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Think of the children

Think of the children

Kalyan Chakroborty

Fri, May 17 2019

We must do everything in our power to protect them

The rule of law should never be...

The rule of law should never be...

Editorial

Wed, Apr 10 2019

We are truly on track to becoming a middle income nation, but to get there, the focus cannot be just...

We need more than laws

We need more than laws

Editorial

Mon, Mar 11 2019

It is a matter of great disappointment that, even in this day and age, so many women face...

Time for some reforms

Time for some reforms

Sabrina Zarin

Wed, Jan 9 2019

Women in Bangladesh desperately need better legislation in the fight against sexual violence

Please turn it down

Please turn it down

Editorial

Sat, Jan 5 2019

Noise levels in Dhaka do not merely make life unpleasant -- they are a downright health hazard

Where is the freedom?

Where is the freedom?

Aqib Tahmid

Wed, Dec 26 2018

Bangladesh’s digital laws are inconsistent with its democratic ideals

A free human being?

A free human being?

Sabrina Zarin

Wed, Nov 14 2018

Let’s not abuse the laws meant to protect women

DMP reboots traffic week

DMP reboots traffic week

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 25 2018

The October 24-30 program will aim to raise mass awareness about using zebra crossings and foot...

Questioning the death penalty

Questioning the death penalty

Opinion

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Does this practice have a place in the modern world?

Without free speech there is no free...

Without free speech there is no free...

Opinion

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Why I won’t be signing ‘Free Shahidul’ petitions

Hit and run

Hit and run

Ridwan Quaium

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Public transport services should display driver information for the public 

Nepal crime reform sparks press freedom...

Nepal crime reform sparks press freedom...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 18 2018

A new constitution passed in 2015 enshrines the right to press freedom and bans censorship of news, which...

We know not what we want

We know not what we want

Opinion

Fri, Aug 17 2018

We hate our colonial forefathers, but carry on their legacy

A promise to ourselves

A promise to ourselves

Opinion

Thu, Aug 16 2018

We need to learn to act more responsibly 

Our right to live

Our right to live

Opinion

Fri, Aug 3 2018

The state has a responsibility to protect the lives of its citizens

This cannot be allowed to stand

This cannot be allowed to stand

Opinion

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Students cadres breaking the law threaten the fabric of democracy

High Court recommends reform of laws...

High Court recommends reform of laws...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 29 2018

It said that the amendment is necessary to discharge the state’s obligation to ensure gender justice...

Middle East ‘El Dorado’ turns sour

Middle East ‘El Dorado’ turns sour

Opinion

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Without delineated laws and immediate legal support, overseas work isn’t worth it

Stand by them

Stand by them

Opinion

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Protect those who protect us

Being bold, being a woman

Being bold, being a woman

Opinion

Thu, Apr 12 2018

How we can improve the lives of women, one day at a time

The cost of being a millennial in...

The cost of being a millennial in...

Opinion

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Is our country failing our most promising citizens?