» 05/16/2016, 09.13
Protests erupt after rape of Catholic teacher
The young woman is 26 years old and teaches at Majibnagor Amrokanon High school in the diocese of Khulna. She went to a nearby town for a public exam for teachers. The headmaster and his friend raped her in a hotel room and then threatened to post the video of the rape on Facebook.
Bangladesh, tribal Catholic gang raped: Christians and Muslims demand justice
The rapists were four Muslim youths. The victim , 21, survived and reported her rapists , "I want them to go on trial". Student activist denounces : "When it comes to tribal women police do not want to deal with the case ."
Dhaka: Muslim girl raped by teacher during Ramadan
The rape took place on 2 September in an Islamic school in Madaripur District (Dhaka). Abbas Ali, the teacher who perpetrated the deed against the girl, is still on the run. The parents of the 11-year-old girl found her injured and in shock; she is still in serious conditions.
Police fails to arrest the rapist of a 12-year-old Christian girl
The girl, an ethnic Garo, is recuperating in hospital. Her rapist is Al-Amin, a Muslim. In view of the situation, a student association held a rally to demand protection and justice.
Police and students clash in Dhaka, 150 hurt
Protesters want military off Dhaka University campus. Demonstrations began yesterday and spread today to Chittagong and Kushtia. Unprovoked beating of a few students by soldiers sparked the latest protest. Army chief Moeen U Ahmed burnt in effigy.
08/04/2016 09:35:00 BANGLADESH
Dhaka, students protest murder of blogger Nazimuddin Samad
The blogger was killed for his secular and democratic ideas. Fellow students block roads around the university where he studied and protest government inaction. According to students, the inability of the police in pursuing the perpetrators of the murders of four other bloggers, "contributed" to Nazimuddin’s death.
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