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Failure to implement policy hinders...

Failure to implement policy hinders...

Law & Rights

Tue, Mar 9 2021

Systemic discrimination and culture of victim blaming in Bangladesh need to be addressed

9 to die for killing man in...

9 to die for killing man in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 8 2021

According to the case statement, Nesar Ahmed, an expatriate, was murdered by the convicts – and...

Rights organizations observe International...

Rights organizations observe International...

Law and Rights

Mon, Mar 8 2021

The organizations voiced a 17-point demand to address discrimination against women

BLAST report: Compensation awarded in...

BLAST report: Compensation awarded in...

Law and Rights

Sun, Mar 7 2021

Award of compensation sustained in only one case out of 90

PEN International calls for investigation...

PEN Int'l calls for probe into Mushtaq's...

Law & Rights

Wed, Mar 3 2021

The association also demanded that the charges against cartoonist Ahmed Kabir Kishore be dropped

Law Minister: Government to amend Digital...

Law Minister: Govt to amend Digital...

Law and Rights

Tue, Mar 2 2021

The controversial Digital Security Act once again came under fire following writer Mushtaq Ahmed's...

Experts: DSA needs to be repealed

Experts: DSA needs to be repealed

Law and Rights

Sat, Feb 27 2021

783 cases filed under DSA in 14 months, according to police data quoted by CGS

Law enforcement, govt officials file...

Law enforcement, govt officials file...

Law and Rights

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Number of cases tripled in 2020 comparing to 2019

CPJ demands probe over Mushtaq Ahmed’s...

CPJ demands probe over Mushtaq Ahmed’s...

Law & Rights

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The organization also called for the unconditional release of jailed political cartoonist Kabir...

Lack of international action earlier...

Lack of int'l action contributed to...

Law and Rights

Fri, Feb 12 2021

The military authorities must not be allowed to exacerbate the situation of the Rohingyas, says UN deputy...

Bill placed in JS to raise lower court...

Bill in JS to allow lower court judges’...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Law Minister Anisul Huq placed the Bill and it was sent to the respective Parliamentary Standing Committee...

BBS, UN Women to launch Time Use Survey...

BBS, UN Women to launch Time Use Survey...

Law and Rights

Sat, Jan 16 2021

The survey is set to start from January 24, following a training program for officials concerned

‘Govt gagging dissenting voices’

‘Govt gagging dissenting voices’

Law and Rights

Fri, Dec 4 2020

'We want a state where the rulers can be held accountable'

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

UN launches campaign to promote gender...

Law and Rights

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The campaign starts on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November...

Pandemic inflames violence against...

Pandemic inflames violence against...

World

Mon, Nov 23 2020

From a spike in rapes in Nigeria and South Africa, increased numbers of women missing in Peru, higher...

BNP: Law without enforcement...

BNP: Law without enforcement...

Law and Rights

Wed, Oct 14 2020

The BNP leader alleged that the government itself does not obey the constitutio

Govt mulls issuing bar licence in tourist...

Govt mulls issuing bar licence in tourist...

Government Affairs

Sun, Aug 30 2020

The policy prohibits the sale of alcohol to anyone under the age of 21

Cabinet: No new law scrapping those...

Cabinet: No new law scrapping those...

Law and Rights

Mon, Aug 24 2020

The cabinet gave the final approval to the House Building Finance Corporation Order (Amendment) 2020...

New Covid-19 Law Lab to provide vital...

New Covid-19 Law Lab to provide vital...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 22 2020

The Covid-19 Law Lab is a database of laws that countries have implemented in response to the...

ARTICLE 19 demands release of journo...

ARTICLE 19 demands release of journo...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 5 2020

45 cases have been filed under the act in just the first four months of 2020, most of which were against...

Abrar murder case moved to Speedy Trial...

Abrar murder case moved to Speedy Trial...

Law and Rights

Thu, Mar 12 2020

His family had urged the law minister to shift the murder case for its quick disposal