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ASK expresses alarm over journalist’s...

ASK expresses alarm over journalist’s...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 2 2019

Cases and arrests against journalists for unintentionally publishing incorrect information cannot be...

Rights defenders: Handcuffing journalist...

Rights defenders: Handcuffing journalist...

Election

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Plainclothes policemen on Tuesday arrested Dhaka Tribune’s Khulna correspondent Hedait Hossain...

HC orders EC to allocate BNP’s ‘sheaf...

HC orders EC to allocate BNP’s ‘sheaf...

Court

Thu, Dec 20 2018

A High Court bench issued the order on Thursday, after hearing two separate writs

EIU report: Political environment to...

EIU report: Political environment to...

Election

Wed, Dec 12 2018

The report also forecasts Awami League will win majority of seats

Dalit, flatland ethnic people left out...

Dalit, flatland ethnic people left out...

Law & Rights

Tue, Dec 11 2018

Bangladesh has a population of approximately 5.5 million Dalits and 2.5 million members of flatland ethnic...

‘No reform of rape definition in 160...

‘No reform of rape definition in 160...

Law & Rights

Sat, Dec 8 2018

Primitive rape definition fails to punish perpetrator, provide proper justice to rape victim

At a glance: The new insurance corporations...

At a glance: The new insurance corporations...

Law & Rights

Thu, Dec 6 2018

This act is replacing the Insurance Corporation Act formulated in 1973

Five years of mysterious disappearances:...

‘Parties must clarify their stand on...

Dhaka

Tue, Dec 4 2018

According to an estimate based on the news reports from rights group Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), at least...

121 apprentice ASP transferred

121 apprentice ASP transferred

Law & Rights

Thu, Nov 29 2018

A gazette was issued from Police Headquarters to this end on Wednesday

Ratifying ILO convention on domestic...

Ratifying ILO convention on domestic...

Law & Rights

Mon, Nov 26 2018

'Ratifying the ILO convention will not only help protect the rights of domestic workers in Bangladesh,...

Protesters mark 100th day of Shahidul...

Protesters mark 100th day of Shahidul...

Dhaka

Tue, Nov 13 2018

Shahidul’s lawyers are still waiting for the final decision from the court on his bail...

ASK issues statement over mass arrests...

ASK issues statement over mass arrests...

Law & Rights

Thu, Nov 8 2018

ASK claimed law enforcement agencies are arresting people indiscriminately on charges of preventing them...

Cabinet approves ‘Export Policy...

Cabinet approves ‘Export Policy...

Business

Tue, Nov 6 2018

The draft law also reorganized the management of its Board with the Director General as the head of the...

Cabinet approves BSRI, BRTC bills

Cabinet approves BSRI, BRTC bills

Government Affairs

Tue, Nov 6 2018

The annual report of all the ministries and divisions of their activities during the 2017-2018 fiscal...

UN calls for ending global crisis of...

UN calls for ending impunity for crimes...

Law & Rights

Thu, Nov 1 2018

The International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists is set to be observed on Friday,...

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