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Children of Sharankhola collecting shrimp...

Children of Sharankhola collecting shrimp...

Nation

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Many children in Sharankhola spend on average of three to four hours collecting shrimp fry each day....

World day against child labour: Can...

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...

Labour rights bodies file complaint...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jun 11 2018

According to the complaint, the European Commission failed to uphold fundamental human rights in its...

‘Instead of extra-judicial killings,...

‘Instead of extra-judicial killings,...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Ayesha Khatun also pressed the government to take necessary steps for sealing the drug entry- points...

Rights bodies call for law against sexual...

Rights bodies call for law against sexual...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Women are still victims of negligence and torture. The biggest torture is sexual harassment and a comprehensive...

Dr Kamal Hossain: Extrajudicial killings...

Dr Kamal Hossain: Extrajudicial killings...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jun 9 2018

the country’s drug problem cannot be resolved by the extrajudicial killings of small-time dealers,...

UN rights chief condemns war on drugs...

UN rights chief condemns war on drugs...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jun 7 2018

'There is no doubt that the trafficking and sale of illegal narcotics leads to tremendous suffering....

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

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

Law & Rights

Wed, Jun 6 2018

A separate report published last month by the coalition of rights groups found similar abuse of women...

WIPO appoints BIPF founder as national...

WIPO appoints BIPF founder as national...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jun 5 2018

An agreement was signed recently in this regard, according to a press statement issued by the BIPF

Ekramul killing: What was in the audio...

Ekramul killing: What was in the audio...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jun 3 2018

In the first three of the clips, which could not be independently verified by the Dhaka Tribune, Ekram...

DCCI demands Companies Act be simplified...

DCCI demands Companies Act be simplified...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 25 2018

'Modernizing the Companies Act is essential to attract FDI'

Digital security law will be fixed,...

Digital security law will be fixed,...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 22 2018

Owners of private television channels, the Editors' Council, and the Bangladesh Federal Union of...

Home minister: There is no evidence...

Home minister: There is no evidence...

Crime

Tue, May 22 2018

News reports have indicated that MP Bodi is heavily involved in the drug trade

Rights group calls on govt to implement...

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...

Sultana Kamal: Extrajudicial killings...

Law & Rights

Mon, May 21 2018

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

'Implement HC directives on Vested Property...

'Implement HC directives on Vested Property...

Law & Rights

Sun, May 20 2018

Rights activists have requested journalists to work alongside them and investigate the involvement of...

UNHRC adopts draft report on Bangladesh...

UNHRC adopts draft report on Bangladesh...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 18 2018

The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review adopted the report at its meeting held in Geneva

Govt rejects UPR recommendations on...

Govt rejects UPR recommendations on...

Law & Rights

Fri, May 18 2018

Bangladesh first submitted its report to the UPR in 2009

HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights...

HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 17 2018

A number of countries praised the government’s willingness to open the Bangladesh border and provide...

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

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

Nation

Wed, May 16 2018

'We want you to take strong punitive actions against drug abusers, suppliers, traders, producers,...

Cabinet approves revised dowry law

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