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Entry into force of BIMSTEC charter expected to bolster regional cooperation

Hindustan Times 22 May 2024
... vision and priorities of the member states – Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand – and establishes the legal and institutional framework for cooperation in the region.

Minister of Justice, Bangladesh envoy discuss cooperation in legal field

The Peninsula 21 May 2024
Referring to the Agreement of Cooperation in the legal field between Bangladesh and Qatar signed during the visit by H H the Amir, the Ambassador hoped that the two sides will do the needful for the ...

Social media platforms aren’t equipped to handle the negative effects of their algorithms abroad. Neither ...

Vox 09 May 2024
Because of one law, the internet has no legal duty of care when it comes to hate speech ... Such legal theory made ... A majority of stateless Rohingya refugees (98 percent) live in Bangladesh and Malaysia.

Indian chief justice says corporal punishment left everlasting imprint on his mind and soul

Blitz 07 May 2024
In 2011, Supreme Court Justices Imman Ali and Justice Sheikh Hassan Arif sped away from the starting blocks in a relay race that would ban corporal punishment in Bangladesh as its prize.

Bangladesh government decides to shut-down illegal TV channels

Blitz 06 May 2024
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) should take legal action against this illegal act ... Legal action will be taken against persons or organizations involved in unlawful, illegal or unauthorized broadcasting.

Sharia bank funds love jihad in Bangladesh

Blitz 04 May 2024
Although Bangladesh’s constitution does not permit such activities, religious bigots are continuing these projects due to lack of legal measures against love jihad or deceitful religious conversion of Hindus into Islam.

Under siege

Dawn 03 May 2024
JOURNALISTS across the world are facing unprecedented threats — from legal and economic pressure to outright threats of violence — hindering their ability to report freely ... Meanwhile, Bangladesh, ...

Reefer owner Seatrade agrees $6m settlement to end landmark illegal scrapping case

Tradewinds 30 Apr 2024
The company, and two unnamed directors, will pay the Netherland Public ...

‘Journalist’ David Bergman faces accusation of peddling fake news and disinformation

Blitz 24 Apr 2024
He, according to sources, signed up for a three-point contract — (a) defame, debunk and demean the Awami League by means fair or foul (b) project BNP and Jaamat e Islami as the only credible alternative in Bangladesh.

Forest officer’s killing highlights Bangladesh authorities’ waning power

Mongabay 24 Apr 2024
This was echoed on April 3 by Bangladesh’s environment minister, Saber Hossain Chowdhury, who told reporters that the necessary legal initiatives have been taken to ensure exemplary punishment for the suspects.

Bangladesh, Qatar sign 10 agreements to enhance trade, investment

Anadolu Agency 23 Apr 2024
The agreements are on avoidance of double taxation and prevention of revenue evasion, cooperation in legal fields, maritime transport, promotion and protection of mutual investment and establishment of a Bangladesh-Qatar joint business council.

Vision 2041: Charting Bangladesh’s path to prosperity

Blitz 19 Apr 2024
As Bangladesh ambitiously charts its course towards Vision 2041, aiming to transform itself into a developed and prosperous nation, it stands at a critical juncture that demands a comprehensive and strategic approach to development.

Sheikh Hasina rejects political motives behind BNP cases in Bangladesh

Blitz 19 Apr 2024
She categorically asserted that the legal cases against BNP (Bangladesh Nationalist Party) members were not driven by political agendas ... The Prime Minister pointed out that BNP members are publicly complaining about the legal cases filed against them.

Bangladesh and Greece forge stronger bonds in bilateral relations

Blitz 19 Apr 2024
On April 16, 2024, Bangladesh and Greece convened a pivotal bilateral meeting at the prestigious Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens ... The historical ties between Bangladesh and Greece ...