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A deplorable death and draconian...

A deplorable death and draconian...

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 27 2021

Every law is meant to serve the people, but the DSA does seem to be the opposite

A modest proposal to reform the

A modest proposal to reform the

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 27 2021

The worst aspect of the DSA is that 14 of the 20 causes of action contemplated by it are non-bailable,...

Writer Mushtaq laid to rest

Writer Mushtaq laid to rest

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Mushtaq’s body was handed over to his family at 12:30pm

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

Cartoonist Kishore severely ill in...

Cartoonist Kishore severely ill in...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 26 2021

He was arrested in May last year

Home Minister: Mushtaq’s death will...

Home Minister: Mushtaq’s death will...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Writer Mushtaq Ahmed, who had been in jail since May last year over a case filed under the Digital Security...

Remand petition filed against writer...

Remand petition filed against Mushtaq...

Court

Fri, Feb 26 2021

The court had set February 28 for the hearing of the petition, court official says

Protest erupts over author Mushtaq's...

Protest erupts over Mushtaq's death...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Students occupy Shahbagh intersection in protest over writer Mushtaq Ahmed's death in

Photojournalist Kajol charged with defaming...

Police: Kajol defamed AL leaders on...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 12 2021

Three separate Digital Security Act cases were filed against Kajol with Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Kamrangirchar,...

CPJ: Blatant use of DSA to silence critical...

CPJ: Use of DSA to silence critical...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 9 2021

Charge-sheets against Kajal, Mushtaq, Kishore worry CPJ

Police press charges against photojournalist...

Charges pressed against Kajol in Digital...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Charge-sheet in case by an Awami League activist filed with a Dhaka court

Baul singer Rita Dewan gets bail in...

Baul singer gets bail in DSA case

Court

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Rita made derogatory remarks regarding Allah at an event, according to the plaintiff

UN experts urge Bangladesh govt to release...

UN experts call for release of cartoonist...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 16 2020

‘Criticism of government policy, including through political satire and cartoons, is permitted...

Photojournalist Kajol gets bail

Photojournalist Kajol gets bail

Court

Tue, Nov 24 2020

On October 19, the High Court had asked the government why he should not be granted bail in the Digital...

Youth held under DSA for spreading distorted...

Youth held for spreading distorted images...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 10 2020

Rajib had been sharing and uploading the distorted images from 2014

ARTICLE 19 hosts consultation on defending...

ARTICLE 19 hosts consultation on defending...

Law & Rights

Wed, Nov 4 2020

A Dhaka Declaration on Media Freedom was drafted during the consultation, incorporating suggestions from...

DU student held, remanded in case under...

DU student held in DSA, pornography...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 1 2020

He was held on Saturday night, hours after the case was filed

Experts: Digital Security Act can have...

'DSA can have a boomerang effect'

Government Affairs

Thu, Oct 29 2020

A writ petition has been already filed against four sections of the Digital Security Act

Zafrullah to PM: Trash Digital Security...

Zafrullah to PM: Trash Digital Security...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 26 2020

He also criticized the government for arresting some journalists

High Court to govt: Why should photojournalist...

HC: Why no bail to journalist...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 19 2020

The court also asked the investigation officer to appear before it on November 12 with case...

NSTU student suspended for defaming...

NSTU student suspended for defaming...

Nation

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Foez Ahmed, the suspended, is a second year student of the department of law. He was served a show-cause...