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Braveheart girl lit a flame

Photographs and text by Subrata Biswas India was stunned when a 23 year old female physiotherapy intern was beaten and brutally gang raped by six men on a moving bus in New Delhi on 16 December, 2012 and thrown out … Continue reading

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Date :?5th July, 2012?Time :?06:00 PM Venue:?Ball Room Pan pacific Sonargaon Dhaka Drik ICT ?will be live?streaming the seminar?”IT SECURITY IN TODAY’S GLOBAL BANKING” “Bankers’ CTO Forum Bangladesh, where CTOs/CIOs/Heads of IT/Heads of ICT of Government and Commercial Banks are … Continue reading

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Tribunal against Torture

The session, organised on June 26, 2012 at the BRAC Centre Inn, Dhaka by Odhikar in collaboration with European Union includes statements by victims and legal expert?s analysis. Speakers include ? Abdul Matin Khasru, MP and Former Law Minister ? … Continue reading

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March 12 Rally

The government was hell bent on preventing the opposition rally. Trains, buses and launches were all stopped. Ordinary passengers were beaten up and prevented from off loading at stations and ferrys. The police were out in full force in the … Continue reading

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BBC Bangla anniversary debate

Subscribe to ShahidulNews BBC Bangla anniversary debate on Channel i focuses on freedom of information Date:?21.12.2011Last updated: 21.12.2011 at 15.01Category:?World Service Bangladesh?s rapidly changing media scene will be in the focus of the special BBC Bangla programme to be broadcast … Continue reading

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Wahid Adnan Wins Award of Excellence in CPOY

Wahid Adnan (Pathshala South Asian Media Academy) Graphics of Deadliest Crash Award of Excellence Documentary Story: Graphics of Deadliest Crash Graphics of Deadliest Crash A building opposite ?Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) was razed by the angry investors after the crash … Continue reading

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Crimes unseen: Extrajudicial executions in Bangladesh

Subscribe to ShahidulNews Amnesty International Report. Bangladesh-Crimes Unseen Aug 2011 ” href=”http://www.amnesty.org/sites/impact.amnesty.org/files/bangladesh-fakir-560.jpg”> Bangladeshi journalist Masum Fakir was arrested and tortured by the RAB?? Masum Fakir 24 August 2011 The Bangladesh authorities must honour their pledge to stop extrajudicial executions by … Continue reading

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