• Monday, Aug 02, 2021
  • Last Update : 11:35 pm
OP-ED: Time to re-model the crucible...

OP-ED: Time to re-model the crucible...

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Given that international law isn’t binding, justice is often elusive

Gandhi Ashram Bill placed in parliament...

Gandhi Ashram Bill placed in parliament...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 3 2021

Law, Justice, and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Haq placed the Bill on Saturday

OP-ED: Why the legal profession needs...

OP-ED: Why the legal profession needs...

Umran Chowdhury

Sat, Jun 26 2021

Our bar council is stuck in its autocratic ways

OP-ED: It’s time to scrap the death...

OP-ED: It’s time to scrap the death...

Ratnadeep Toorja

Thu, Jun 24 2021

Being confined to a cell for the rest of their lives may be better punishment than a quick death

OP-ED: A wide range of unspeakable...

OP-ED: A wide range of unspeakable...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Mar 22 2021

Are village arbitration bodies reliable when it comes to doling out justice?

OP-ED: Supporting the ones who supported...

OP-ED: Supporting the ones who supported...

Anusha Islam Raha

Sun, Feb 28 2021

The Pita Mata Bharan Poshan Ain needs to be updated

OP-ED: Rape, power, and impunity

OP-ED: Rape, power, and impunity

Meer Ahsan Habib

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Our laws and justice system need a complete overhaul for the prosecution of rape

OP-ED: The media must show common...

OP-ED: The media must show common...

Saiful Bari

Mon, Jan 11 2021

Publishing names and identities of rape victims is not only reprehensible, it is also illegal

Identifying rape victims: What does...

Identifying rape victims: What does...

D2

Sun, Jan 10 2021

Bangladeshi law does not permit the publication of the identity of rape victims, but many media organizations...

OP-ED: An unentitled privilege

OP-ED: An unentitled privilege

Saquib Rahman

Mon, Dec 28 2020

Is it really necessary for all government-issued vehicles to have flag-stands?

ED: Death on the rails

ED: Death on the rails

Editorial

Sun, Dec 20 2020

There is no alternative but to educate the railway staff on the necessity of being diligent and...

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

Anusha Islam Raha

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Why positive action is necessary to equalize the playing field

French protesters clash with police...

French protesters clash with police...

Europe

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Some protesters threw stones at the security forces who responded by firing tear gas and using water...

Over 700 gang members in Central America...

Over 700 gang members in Central...

North America

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Tackling transnational human smuggling networks and gangs, including MS-13, is a top priority for US...

Protests over security law as France...

Protests brew over security law in...

Europe

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Trade unions are expected to join the demonstrations, with members of the yellow vests, whose protests...

ED: A criminal is a criminal

ED: A criminal is a criminal

Editorial

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Any developed nation must uphold the rule of law and due process across the board

MH17 judges reject request to investigate...

MH17 judges reject defence request

Europe

Wed, Nov 25 2020

A Dutch-led international Joint Investigation team (JIT) said the missile launcher used to hit the civilian...

Indonesian minister among 17 arrested...

Indonesian minister arrested in graft...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Indonesia was ranked 85 out of 198 on Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index in...

Pakistan approves chemical castration...

Pakistan approves chemical castration...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Tehreek-i-Insaf senator Faisal Javed Khan said the law will soon be presented in parliament

Thousands protest French bill to curb...

Thousands protest French bill to curb...

Europe

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Law may infringe journalists’ freedom to report, make it harder to hold police accountable for...

ED: No room for irregularities

ED: No room for irregularities

Editorial

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Stories of irregularities are unfortunately commonplace when it comes to projects in Bangladesh