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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

ED: For an efficient justice

ED: For an efficient justice

Editorial

Wed, Nov 4 2020

The hallmark of a developed nation is a reliable, impartial, apolitical, and well-developed legal...

OP-ED: Every woman for herself?

OP-ED: Every woman for herself?

SN Rasul

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Every serious conversation about rape gets hijacked by pointlessness

UK police officer shot dead at custody...

Police officer dies after being shot...

Europe

Fri, Sep 25 2020

British police officers remain routinely unarmed, and a survey in 2017 suggested most did not want to...

Underpaid migrant factory workers in...

Wages: Migrant workers in Thailand take...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The MAP Foundation said global brands also had a responsibility to reimburse the workers in their supply...

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

OP-ED: The shadow pandemic of domestic...

Suriya Tarannum Susan

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The laws we have in place to prevent incidents of domestic violence are nowhere near enough

Anisul for providing justice by upholding...

Anisul for providing justice by upholding...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 6 2020

People’s trust in the judiciary comes under question if justice is delayed, says the law...

OP-ED: How to prevent e-commerce...

OP-ED: How to prevent e-commerce...

Samiul Azim

Wed, Sep 2 2020

What the law says about online transactions