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Photographer Shahidul Alam remanded...

Shahidul Alam remanded for seven days...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The celebrated photographer was picked up from his home in Dhanmondi on Sunday night

A shrinking space

A shrinking space

Opinion

Fri, Jul 6 2018

Differing voices cannot be met with violence every time

Swecchasebok Dal leader held for posting...

Swecchasebok Dal leader held for posting...

Nation

Sat, May 12 2018

He was an organizing secretary of the Mirzapur upazila unit of Swecchasebok Dal, the volunteer front...

'Government should consult all stakeholders...

'Government should consult all stakeholders...

Law & Rights

Sat, May 5 2018

Constitution expert Dr Shahdeen Malik described the act as a move to “stop people from enjoying their...

Settlement reached between Gazi Rakayet,...

Settlement reached between Gazi Rakayet,...

Showtime

Mon, Mar 26 2018

A screenshot of a conversation between the director and a woman went viral where Rakayet was seen making...

The spirit of the Amar Ekushey Book...

The spirit of the Amar Ekushey Book...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 2 2018

What the Boi Mela truly stands for has never been more relevant, and more important, than today

Section 57, DSA, and the spirit of...

Section 57, DSA, and the spirit of...

Opinion

Wed, Jan 31 2018

The Digital Security Act is cause for justified alarm

IFJ, BMSF concerned over provisions...

IFJ, BMSF concerned over provisions...

Law & Rights

Wed, Jan 31 2018

In a joint statement, the IFJ and BMSF demanded that the Bangladesh government revises the draft act...

Tofail: Digital Security Act to stop...

Tofail: Digital Security Act to stop...

Uncategorized

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Tofail says the process of formulating the act has been very transparent

Section 57 cases will continue

Section 57 cases will continue

Law & Rights

Mon, Jan 29 2018

Cabinet secretary says the proposed Digital Security Act will follow the definition of religious sentiment...

Digital Security Act draft approved,...

Digital Security Act draft approved,...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jan 29 2018

Although the new law will repeal the ICT Act, cases filed under Section 57 will continue with their legal...

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...

Was traders chasing detectives in Dhaka...

Was traders chasing detectives in Dhaka...

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Sources said the incident took place in front of the shopping mall around 9pm on Saturday

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

IGP authorisation required to sue journalists...

IGP authorisation required to sue journalists...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 8 2017

As of July 2017, there were 319 cases under Section 57 which are under trial

When words threaten

When words threaten

Santa Islam

Thu, Sep 28 2017

We need better laws to protect our freedom of speech

TIB submits seven-point demands to ensure...

TIB submits seven-point demands to ensure...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 28 2017

'Our constitution has given us freedom of thought, freedom of expression and freedom of speech. The Right...

Don’t abuse the law

Don’t abuse the law

Editorial

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Laws exist to uphold justice, and such rampant abuse of the law does a disservice to our justice...

Legal notice served to remove Kushum...

Legal notice served to remove Kushum...

Showtime

Sun, Aug 13 2017

"It has five bath scenes, seven swimming pool scenes, one bed scene and three kissing scenes"

AL men asked to carefully use Section...

AL men asked to carefully use Section...

Politics

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Joint General Secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif said the directive was issued to prevent Awami League men...

Please don’t abuse the law

Please don’t abuse the law

Opinion

Thu, Aug 3 2017

We must have mechanisms in place to make sure the act is used judiciously