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Public-hearing for pro-poor food...

Public-hearing for pro-poor food...

Law & Rights

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Taking part in a public hearing, professionals, leaders, development activists and other stakes unequivocally...

Independence won, not liberty

Independence won, not liberty

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

In hindsight, it appears we had only won a battle 45 years ago. We had won independence but not...

NHRC: Gobindaganj Santals evicted...

NHRC: Gobindaganj Santals evicted...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 13 2016

The eviction of Santals from their village in Gobindaganj was illegal, the National Human Rights Commission...

Govt to ‘expose’ online porn...

Govt to ‘expose’ online porn...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 12 2016

The government plans to develop a mechanism to expose people who are viewing porn websites.

A profession that holds generations...

A profession that holds generations...

Nation

Mon, Dec 12 2016

As soon as the clock strikes five in the morning, hundreds of stone extractors gather on both sides of...

President: No gazette necessary for...

President: No gazette necessary for...

Law & Rights

Sun, Dec 11 2016

The president has decided that there is no need to issue a gazette notification on the rules governing...

PM: Industries should remain careful...

PM: Industries should remain careful...

Law & Rights

Sun, Dec 11 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday urged the local and international entrepreneurs to remain careful...

NHRC Chair: 2016 worst for human rights...

NHRC Chair: 2016 worst for human rights...

Law & Rights

Sun, Dec 11 2016

In terms of human rights violations, the year 2016 is considered to be the worst since the second world...

'I left my husband and children...

'I left my husband and children...

Nation

Fri, Dec 9 2016

Rohingyas who have fled the crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state have described escaping a scene of horror,...

Bangladesh unions join suit against...

Bangladesh unions join suit against...

Law & Rights

Fri, Dec 9 2016

Bangladesh labour activists said on Friday they had joined a lawsuit in Switzerland against world soccer...

Child marriage prevention bill placed...

Child marriage prevention bill placed...

Law & Rights

Thu, Dec 8 2016

The Child Marriage Prevention Bill 2016 was placed during the ongoing thirteenth session of the parliament...

'Stop evicting minorities in the name...

'Stop evicting minorities in the name...

Law & Rights

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Bangladesh Hindu-Bouddha-Christian Oikya Parishad and nine leading human rights organisations urged the...

Agargaon slum evicted, illegal AL offices...

Agargaon slum evicted, illegal AL offices...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Three illegal offices of the Awami League affiliates in the area were untouched

Hasina defends new child marriage...

Hasina defends new child marriage...

Law & Rights

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Hasina blasts NGOs and individuals for raising questions about a special provision in Child Marriage...

Survey: Bangladesh child labourers toil...

Survey: Bangladesh child labourers toil...

Law & Rights

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Bangladeshi child labourers who live in slums work for an average of 64 hours a week, many of them in...

'Attitude towards disabilities needs...

'Attitude towards disabilities needs...

Education

Wed, Dec 7 2016

'The government should formulate a guideline for everyone to learn how to act with and around children...

13th JS session begins Sunday

13th JS session begins Sunday

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

The 13th session of the 10th Jatiya Sangsad (JS) will begin at 4pm Sunday, says a Parliament Secretariat...

Violence against women: Mindset needs...

Violence against women: Mindset needs...

Uncategorized

Fri, Dec 2 2016

Academics, rights' groups and law enforcers all agree: women face widespread discrimination, and society...

Watch: Mashrafe condemns violence against...

Watch: Mashrafe condemns violence against...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Bangladesh ODI Captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza and several notable people have appeared in a USAID Bangladesh...

Watch: Afsan Chowdhury's take on fresh...

Watch: Afsan Chowdhury's take on fresh...

Videos

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Eminent journalist-researcher Afsan Chowdhury speaks to the Dhaka Tribune's Tanim Ahmed on the humanitarian,...

Trial begins in Khadiza attack

Trial begins in Khadiza attack

Court

Tue, Nov 29 2016

The trial of Bangladesh Chhatra League leader Badrul Alam for attempting to murder college student Khadiza...