Tag: Bangladesh

Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Convicted of Violating Bangladesh’s Labor Laws

In a shocking turn of events, renowned economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been found guilty of…

Sanctions Threat Looms Over Bangladesh’s Garment Sector Ahead of Elections

As Bangladesh gears up for national elections, the country's garment sector finds itself on edge, grappling with concerns…

Bangladesh faces international criticism over crackdown on opposition parties

Bangladesh has come under fire from human rights groups and foreign governments for launching a sweeping and violent…

Bangladesh garment workers reject wage raise announced by govt

Garment unions swiftly rejected a 56% hike to the minimum wage that Bangladesh’s government set on Tuesday after…

Striking Bangladesh garment workers clash with police as factories reopen

Striking Bangladesh garment workers clashed with police on Saturday near the capital as factories reopened in defiance of…

Bangladesh: Human Rights Groups urges authorities to release student Khadijatul Kubra

Human Rights groups has demanded the immediate and unconditional release of Khadijatul Kubra, a university student who has…

Bangladesh faces backlash over repressive digital law to silence critical voices

Bangladesh is under growing pressure from human rights groups, media organizations and civil society groups to repeal or…

Bangladesh opposition protests escalate, demand PM’s resignation

Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka witnessed violent clashes between police and opposition protesters on Saturday, as the Bangladesh Nationalist Party…