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  • Former Chief Justice SK Sinha

    Debate Over CJ: Vested quarter out to create tension

    A vested quarter within the government is active to create communal division and tension as well as encourage discrimination using

  • Public university teachers threaten strike

    The teachers of public universities across the country have threatened to go for a campus strike if their demands regarding the "discrimination" in the 8th national pay scale are not met by December 31.

  • EC’s 'gender-bias’ symbols are ‘ridiculous’: NHRC

    Criticising the Election Commission for showing “discrimination” to women councillors in allocating electoral symbols, National Human Rights Commission Chairman Mizanur Rahman says the commission’s attitude is actually the reflection of the society, where discrimination is deeply rooted.

  • Prompt and sensitive handling of rape cases

    Rights organisations have been protesting the insensitivity and sometimes discrimination shown by law enforcers when dealing with cases of sexual assault and rape.

  • Failures in Cambodia RMG sector

    Workers in Cambodia’s garment factories often experience discriminatory and exploitative labour conditions including dismissal by employer at will and poor government inspection and enforcement, making it difficult for the vast majority of whom are young women, to assert their rights