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DIU Law Department observes Int’l Human Rights day
Law & Our Rights

DIU Law Department observes Int’l Human Rights day

The Department of Law, Daffodil International University (DIU) celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, 2018, at the 71 Milonayoton of its campus.

Discussion on ‘Legal Academia and Pro-bono Culture’ held at DU
Law & Our Rights

Discussion on ‘Legal Academia and Pro-bono Culture’ held at DU

The Centre for Advanced Legal Studies (CALS), University of Dhaka (DU), in collaboration with iProbono, hosted a Discussion Session on ‘Legal Academia

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    2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence, marks the International Day of Non-violence.

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    The Digital Security Act (DSA) 2018 aims to ensure digital security by punishing offences committed through digital media.

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  • BLAST holds seminar on definition of rape and understanding of consent

    On 8 September 2018, Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST) hosted an expert consultation seminar titled ‘Rethinking the Definition of Rape and Our Understanding of Consent’ in the BILIA Auditorium.

  • Revisiting the majority opinion in the 16th amendment case

    While writing the majority opinion in the Government of Bangladesh and Others v Advocate Asaduzzaman Sidddiqui and Others (2017) CLR (Spl) 1 [hereinafter 'the 16th Amendment Case'],

  • Analysing the draft Bangladesh Labour (Amendment) Act 2018

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    The Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka organised the '1st Senior Advocate Ozair Farooq Memorial Law Conference 2018' on September 16-17, 2018.

  • Genocide in Rakhine

    The Liberation War Museum’s Center for the Study of Genocide and Justice (CSGJ) has found that the Rohingya people have been the victims of genocide in Myanmar’s Rakhine State. In its recent empirical study conducted among the Rohingya people who fled the violence and took shelter in Cox’s Bazar after the 25th of August 2017, the CSGJ research team found credible evidences of genocide under international criminal law.

  • DUMCS hosts 8th Inter Year Moot Court Competition 2018

    The pioneer organisation in mooting in Bangladesh, the Dhaka University Moot Court Society (DUMCS), organised its signature annual event, the 8th Inter Year Moot Court Competition from September 14-18, 2018.