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Expat secy: Complaints made by female...

Expat secy: Complaints made by female...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 20 2018

Government officials say many women lodge false complaints to come back home

'Babli complained of torture before...

'Babli complained of torture before...

Nation

Mon, Feb 26 2018

Family alleges girl was provoked into committing suicide

Who is entitled to division as per Jail...

Who is entitled to division as per Jail...

Law & Rights

Mon, Feb 12 2018

Rule 617 (2) of jail code stipulates that convicts of higher social status, education and habit of high...

Transport owners vow to 'resist vandalism'...

Transport owners vow to 'resist vandalism'...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 6 2018

A Dhaka court will deliver the verdict in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case against BNP Chairperson...

Digital Security Act to limit journalistic...

Digital Security Act to limit journalistic...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Section 32 of the draft law can be used to frame espionage charges for dealing with the information of...

Is it now a crime to record illegal...

Is it now a crime to record illegal...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Section 32 proposes a maximum jail term of 14 years and a fine of up to Tk20 lakh for espionage

What are Khaleda Zia’s options if she...

What are Khaleda Zia’s options if she...

Politics

Mon, Jan 29 2018

The verdict is coming only months before the national election

Growth of teen gang culture worrying...

Growth of teen gang culture worrying...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Online activists are saying that gang culture is not new phenomena, but the gangs acting out so violently...

Power of the POs: From Suranjit to...

Power of the POs: From Suranjit to...

Crime

Tue, Jan 23 2018

A PO’s job is to keep tab of and manage every day-to-day activity of the minister, but many of them were...

Families of missing persons going to...

Families of missing persons going to...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 7 2018

Frustrated by the lack of cooperation from the law enforcement agencies in the last four years, Sanjida...

Where is the motor vehicles accident...

Where is the motor vehicles accident...

Special

Tue, Jan 2 2018

Not all road accidents are because of negligence, sometimes there are cases of intentional crime as...

Unicef accused of warping Kazi Nazrul...

Unicef accused of warping Kazi Nazrul...

Around the Web

Mon, Dec 25 2017

Linguists have interpreted the post as being disrespectful for attempting to distort the nursery...

Women being trafficked 'legally' in...

Women being trafficked 'legally' in...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 18 2017

Many women are lured to the Middle Eastern countries with promises of good jobs

Journalists are dangerous!

Journalists are dangerous!

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 7 2017

Journalist leaders said the organizations concerned must take action against their employees, if they...

Are mobile courts serving justice?

Are mobile courts serving justice?

Court

Wed, Dec 6 2017

A number of lawyers and law experts have added that instead of executive magistrates, judicial magistrates...

What is the rule to appoint a chief...

What is the rule to appoint a chief...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 15 2017

With a new chief justice still to be appointed, questions were raised as to whether Sinha’s resignation...

FBCCI director gets journalist accreditation...

FBCCI director gets journalist accreditation...

Around the Web

Fri, Nov 10 2017

The social media furore was indirectly triggered by Helena herself, who admitted on Facebook that she...

No news of CJ Sinha’s return as his...

No news of CJ Sinha’s return as his...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Chief Justice Sinha had earlier informed President Abdul Hamid that he would be on leave from October...

Historic Khamarbari lab building demolished...

Historic Khamarbari lab building demolished...

Dhaka

Fri, Nov 3 2017

Despite a High Court restriction ordering authorities concerned to halt the demolition of a century old...

‘12 harassers ran away as soon as they...

‘12 harassers ran away as soon as they...

Around the Web

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Hossein Alamgir describes how he saved a Italian journalist from a gang rape attempt

Well-off Rohingyas also forced to flee...

Well-off Rohingyas also forced to flee...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 21 2017

As of October 17, around 582,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since August