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Philippines man dies after physical...

Covid rule-breaker dies after physical...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Mayor Ony Ferrer orders the chief of police to conduct a thorough investigation

Biden's options for Russian hacking...

Biden's options for Russian hacking...

North America

Mon, Dec 21 2020

US President Donald Trump only acknowledged the hacking on Saturday almost a week after it surfaced

What's the punishment for death threats...

What's the punishment for death...

Law & Rights

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The country has seen a string of such threats in recent years

OP-ED: Does punishment help us learn...

OP-ED: Does punishment help us learn...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Oct 31 2020

We must change our whole style of educating

ED: Death penalty solves the wrong...

ED: Death penalty solves the wrong...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 10 2020

At the heart of the problem is that not enough rapists are caught and punished in the first place

Quader: Govt suspends Khaleda's punishment...

Govt suspends Khaleda's punishment for...

Politics

Sat, Sep 5 2020

On March 25, the government released the ailing BNP chief for six months suspending her sentences on...

ED: Cruelty is not rehabilitation

ED: Cruelty is not rehabilitation

Editorial

Thu, Aug 20 2020

This is especially unforgivable considering the fact that these are young children who need help and...

OP-ED: Where does corruption come...

OP-ED: Where does corruption come...

Julian Francis

Thu, Jul 30 2020

All those involved in corruption in the fields of health or relief deserve severe punishment

Why rapes keep happening

Why rapes keep happening

Mehadi Hasan

Tue, Feb 25 2020

It all comes down to a culture of impunity

Putting out fire with gasoline

Putting out fire with gasoline

Editorial

Wed, Oct 23 2019

The government needs to be firm and unwavering in its stance against the true perpetrators

No excuse for corporal punishment

No excuse for corporal punishment

Editorial

Mon, Sep 23 2019

This is nothing short of abuse

Zero tolerance for mob lynchings

Zero tolerance for mob lynchings

Editorial

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Our terrible culture of lynching is a product of rampant injustices in society

Making polluters pay

Making polluters pay

Editorial

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Encroachers and polluters are normally not too bothered about having to pay those fines

Desperate times, desperate

Desperate times, desperate

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Do sex crimes call for extreme measures?

UK forced marriage victims charged repatriation...

UK forced marriage victims charged repatriation...

Europe

Thu, Jan 3 2019

The ministry helped bring back 55 forced marriage victims in 2016 and 27 in 2017

Incomplete maybe, but justice...

Incomplete maybe, but justice...

Shah Ali Farhad

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Political opposition must be faced politically, not with grenades

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Cabinet approves Mental Health Act draft, which will replace the 105-year-old Lunacy Act

New law proposes 5-year jail time for...

New law proposes 5-year jail time for...

Parliament

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The draft law has been prepared rearranging the original Dowry Prohibition Act, 1980 and its subsequent...

Awami League strives to resolve internal...

Awami League strives to resolve internal...

Politics

Sun, Apr 1 2018

Party insiders said such disarray has tarnished the reputation and achievements of the government.

Chhatra League demands punishment of...

Chhatra League demands punishment of...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 25 2018

Meanwhile, Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal brought out a procession, while students and teachers of mass communication...

Two RU teachers punished over ‘communal’...

Two RU teachers punished over ‘communal’...

Education

Thu, Dec 7 2017

The decision was taken at 474th syndicate meeting of the university