• Sunday, Sep 23, 2018
  • Last Update : 01:18 am
HC hearing of Shahidul’s bail plea next...

HC hearing of Shahidul’s bail plea next...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 19 2018

On September 4, one of the judges of a two-member High Court bench felt embarrassed to hear the bail...

We expected better

We expected better

Opinion

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The draft Digital Security Act is an ill-conceived piece of legislation

Amnesty: Release Shahidul...

Amnesty: Release Shahidul...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Detectives arrested Shahidul Alam at his Dhanmondi residence on August 5

A hard act to follow

A hard act to follow

Opinion

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Expressing ourselves is part of being Bangladeshi

ICT laws which work

ICT laws which work

Opinion

Sun, Sep 2 2018

What do British and Bangladeshi ICT laws have in common?

Quota reformist Luma gets bail too

Quota reformist Luma gets bail too

Court

Mon, Aug 27 2018

She was arrested on August 15 from Sirajganj for allegedly spreading rumours on Facebook and instigating...

20 quota reformists get bail

20 quota reformists get bail

Court

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Nineteen of them were arrested in a case filed over the vandalism of the DU vice-chancellor’s residence...

DMP: Some were instructed to spread...

DMP: Some were instructed to spread...

Crime

Thu, Aug 16 2018

The rumour-fuelled violent ending of a student movement in early August led police to launch a...

Man arrested in Sylhet for slandering...

Man arrested in Sylhet for slandering...

Nation

Wed, Aug 15 2018

He also made provocative statements against the Awami League and police

Nawshaba remanded for two more

Nawshaba remanded for two more

Court

Fri, Aug 10 2018

RAB had detained the actor from Uttara on August 4 for spreading rumours on Facebook during clashes at...

Number of ICT cases on the rise...

Number of ICT cases on the rise...

Law & Rights

Fri, Aug 10 2018

A total of 1,417 cases on cybercrime charges were filed with police between 2012 and June 2017, and during...

The question of Section 57

The question of Section 57

Law & Rights

Fri, Aug 10 2018

The law, considered draconian by many, has been widely criticized because of the loopholes it has for...

DU hands student to police for Facebook...

DU hands student to police for Facebook...

Dhaka

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Rafsan allegedly says he wrote the posts as he was angry with Awami League and its student wing

High Court: Conduct additional medical...

HC: Conduct additional medical examination...

Court

Thu, Aug 9 2018

The court also asks the home secretary to submit a health report within Monday

3 more held for spreading rumours on...

3 more held for spreading rumours on...

Crime

Wed, Aug 8 2018

Law enforcers say the arrestees are online activists

Photographer Shahidul Alam remanded...

Shahidul Alam remanded for seven days...

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The celebrated photographer was picked up from his home in Dhanmondi on Sunday night

A shrinking space

A shrinking space

Opinion

Fri, Jul 6 2018

Differing voices cannot be met with violence every time

Swecchasebok Dal leader held for posting...

Swecchasebok Dal leader held for posting...

Nation

Sat, May 12 2018

He was an organizing secretary of the Mirzapur upazila unit of Swecchasebok Dal, the volunteer front...

'Government should consult all stakeholders...

'Government should consult all stakeholders...

Law & Rights

Sat, May 5 2018

Constitution expert Dr Shahdeen Malik described the act as a move to “stop people from enjoying their...

Settlement reached between Gazi Rakayet,...

Settlement reached between Gazi Rakayet,...

Showtime

Mon, Mar 26 2018

A screenshot of a conversation between the director and a woman went viral where Rakayet was seen making...

The spirit of the Amar Ekushey Book...

The spirit of the Amar Ekushey Book...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 2 2018

What the Boi Mela truly stands for has never been more relevant, and more important, than today