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A way out of the traffic

A way out of the traffic

Editorial

Sun, May 7 2017

To realise its dreams of middle-income status, Bangladesh needs to put as much focus on improving traffic...

A wider scope for justice

A wider scope for justice

Munir Uddin Shamim

Thu, Apr 27 2017

We have not been able to utilise the alternative dispute resolution system fully

Above the law

Above the law

M Shamsul Haque

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Judicial activism has an important role to play

Dear Men

Dear Men

Montaha Chowdhury

Tue, Mar 21 2017

For once, listen

All in the name of protection

All in the name of protection

Saira Rahman Khan

Thu, Mar 16 2017

We need to have the will to truly stop child marriage, and not sweep the problem under the rug

These deaths can be prevented

These deaths can be prevented

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Mar 3 2017

We need to hold those who break traffic laws accountable

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Letters were sent out to eight diplomatic missions in Dhaka requesting them to shift their security apparatus...

Who is to blame?

Who is to blame?

Luba Khalili

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Every reckless driver should be held to account, not just the ones who kill prominent people

Protecting our animal friends

Protecting our animal friends

Nadeem Qadir , Nadeem Qadir

Sun, Feb 26 2017

There was a time when animal lovers would demand punishment for those who commit cruelty towards animals,...

Cross-border hiring

Cross-border hiring

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Q. An Indian company (I Co 1) is in the process of setting-up a branch office (BO) in Bangladesh and...

Putting an end to the culture of...

Putting an end to the culture of...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 1 2017

The cabinet’s approval of the draft of the new anti-dowry law is a welcome legislation, with a provision...

Under special circumstances

Under special circumstances

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Sun, Jan 8 2017

Will the new marriage law do more harm than good?

China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen...

China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 25 2016

China's largely rubber-stamp parliament passed a law on Sunday that will levy specific environmental...

HRW: Medical test in hijra recognition...

HRW: Medical test in hijra recognition...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 24 2016

Bangladesh’s steps in recent years to recognise hijras as a third legal gender are leading to further...

No place to call home

No place to call home

Rashna Imam , Rashna Imam

Thu, Dec 22 2016

A law that stands in the way of human rights cannot be allowed to pass

Don’t let the fox guard the...

Don’t let the fox guard the...

Nur E Emroz Alam Tonoy

Thu, Dec 15 2016

Our policies regarding child marriage don't add up

A calculated assault?

A calculated assault?

Editorial

Tue, Nov 1 2016

Every single person who participated in vandalism and assault against the Hindu community in Brahmanbaria...

The law should be there for...

The law should be there for...

Jerome Sayre

Fri, Oct 7 2016

How can we make sure the poor and marginalised get access to the justice system?

Get to the bottom of custodial...

Get to the bottom of custodial...

Editorial

Thu, Oct 6 2016

We need to do a better job of holding law enforcement agencies accountable for any human rights...

The curious case of Tahmid

The curious case of Tahmid

Aaqib Md Shatil , Aaqib Md Shatil

Thu, Oct 6 2016

Despite evidence to the contrary, many jumped to conclusions and presumed his guilt

Anisul: Zila parishad election after...

Anisul: Zila parishad election after...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 3 2016

The process of empowering the EC to hold the election is underway as per the Zila Parishad Act 2000,...