• Thursday, May 13, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:03 pm
Former SP Babul Akter remanded over...

Ex-SP Babul remanded over wife's...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 12 2021

Father-in-law files case after PBI confirms of evidence linking Babul to the murder

Son pleads guilty to killing

Son pleads guilty to killing

Dhaka

Mon, May 3 2021

Lone accused gives confessional statement before a Dhaka court

Schoolboy shot dead in clash over illegal...

4 held for killing schoolboy in...

Nation

Sun, May 2 2021

Efforts are underway to arrest the main accused, say police

Brahmanbaria mayhem: 7 more Hefazat...

Brahmanbaria mayhem: 7 more Hefazat...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 24 2021

So far, 353 people have been arrested in the 55 cases filed over the rampage

4 held with 44,000 yaba pills in...

4 held with 44,000 yaba pills in...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 18 2021

The drug peddlers were held from Dhaka's Banashree area

OP-ED: From teens to terrors

OP-ED: From teens to terrors

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Mar 8 2021

A once benign culture of ‘gangs’ has morphed into something macabre

Defence to challenge Dipon murder verdict...

Defence to challenge Dipon murder...

Court

Wed, Feb 10 2021

Eight militants handed death sentences over the 2015 killing

Chandpur man arrested for raping ex-wife's...

Chandpur man arrested for raping ex-wife's...

Crime

Fri, Feb 5 2021

Mofizul Islam raped his former sister in law, promising marriage after the incident

Bail cancelled, man sent to jail for...

Bail cancelled, man sent to jail for...

Crime

Thu, Jan 28 2021

Abdur Rashid, an offender in an arms case, was sent straight to prison for not wearing  a mask before...

Verdict in murders of Kakrail mother,...

Kakrail mother-son murder verdict on...

Court

Sun, Jan 10 2021

Dhaka's Third Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge's Court Judge Md Rabiul Alam passed the...

ED: Tackling new crimes with new...

ED: Tackling new crimes with new...

Editorial

Mon, Jan 4 2021

It must adapt to the changing landscape of crime in order to protect citizens better

PM urges global leaders to take action...

PM urges global leaders to prevent any...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 10 2020

She said Bangladesh is among the few countries that have experienced one of the worst forms of genocide...

Over 700 gang members in Central America...

Over 700 gang members in Central...

North America

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Tackling transnational human smuggling networks and gangs, including MS-13, is a top priority for US...

Iran's Khamenei urges punishing of those...

Iran's Khamenei urges punishing for...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 28 2020

President Rouhani had earlier accused Israel of acting as a ‘mercenary’ for the US and seeking...

Quebec mosque shooter's 40-year sentence...

Quebec mosque shooter's sentence reduced...

North America

Fri, Nov 27 2020

On January 29, 2017, Bissonnette burst into the Quebec City mosque and unleashed a hail of bullets on...

Marital rape, hardly considered a...

Marital rape, hardly considered a...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Under the current law forced sexual intercourse by a man with his own wife, if the wife is not under...

Man arrested in Berlin on suspicion...

Man arrested in Berlin on suspicion...

Europe

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Police did not name the suspect, but Bild daily identified him as Stefan R

ED: No room for irregularities

ED: No room for irregularities

Editorial

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Stories of irregularities are unfortunately commonplace when it comes to projects in Bangladesh

OP-ED: A license to live -- and...

OP-ED: A license to live -- and...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Nov 7 2020

What has happened to our country?

ED: Remembering Jail Killing Day

ED: Remembering Jail Killing Day

Editorial

Tue, Nov 3 2020

This is a wound that does not heal easy

ED: Death penalty solves the wrong...

ED: Death penalty solves the wrong...

Editorial

Sat, Oct 10 2020

At the heart of the problem is that not enough rapists are caught and punished in the first place