tanu

Justice For Tonu

Hundreds of people, including students from different institutions, blocked Shahbagh intersection on 29 March 2016, one of the busiest intersections in Dhaka city, demanding arrest of the killers of Sohagi…

International women's day

International women’s day

International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an…

Human Rights Day 2015: Where Are We?

Human Rights Day 2015: Where Are We?

December 10 is Human Rights Day. This year, the United Nations will observe the day in a special manner as the organisation’s campaign to define and implement human rights will…

Heiner Bielefeldt

Preliminary findings of Country Visit to Bangladesh by Heiner Bielefeldt, Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief

Heiner Bielefeldt, the UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, speaks during a press conference at the National Press Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 9 September 2015 DHAKA/GENEVA (9 September…