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    China imposes security law on Hong Kong

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:12am on June 30, 2020

    China imposed a sweeping national security law on Hong Kong Tuesday, a historic move that critics and many western governments fear will smother the finance...

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    Law makes NHRC toothless tiger: HC

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:04am on June 25, 2020

    The High Court in a full verdict about a writ petition relating to torture of domestic help Khadiza, 12, by her employer in 2010 said...

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    Unity in diversity, or maintaining legal convenience?

    K Shamsuddin Mahmood | Updated at 12:00am on June 18, 2020

    ENOUGH ink has been split about and much time has been devoted to the endeavour of providing a precise definition for ‘law’ and, in fact,...

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    China approves plan to impose Hong Kong security law

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 11:12pm on May 28, 2020

    China’s parliament approved plans Thursday to impose a security law on Hong Kong that has ratcheted up tensions with the US and sparked new protests...

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    Outrage in Hong Kong as China pushes security law

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 09:31pm on May 22, 2020

    China has launched its fiercest assault on Hong Kong's treasured autonomy with its move to impose a security law, pro-democracy campaigners said Friday as they...

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    Security, order in capital must for rule of law: HM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on February 09, 2020

    The home minister Asaduzzaman Khan said Saturday that if the government could ensure security by controlling the law and order in the capital Dhaka, the...

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    Amend cooperative law for marginal farmers: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on December 30, 2019

    Academics, civil society leaders and experts on Sunday urged the government to ensure the rights of the marginalised farmers and poor people through amending Co-operative...

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    Time to properly use forensic law

    Monira Nazmi Jahan | Updated at 12:00am on December 24, 2019

    ‘EVERY contact leaves a trace’, this statement of Edmond Locard weighs the significance of forensic evidence in a very articulate manner. Following this notion, the...

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    Amendment bill unconstitutional

    Vidya Bhushan Rawat | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2019

    THE proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill is an assault on the constitution of India that has never based our citizenship on our religious or caste identities....

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    University laws and offences

    Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on December 02, 2019

    AN INSTITUTION sometimes becomes so important that it stands for the hopes and aspirations. Examples are not far to seek. The majority of people of...