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Eminent citizens issue statement on...

Eminent citizens issue statement on...

Law & Rights

Wed, Sep 19 2018

'The government is destroying its own promises of building a secular, tolerant country by misusing...

In a world of ideas

In a world of ideas

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The 2,400-year-old fight for free speech

A hard act to follow

A hard act to follow

Opinion

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Expressing ourselves is part of being Bangladeshi

Using the freedom of  expression...

Using the freedom of expression...

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Freedom of expression is a pre-requisite for democracy, but it should not be misused to spread lies

Govt urged to protect public interest...

Govt urged to protect public interest...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 18 2018

'The government has a responsibility to protect the freedom of expression for the prosperity of the...

A harbinger of new questions?

A harbinger of new questions?

Opinion

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Now is the time for politics through policy

Bangladesh praised for Rohingya aid...

Bangladesh praised for Rohingya aid...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, May 15 2018

The 3rd Cycle of Universal Periodic Review of Bangladesh was held at the 30th session

Report: Violation of free speech hits...

Report: Violation of free speech hits...

Law & Rights

Thu, May 3 2018

According to the report, there were 65 prosecutions for criminal defamation, and 76 applications of the...

Minister: Government taking Digital...

Minister: Government taking Digital...

Law & Rights

Wed, May 2 2018

'The proposed act is meant for controlling digital crimes. Not to curtail freedom of the press,' says...

Commonwealth organizations unveil guidelines...

Commonwealth organizations unveil guidelines...

Law & Rights

Thu, Apr 12 2018

'The CLA has been proud to play a part in drafting these important principles. The intention is that...

Law minister: Section 32 of Digital...

Law minister: Section 32 of Digital...

Law & Rights

Tue, Apr 10 2018

According to Section 32 of the Digital Security Bill, 2018, resorting to digital theft by capturing any...

TIB decries proposal to gag media for...

TIB decries proposal to gag media for...

Banks

Mon, Apr 2 2018

'The Bank Reporting Act is needed, but not to create obstacles in the way of disclosing information on...

SAMDEN: Impunity recognizes no...

SAMDEN: Impunity recognizes no...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 29 2018

Alarming pattern of attacks against journalists, without successful investigations or convictions, points...

The hero we don’t deserve

The hero we don’t deserve

Uncategorized

Mon, Mar 5 2018

What have we become, how low have we fallen?

Amnesty International: Freedoms under...

Amnesty International: Freedoms under...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'South Asia remains one of the most dangerous regions to be a member of a religious minority'

‘PM Hasina always encourages investigative...

‘PM Hasina always encourages investigative...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 31 2018

There has been widespread public outcry among journalists and civil society members since the proposed...

TIB sounds caution against cybercrime...

TIB sounds caution against cybercrime...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 12 2018

The Cyber Crime Investigation Bureau has already been approved by the Ministry of Home Affairs

Indian SC: Media must fully enjoy freedom...

Indian SC: Media must fully enjoy freedom...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The court dismissed an appeal filed by former Bihar MLA Rahmat Fatima Amanullah against a Patna High...

Where have our rights gone?

Where have our rights gone?

Editorial

Mon, Jan 1 2018

If Bangladesh is serious about its development goals, then it simply cannot afford to ignore the elephant...

2017 in review: Human rights situation...

2017 in review: Human rights situation...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 31 2017

A total of 122 journalists faced repression and assault from law enforcers, influential people, local...

An unjust law

An unjust law

Opinion

Thu, Nov 30 2017

It has no place in the law books of a country that claims to uphold freedom of expression