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Why are Section 19 and Section 57 the...

Why are Section 19 and Section 57 the...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 10 2017

Under Section 19, members of law enforcement agencies can search, arrest and confiscate anyone’s property...

My life with Section 57

My life with Section 57

Mushfique Wadud , Mushfique Wadud

Sun, Jul 9 2017

The ICT Act goes against the very founding principles of our democracy

Journalists demand withdrawal of case...

Journalists demand withdrawal of case...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Journalists dubbed Section 57 of ICT Act a tool to curb people’s rights

Journos threaten to besiege Information...

Journos threaten to besiege Information...

Nation

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Judge Mahbubur wrote in the case statement that the reporter manipulated facts in his story and threatened...

Manikganj judge files section 57 case...

Manikganj judge files section 57 case...

Crime

Wed, Jun 14 2017

A Manikganj judge has filed a case under the ICT Act against a bdnews24.com reporter

Police arrest press club president under...

Police arrest press club president under...

Nation

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Journalists in the district demanded immediate release of veteran Freedom Fighter Rafique

Afsan Chowdhury gets anticipatory...

Afsan Chowdhury gets anticipatory...

Court

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Prof Afsan Chowdhury will have to surrender to a judicial court within four weeks

Dissenting voices are crucial to the...

Dissenting voices are crucial to the...

Editorial

Fri, Jun 9 2017

When people like Sultana Kamal and Afsan Chowdhury do not have the space to voice their opinions, all...

Free speech under assault

Free speech under assault

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Section 57 of the ICT Act is now becoming a tool for the government to harass anyone who is trying to...

Hindu Mohajote leader held under ICT...

Hindu Mohajote leader held under ICT...

Nation

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Rakesh posted a comment on Facebook degrading Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (pubh) few days back

Afsan Chowdhury sued under Sec 57 of...

Afsan Chowdhury sued under Sec 57 of...

Crime

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Numerous journalists, students and teachers have been imprisoned under Section 57

News Analysis: This very country is...

News Analysis: This very country is...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 29 2017

When the state directly sides with the religious fundamentalists, our confidence gets shadowed

Police to investigate leak of Banani...

Police to investigate leak of Banani...

Crime

Sat, May 20 2017

Anyone revealing the identity of a victim can face a fine of Tk1 lakh and two years of imprisonment under...

Mirakkel winner Rony sued for derogatory...

Mirakkel winner Rony sued for derogatory...

Nation

Fri, May 12 2017

According to the case, Rony had been making derogatory remarks about the prime minister for a while

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Freedom of the press is freedom of the...

Opinion

Wed, May 3 2017

For press freedom to mean anything, unpopular speech must also be protected

Law minister puts chief justice remarks...

Law minister puts chief justice remarks...

Law & Rights

Wed, May 3 2017

The minister on Wednesday was meeting with US Ambassador Marcia Bernicat at his Secretariat office

Law minister: Section 57 will be dropped...

Law minister: Section 57 will be dropped...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 2 2017

'The new Digital Security Act will clarify what section 57 is supposed to represent'

Journalist Razu remanded in second case...

Journalist Razu remanded in second case...

Court

Tue, May 2 2017

Razu was arrested Sunday night on charges of defamation under the ICT Act

Journalist arrested in Dhaka

Journalist arrested in Dhaka

Crime

Mon, May 1 2017

'Natun Somoy' Executive Editor Ahmed Razu has been accused of running fabricated news reports

Charges pressed against Arafat Sunny...

Charges pressed against Arafat Sunny...

Court

Thu, Apr 6 2017

On March 15, Sunny got permanent bail in the case after his wife Nasrin Sultana told the court that they...

HC cautions two judges

HC cautions two judges

Court

Fri, Mar 24 2017

The High Court has cautioned two lower court judges for not adhering to the rules when dealing with a...