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Protecting our daughters

Protecting our daughters

Farzana Mahmood

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Will the death penalty be able to stop rape?

Zero tolerance for sexual violence

Zero tolerance for sexual violence

Editorial

Sat, Jul 13 2019

Such individuals deserve to be punished to the fullest extent of the law

For our four-legged friends

For our four-legged friends

Editorial

Mon, Jul 8 2019

What makes this new law especially hopeful is the unanimity through which it was passed in...

A legal conundrum?

A legal conundrum?

Hussain MF Bari

Fri, Jul 5 2019

Exploring ADR processes in criminal litigation

Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels...

Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Nayan reaped what he sowed, but that is only the small picture

Speeding up the process

Speeding up the process

Editorial

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Our law enforcement agencies and judicial bodies are rather tone-deaf to the needs of rape victims

Desperate times, desperate

Desperate times, desperate

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Do sex crimes call for extreme measures?

A tale of street children

A tale of street children

Shahriar Bin Wares

Tue, Jun 18 2019

They require care in their uncertain lives

Can men get raped?

Can men get raped?

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The law as it currently stands is not clear on the issue

The peacocks in our impunity...

The peacocks in our impunity...

World

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Are some people above the law?

Bhutan celebrates after homosexuality...

Bhutan celebrates after homosexuality...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 9 2019

The lower house overwhelmingly voted late Friday to repeal two sections of the 2004 criminal code which...

Making safety a priority on our...

Making safety a priority on our...

Editorial

Sun, May 26 2019

It is the responsibility of the boat operators to ensure that risks are not taken

There’s something wrong with the...

There’s something wrong with the...

Aiman R Khan

Fri, May 17 2019

Even the spirit of Ramadan does not stop unscrupulous businesses from poisoning our food

A life of dignity

A life of dignity

Sarmin Akther

Wed, May 15 2019

All people, including sex workers, have fundamental rights

A sympathetic ear

A sympathetic ear

Shahriar Bin Wares

Fri, May 10 2019

A rape victim should not have to give her statement to a male magistrate

A day out at the police station

A day out at the police station

Rizowan Ahmed

Mon, Apr 29 2019

Police officers work under tremendous pressure 

Chief justice: Access to law not the...

Chief justice: Access to law not the...

Event

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Private organizations and NGOs should come forward to provide legal aid to poverty-stricken justice...

Weapons don’t kill people

Weapons don’t kill people

Shahriar Bin Wares

Tue, Apr 23 2019

They just make it much, much easier to do so

Child marriage is a blight on...

Child marriage is a blight on...

Editorial

Sun, Apr 21 2019

The reasons behind the persistence of child marriage are complex, but we ignore them at our own...

Our stitches in time

Our stitches in time

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Apr 19 2019

Why don’t we ever act before it’s too late?

S Korea court strikes down law criminalizing...

S Korea court strikes down law criminalizing...

East Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The court said in a statement the outright ban on abortion, as well as a law that made doctors who conduct...