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    The judiciary and justice dispensation

    Amir Mohammad Sayem | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2020

    THE judiciary, which is one of the three organs of a state, is a powerful weapon against injustice. The system of courts usually interprets and...

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    Justice Abu Sayeed’s 99th birth anniversary today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on January 31, 2020

    Today is the 99th birth anniversary of former president Justice Abu Sayeed Chowdhury. On this day in 1921, Abu Sayed was born at Nagbari in...

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    Male rape victims yet to see justice

    Tasmiah Nuhiya Ahmed | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2020

    THE crime of rape has increased significantly in recent times and the victims include both women and men. Despite the popular belief that men or...

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    Justice Murshed: in memoriam

    K Salahuddin | Updated at 12:00am on January 11, 2020

    I HEARD the late Justice Murshed recite these lines of Alfred Lord Tennyson on an occasion when he suffered a personal bereavement. Yet today, after...

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    Call for justice, end to border killing renewed

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on January 08, 2020

    The 9th anniversary of death of Felani Khatun was observed in Kurigram and in Dhaka through different programmes on Tuesday with the call for justice...

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    Weinstein faces justice two years after scandal erupted

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2020

    Harvey Weinstein’s high-profile sex crimes trial opens on Monday, more than two years after the scandal triggered the #MeToo movement that led to the downfall...

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    Justice must not remain elusive for the last of the Kodas

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2019

    A HANDFUL of the Kodas, said to be the last remaining of a small national minority group that had a few hundred members a few...

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    Juvenile justice far behind global standards

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    THE trial of children by mobile courts and the subsequent order from the High Court to remand them on bail for six months has recently...

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    JOF warns government of consequence if Khaleda denied justice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on December 04, 2019

    Jatiya Oikya Front on Tuesday warned that the government would be held responsible for any situation if Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson and former prime minister...

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    What cost the earth?

    Alfie Stirling and Mathew Lawrence | Updated at 12:00am on November 30, 2019

    THE climate crisis is fundamentally a crisis of politics. We can therefore address it democratically, and build a post-carbon society of justice and prosperity. But...