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Law and Justice

Law and Justice

Why pardoning Anis and Haris’ sentences is not normal

The army is a vital institution of the government and there is a propensity to avoid discussions regarding it due to the sensitive nature of its institutional status. It becomes even more difficult ...

Why pardoning Anis and Haris’ sentences is not normal

Take actions to stop sexual harassment of teenage girls

It is natural that, in a country where the level of brutal criminal offenses, such as rape and murder after rape, is alarmingly high, sexual harassment will continue to be ignored as a 'minor crime'

Take actions to stop sexual harassment of teenage girls

Shashi Tharoor talks to Mahfuz Anam

'I wish you the courage to wage the battle'

On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Daily Star, renowned Indian writer, novelist, politician and parliamentarian, Shashi Tharoor, speaks to editor Mahfuz Anam on press freedom in South Asia

'I wish you the courage to wage the battle'

China to launch public platform to track, crack down on polluters

A total of 2.36 million companies, industrial facilities and institutions in China are legally obliged to obtain permits to emit pollutants like sulphur dioxide or wastewater

China to launch public platform to track, crack down on polluters

Two errant MPs and the national parliament

In order to establish the rule of law in the country or to protect the dignity of the parliament, the law must be allowed to run at its own pace

Two errant MPs and the national parliament

Child abuser arrested on NCMEC info

The US-based National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) with information on sexual abuse of children on their networks and the centre acts accordingly.

Child abuser arrested on NCMEC info

Environmental activist files GD fearing wrath of MP

Sheikh Saifullah filed a writ petition with the High Court against an illegal brick factory, Messer’s Super Bricks, in Keshabpur upazila in Jashore

Environmental activist files GD fearing wrath of MP

Violation of jail's rule

Hallmark GM spends time with woman in central jail

Hallmark General Manager (GM) Tushar Ahmed spent time with a woman in the Kashimpur Central Jail-1 in Gazipur, violating the rules and regulations, footage captured on 6 January by closed circuit ...

Hallmark GM spends time with woman in central jail

US Politics

US on alert for possible pro-Trump armed protests

The FBI warned police agencies of possible armed demonstrations outside all 50 state capitol buildings starting Saturday through president-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on 20 January

People make their way through barricades installed ahead of US president-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, in Washington, US, on 16 January 2021

Ayesha vows to fight bar on women conducting weddings

Ayesha Siddiqua has waged a six-year battle with authorities to become a registrar, culminating in last week’s knockback from the High Court, which she plans to appeal

Ayesha vows to fight bar on women conducting weddings
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