Thirty political parties, including Jatiya Party (Ershad) and Gono Forum, have so far collected forms for registration with the Election Commission (EC), reports UNB. The registration of [...]
He is a leading jurist in Bangladesh and has conducted a number of landmark cases, published in various law journals in Bangladesh. In addition, he has appeared in several international arbitrations, both as a lawyer and an arbitrator, including acting as an arbitrator in the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal.
Hossain is renowned worldwide as a jurist and enjoys a long-standing association with the United Nations.He is a current member of the UN Compensation Commission. He is also currently vice chairman of the International Law Association London, chairman of both the BLAST and South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS).
Hossain was awarded a Bachelor of Jurisprudence degree with honours from the University of Oxford in 1957 and a Bachelor of Civil Law from the same institution in 1958. In 1964, he was awarded a Doctorate in International Law.
– Dr. Kamal Hossain
“We have all the rights in the constitution but in absence of fair politics, this all will be nothing but paper.”
“You have proved yourself as an unqualified person by showing loyalty to the ruling alliance and any EC under your leadership will not be able to hold a free and fair election.”
“People are now ready to be united in the spirit of the liberation war. We just need to go ahead with a determination to form an effective parliament consisting of people's representatives to whom they can rely.”