land

Paying for own land!

They were once government land. But over the years powerful people occupied them and built establishments on them as they liked. Now the government wants to reclaim them with taxpayers' money.

October 3, 2021
October 3, 2021

UPL launches Dr Masum Billah's new book on poverty and land law

The Politics of Land Law: Poverty and Land Legislation in Bangladesh (University Press Ltd, 2021), a book by Dr Masum Billah, Associate Professor of Jagannath University, was launched in a virtual programme held by UPL on October 2, 2021.

April 4, 2018
April 4, 2018

Paying for own land!

They were once government land. But over the years powerful people occupied them and built establishments on them as they liked. Now the government wants to reclaim them with taxpayers' money.

July 15, 2017
July 15, 2017

7 killed last year while protecting their homes, land

Seven people died in Bangladesh last year in defending their homes and land from power or agricultural projects as opposed to no

May 2, 2016
May 2, 2016

Draft law with 7yr jail for railway land grab okayed

The government has endorsed a draft law that will hand a maximum of seven-year imprisonment to occupants and grabbers of railway land.

June 4, 2015
June 4, 2015

Digital land services by 2020: Minister

Finance Minister AMA Muhith say the land related services in the country will be digitised by 2020.

April 7, 2015
April 7, 2015

Contempt rule against 2 govt high-ups

The High Court has issued a contempt of court rule against Shishu Academy director and secretary to women and children affairs ministry for not handing over a Supreme Court land despite an apex court order.