Press Release The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission expresses grief at the death of its co-chair Lord Eric Avebury

20 February 2016, Dhaka: The International Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission (CHTC) is deeply saddened by the death of Lord Eric Avebury at his London residence on 14 February 2016 after a long struggle with a terminal illness. Eric Avebury, a Liberal Member of the British House of Lords and Vice-Chair…

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Right thinking Pakistanis acknowledge ’71 brutalities to Bangladeshis Says Pak rights activist

Staff Correspondent   “Right thinking people of Pakistan” acknowledge and accept the brutalities done to the people of Bangladesh during the military action in 1971, said Pakistani human rights activist Hina Jilani. Jilani, chairperson of South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), made the comment in reply to a question about…

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