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‘Death penalty for drug traders’...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the government is formulating an anti-narcotics law...

BGMEA: All employees have their Eid...

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), on Thursday, said all their member...

Children of Sharankhola collecting shrimp...

Fishing season hits it peak between January and April in Sharankhola area of Bagerhat, and

World day against child labour: Can...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jun 12 2018

The current child labour situation in Bangladesh shows no sign that the government’s target...

Labour rights bodies file complaint...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jun 11 2018

A number of international labour rights organizations have filed a formal complaint against the...

‘Instead of extra-judicial killings,...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Bangladesh Mohila Parishad (BMP) has urged the government to bring the kingpins, who control drug

Rights bodies call for law against sexual...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Bangladesh needs a separate law to safeguard women and children from sexual harassment as these

Dr Kamal Hossain: Extrajudicial killings...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jun 9 2018

People want to be free from the clutches of drugs, and extrajudicial killings cannot be

UN rights chief condemns war on drugs...

The UN rights chief on Wednesday condemned the recent killing of more than 100 alleged

H&M, Gap to probe violence, sex abuse...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Fashion giants H&M and Gap Inc vowed on Tuesday to investigate reports that Asian garment

WIPO appoints BIPF founder as national...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has appointed Barrister ABM Hamidul Mishbah, founder...

Ekramul killing: What was in the audio...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The family has provided the press with four audio clips, which they say are calls

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...