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Satkhira man gets death for murdering...

Man to die for killing 4 of his...

Nation

Tue, Sep 14 2021

The convict stabbed his brother, sister-in-law and their two children to death

Bus supervisor gets death penalty in...

Bus supervisor gets death penalty in...

Nation

Tue, Aug 17 2021

However, three others accused in the case were granted bail

Man to die for raping step-daughter...

Man to die for raping step-daughter...

Nation

Mon, Mar 22 2021

The convict was also fined Tk1 lakh

2 get death penalty for killing child...

2 get death penalty for killing child...

Court

Fri, Mar 19 2021

The convicts attacked their cousin’s family with crude bombs, leaving many of them injured, on...

7 to die for killing Keraniganj freedom...

7 to die for killing Keraniganj freedom...

Court

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Five of the convicts are currently on the run

Husband, 2 others to die for murder...

Husband, 2 others to die for murder...

Court

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The convicts are now in the condemned cells

5 sentenced to death for gang-raping...

5 to die for gang-raping madrasa...

Court

Thu, Oct 15 2020

The verdict in the 2012 case was declared in accordance with article 9(3)/30 of the Women and Children...

Alyea Begum acquitted after 13 years...

Alyea Begum acquitted from death...

Court

Thu, Oct 15 2020

A four member Appellate Division bench, headed by Chief Justice Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, pronounced...

'Amending rape law to include death...

'Rape law amendment a milestone'

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 12 2020

Earlier on Monday, the cabinet approved the amendment of the Prevention of Women & Children Repression...

Gopal Krishna Muhuri murder: Supreme...

Gopal Krishna murder: Death penalty...

Court

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Gopal Krishana Muhuri, principal of Nazirhat College in Chittagong, was murdered at his house at Jamal...

Six to walk the gallows for killing...

Six to walk the gallows for killing...

Nation

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Swapon, who is a step-brother of victim Anil Kumar Das, made a plan to forcefully take Anil's signature...

The death penalty around the world

The death penalty around the world

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Among the countries that increased their yearly executions were Iraq, which nearly doubled its number...

The death penalty around the world

The death penalty around the world

World

Sat, Mar 21 2020

Last year's known executions were in 20 countries, with at least 253 recorded in Iran alone

Sri Lanka reinstates death penalty for...

Sri Lanka reinstates death penalty for...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

Many Sri Lankans, including several influential religious leaders, are in favor of reinstating the death...

EU wants Bangladesh to abolish capital...

EU wants Bangladesh to abolish capital...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The EU and its member states reiterated their absolute opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances...

Khalaf murder: SC order on review plea...

Khalaf murder: SC order on review plea...

Court

Thu, Oct 4 2018

A bench of the Appellate Division set the date after hearing the review petition on Thursday 

India approves death penalty for rape...

India approves death penalty for rape...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 21 2018

There were 40,000 rapes reported in 2016 and the victims were children in 40% of those cases.

2 to die for war crimes in 1971

2 to die for war crimes in 1971

Court

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The tribunal also sentenced three other convicts to imprisonment until death

Shazneen killer executed

Shazneen killer executed

Nation

Wed, Nov 29 2017

Shazneen Tasnim Rahman, daughter of Transcom Group chairman Latifur Rahman who was a grade IX student...

2 receive capital punishment, 8 get...

2 receive capital punishment, 8 get...

Nation

Wed, Nov 22 2017

The convicts kidnapped 21-year-old Towhidul Islam Lipu on August 31, 2014

HC: Bangladesh needs a guideline on...

HC: Bangladesh needs a guideline on...

Court

Mon, Oct 23 2017

The judiciaries in many countries also discourage death penalty, but Bangladesh has not been able to...