• Saturday, March 07, 2015

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LAW ALTER VIEWS
Status of 'Bangla' in legal arena

Published Date: March 3, 2015
Let's not go against the flow

Let's not go against the flow

ON the month of February The article “Status of 'Bangla' in legal arena” was a timely publication in the same page. The author Dr. Nahid Ferdousi, rightly observed the dilemma of using mother language in all official procedure of Apex Court. Her appeal to respect the martyrs of the Language Movement is morally...

Law News

Published Date: March 3, 2015
Seminar on judicial activism held at DIU

SEMINAR titled “Judicial Activism & Judicial Self Restraint”, organised by the faculty of law, Dhaka International University (DIU) was held on 22 February. Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary, Vice-Chairman, Board of Trustees, DIU presided over the seminar while Dr. Adish C Agarwala, President, International Council of Jurists & Chairman, All India Bar Association addressed the seminar as chief guest and key note speaker of the seminar.  Among others Rofiqur Rahman Patwari, Retired District & Sessions Judge; Asst. Prof. Mily Sultana,...

Law Watch

Published Date: March 3, 2015
Free the freedom

Free the freedom

WHILE reading a book called 'Freedom is not free', by Shiv Khera, I find an undeniable truth that every generation needs to earn its own freedom. That means freedom is not free, in order to achieve freedom there should be some sacrifice. Even the historic four freedoms propounded by Franklin Roosevelt had arisen...

Law Event

Published Date: March 3, 2015
Prevailing justice for the victims of Genocide

Prevailing justice for the victims of Genocide

ORGANISED by Liberation War Museum (LWM), a three-day international conference on 'Bangladesh Genocide and Justice' has been held at CIRDAP, Dhaka.  From February 27 till March 01, 2015, the conference was attended by scholars, teachers, researchers, human rights activists, government officials, lawyers, judges, university students and many others from home and abroad. Honorable...

Rights Monitor

Published Date: March 3, 2015
Child rights also at stake

Child rights also at stake

MANY of the readers must have been touched by the story of injured Tara and his 12-year-old son Sujan appeared in the front page of The Daily Star on February 8, 2015 entitled “He had a choice: Starving to death”. To explore livelihood option, the family took a bus for Dhaka and they...