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A sense of fear prevails

ASK’s Opinion 2017 paints a grim picture of human rights in the country Hindu families, whose houses were burnt and vandalised at Thakurpara village of Rangpur, form human chains on…

No way to live

No way to live

Slum-dwellers live in constant fear of eviction MAHMUD HOSSAIN OPU Slum-dwellers deserve better housing for a decent life Bangladesh is in the process of preparing action plans to integrate the…

বর্তমানের দর্পণে ইতিহাস ও ঐতিহ্যের প্রতিফলন: নাগরিক চেতনা – সুলতানা কামাল

General MAG Osmany Memorial Lecture 2015 was held on 8 December 2015 at 12 pm at Sirajul Islam Lecture Hall of the University of Dhaka. Sultana Kamal, the Executive Director,…

মুক্তিযুদ্ধের চেতনায় বাংলাদেশের সংবিধান

Women’s policy: What is the fuss about?

Hameeda Hossain WHY so much noise about a policy which does no more than reaffirm commitments of earlier documents? The protests by a few religious clerics surrounding the declaration of…

No dismissal or forceful retirement for in-service disabilities

Millat Hossain The Daily Star 15.03.2008 Employees cannot be dismissed or forced to take voluntary retirement for acquiring disabilities during his/her service. In stead, they must be shifted to posts…