Bangladesh

PM Modi’s visit to Bangladesh sparks protest, 4 killed

At least four people were killed and dozens injured during police crackdown over protest against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's…

1 year ago

Bangladesh: Writer and govt critic dies after 9 months in custody

Ahmed, a writer, died in prison on February 25, 2021, after being held in pretrial detention for nine months for…

1 year ago

Bangladesh: End enforced disappearances, hold Law enforcement accountable, demands rights groups

Bangladesh security forces and law-enforcement agencies continuously commit enforced disappearances with impunity, targeting journalists, activists, and government critics, 12 human…

2 years ago

First COVID-19 case in Bangladesh Rohingya camps

The coronavirus pandemic has been detected in one of the camps in southern Bangladesh that are home to more than…

2 years ago

500 Rohingyas stranded at sea, countries say it’s not their responsibility

Some 500 Rohingya refugees stranded on board two fishing trawlers in the Bay of Bengal after being rejected by Malaysia,…

2 years ago

Coronavirus response flaws put older Rohingya refugees in imminent danger

Older Rohingya refugees in overcrowded camps in Bangladesh are being left behind in the humanitarian response to COVID-19, which could…

2 years ago

BJP government’s crackdown on 40,000 Rohingya forces them to try to cross over to Bangladesh

Following a crackdown that began in 2012, tens of thousands of Rohingya fled their villages, escaping Buddhist mobs who were…

3 years ago