• Monday, May 21, 2018
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'Implement HC directives on Vested Property..

Law & Rights , Event

Sun, May 20 2018

Rights activists have demanded the immediate implementation of the High Court’s directives reg..

UNHRC adopts draft report on Bangladesh..

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Fri, May 18 2018

The UN Human Rights Council (HRC) has adopted the draft report on the human rights

Govt rejects UPR recommendations on..

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Fri, May 18 2018

The Bangladesh government has rejected a recommendation to revise media laws that was put forward

HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights..

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Thu, May 17 2018

The Bangladesh delegation to the United Nation’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR), held in Gene..

PM to police: Focus on people’s basic..

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asked the police to give the people's basic and

Cabinet approves revised dowry law

Law & Rights

Mon, May 7 2018

The cabinet simultaneously proposed slapping of an amount of Tk50,000 for demanding or giving dowry

'Government should consult all stakeholders..

Law & Rights

Sat, May 5 2018

Constitution expert Dr Shahdeen Malik described the act as a move to “stop people from enjoying thei..

Speakers: Incorporate safety clause..

Law & Rights

Fri, May 4 2018

Dhaka University Mass Communication and Journalism Alumni Association (DUMCJAA) organized the event ..

Report: Violation of free speech hits..

Law & Rights

Thu, May 3 2018

According to the report, there were 65 prosecutions for criminal defamation, and 76 applications of ..

Minister: Government taking Digital..

Law & Rights

Wed, May 2 2018

'The proposed act is meant for controlling digital crimes. Not to curtail freedom of the press,' say..

TIB: Repeal Section 57, review Digital..

Law & Rights

Wed, May 2 2018

TIB Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman made the statement on the eve of the World Free Press Day ..

Odhikar report sheds light on human..

Law & Rights

Tue, May 1 2018

Extrajudicial killings, political violence, and rape have risen while border incidents and workers’ ..

Chakma women’s leader names

Nation , Law & Rights

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Monti Chakma and Doyasona Chakma, leaders of Hill Women’s Federation, were abducted on March 18 by a..

Labour rights activists urge women leadership..

Law & Rights , Labour

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The press conference was organized by Bangladesh Labour Institute (Bashi) to disseminate findings of..

Single tenants demand mandatory allocation..

Dhaka , Law & Rights

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Demonstrators gathered under the banner Bangladesh Mess Organization to bring to light the troubles ..

TIB: Single authority for RMG industry..

Law & Rights

Thu, Apr 26 2018

'Apart from owners, workers are a big stakeholder of a factory. Therefore, it’s imperative that both..

RFL served notice for unauthorized use..

Law & Rights

Thu, Apr 26 2018

RFL used a photo taken by the journalist without his permission

Press freedom report: media self-censorship..

Law & Rights

Wed, Apr 25 2018

Instead of amending this law, the Bangladesh government proposed a new digital security law early th..

Whistleblowers' Act ineffective due..

Law & Rights

Mon, Apr 23 2018

'The Whistleblowers' protection act is being used as a very effective tool to fight corruption in ma..

Parliamentary committee in favour of..

Law & Rights

Mon, Apr 23 2018

At the same time, discussions were made about ascertaining that no third party would try to take adv..

House panel to discuss Digital Security..

Law & Rights

Sun, Apr 22 2018

As per the bill, digital forensic labs, and a digital security agency under the Prime Minister's Off..