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BSAF: Violence against children up by...

BSAF: Violence against children up by...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 23 2019

Unnatural death of children rose by a shocking 37.66%, according to a report

Cabinet nods draft CHT Land Acquisition...

Cabinet nods draft CHT Land Acquisition...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jan 22 2019

The ordinance set compensation at 300% of the value of land acquired from hill and plain areas

Law minister: War criminals' assets...

Law minister: War criminals' assets...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 17 2019

He added that the process will soon be finalized

Law minister: Process to bring Tarique...

Law minister: Process to bring Tarique...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Anisul asked the judges to motivate people to settle minor disputes out of courts to reduce the pressure...

ASK: Mounting attacks maintain threat...

ASK: Mounting attacks maintain threat...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Three journalists have been killed in the last year

ASK: Child rape increases by 18% in...

ASK: Child rape increases by 18% in...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 10 2019

From 377 in 2017, the number of child rapes has increased to 444 in 2018

ASK: 2018 sees highest number of extrajudicial...

ASK: 2018 sees highest number of extrajudicial...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 10 2019

A yearly review was published by ASK in press conference held at Dhaka Reporters Unity

BGB seized contraband goods worth Tk903.74...

BGB seized contraband goods worth Tk903.74...

Law & Rights

Sun, Jan 6 2019

The seized drugs included 1,26,58,518 yaba pills; 79,286 bottles of foreign liquor; 4,608 litres of locally...

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...