The term habitual defaulter is often thrown around casually, without any proper definition. But the government has now spelt out what habitual default is in a draft act, in what can be viewed as a commendable act by Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal.
"...Bangladesh will be self-dependent in smartphone production within this year."
Mesbah Uddin, chief marketing officer of Fair Electronics
“We hope people will learn about equal rights and about treating different people in a humane way.”
Rohingya writer Maung Saungkha
“If this deadly virus enters the country somehow then it may cause severe damage.”
Health Minister Zahid Maleque on Coronavirus outbreak
“It is important to not forget the plight of the Rohingyas.”
Benoit Préfontaine, high commissioner of Canada in Bangladesh
“… As more women are appointed as professional drivers, the lesser the risks of road accidents.”
AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader
“The stage for pampering is over, I feel. If I were in the government now, I would have put a stop to it...”
Former Finance Minister AMA Muhith
“The International Court of Justice was clear that Myanmar must do more to protect the Rohingya.”
Heather Wheeler, UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific
"This is an emergency in China, but it has not yet become a global health emergency."
WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
“The governments, UN bodies concerned should weigh in to ensure that the ICJ order is enforced as the genocide case moves...
Param-Preet Singh, associate international justice director at HRW
Joler Dhara celebrated their 10th anniversary with the four-day Jolrong Utshab, at Asiatic Society, which concluded...
Ash Barty stormed into her maiden Australian Open semifinals on Tuesday with an emphatic 7-6(6), 6-2 win over Petra...
Law Desk (LD): Why do you think the recent decision of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for the protection of the...