• Saturday, May 26, 2018
  • Last Update : 03:35 pm

DCCI demands Companies Act be simplified...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 25 2018

The Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) has said the revision of the Companies

Digital security law will be fixed,...

Members of parliament have assured amendments to the inconsistencies that currently exist in the...

Home minister: There is no evidence...

Crime , Law & Rights

Tue, May 22 2018

Bangladesh has seen a surge in anti-narcotics operations by law enforcement agencies over the past

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

The current humanitarian scenario of Bangladesh was discussed under Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for...

Sultana Kamal: Extrajudicial killings...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

Human rights activists have expressed concern over extrajudicial killings during anti-drug drives. They...

'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 regarding...

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 Geneva...

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 their...

Speakers: Incorporate safety clause...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 4 2018

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

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 the...

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,' says...

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 to...

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’ violations...

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 that...

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...