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ASK: Enact law to prevent online child...

ASK: Enact law to prevent online child...

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 29 2018

ASK conducted a survey in Dhaka, Khulna, Satkhira, Chattagram and Rajshahi and found a total of 68 children...

Life as a transgender child in...

Life as a transgender child in...

People

Sun, Oct 28 2018

There is too much ugliness in a short time

Parliament passes Standards of Weights...

Parliament passes Standards of Weights...

Parliament

Tue, Oct 23 2018

In addition, there is a provision in the draft law for one year in jail or a fine of Tk1 lakh for non-standard...

Bill on government jobs placed in...

Bill on government jobs placed in...

Law & Rights

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The bill includes provision that requires ACC to get permission before arresting a government...

Inu: Digital Security Act formulated...

Inu: Digital Security Act formulated...

Law & Rights

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Amid concerns from various quarters, parliament passed the much-talked-about Digital Security Bill in...

Report: Number of child marriages...

Report: Number of child marriages...

Nation

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Last year, more than 50% girls got married by 18th birthday

BNP slams proposed broadcast law

BNP slams proposed broadcast law

Nation

Wed, Oct 17 2018

Under the proposed Broadcast Bill, if anyone broadcasts false or confusing information in a discussion...

Legal notice issued over Digital Security...

Legal notice issued over Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Tue, Oct 16 2018

In the notice, the lawyer asked the respondents to take immediate steps for proper amendments to sections...

Editors’ Council forms human chain to...

Editors’ Council forms human chain to...

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The editors demanded amendments be brought in the last session of the current parliament

Govt briefs diplomats on Digital Security...

Govt briefs diplomats on Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The Editors' Council, which has been demanding amendment to nine sections of the Act, will form a...

Editors' Council: Digital Security Act...

Editors' Council: Digital Security Act...

Law & Rights

Sat, Oct 13 2018

The platform of newspaper editors will organize a human chain on Monday

UN rights body urges Bangladesh to revise...

UN rights body urges Bangladesh to revise...

Law & Rights

Tue, Oct 9 2018

The rights body wants to see that the law provides for checks and balances against arbitrary arrest,...

Naripokkho to hold two-day conference...

Naripokkho to hold two-day conference...

Law & Rights

Tue, Oct 9 2018

The organization has been working towards genders equality from the beginning of its inception, said...

Diaspora Bangladeshis express concerns...

Diaspora Bangladeshis express concerns...

Law & Rights

Sat, Oct 6 2018

The statement read: 'This act will further stifle any remaining scope for free speech that Bangladesh...

Convince China to solve Rohingya crisis,...

Convince China to solve Rohingya crisis,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Expressing anger over the cosy relationship that Bangladesh is enjoying with India and China, the analysts...

PM: Nothing to worry about Digital Security...

PM: Nothing to worry about Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The prime minister wonders why journalists have suddenly become so worried

Shujan: Journalists can use RTI to raise...

Journalists can use RTI to raise awareness...

Law & Rights

Wed, Oct 3 2018

This was stated at a ‘Use for RTI in Journalism’ workshop on Wednesday

Experts call for review of Digital Security...

Experts call for review of Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Dhaka University (DU) law department’s Md Mahbubur Rahman said the director general (DG) of the...

TIB calls for amendment of controversial...

TIB calls for amendment of controversial...

Law & Rights

Wed, Sep 26 2018

On September 19, parliament passed the much-talked about bill

Human Rights Watch condemns Digital...

Human Rights Watch condemns Digital...

Law & Rights

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Sections 25(a) and 31 contained vague descriptions of offences, and were lacking sufficient precision...

CJA urges the government to rethink...

CJA urges the government to rethink...

Law & Rights

Sun, Sep 23 2018

The new law provides for a minimum of seven years and a maximum of 14 years’ imprisonment and monetary...