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Tougher punishment for false mental...

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Cabinet approves Mental Health Act draft, which will replace the 105-year-old Lunacy Act

New law proposes 5-year jail time for...

New law proposes 5-year jail time for...

Parliament

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The draft law has been prepared rearranging the original Dowry Prohibition Act, 1980 and its subsequent...

Make sentencing sensible

Make sentencing sensible

Special Supplement

Tue, May 22 2018

Section 367 (5) of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) states that “If the accused is convicted...

Mirza Fakhrul: Khaleda’s health...

Mirza Fakhrul: Khaleda’s health...

Politics

Sat, Apr 21 2018

He also said that the BNP chairperson is suffering from complications regarding acute rheumatic...

2 JMB men sentenced to 20 years of...

2 JMB men sentenced to 20 years of...

Court

Wed, Apr 18 2018

RAB arrested the two criminals in Tangail with a large shipment of arms and ammunition.

Digital Security Bill 2018 placed in...

Digital Security Bill 2018 placed in...

Regulation

Tue, Apr 10 2018

The punishment for hurting religious values and sentiment is maximum 10 years’ imprisonment or Tk20 lakh...

577 imprisoned militants to be...

577 imprisoned militants to be...

Crime

Wed, Apr 4 2018

'We are trying to classify the currently incarcerated 577 militants. At the same time, we are trying...

Couple gets five years in jail for smuggling...

Couple gets five years in jail for smuggling...

Court

Tue, Nov 21 2017

The convicted couple, Sagar Mia and Arju Begum, are absconding at present

Tulip Siddiq demands Boris Johnson's...

Tulip Siddiq demands Boris Johnson's...

World

Wed, Nov 8 2017

British lawmaker Siddiq demanded that Johnson must resign if her constituent had to spend an extra day...

Chinese man imprisoned for teaching...

Chinese man imprisoned for teaching...

Around the Web

Sat, Sep 16 2017

The Chinese authorities have recently increased surveillance and police patrol on the Muslim minority...

10 years jail for sabotaging power...

10 years jail for sabotaging power...

Power & Energy

Mon, Jul 31 2017

The punishment for stealing electricity will be maximum three years of imprisonment or double of the...

4 Bangladeshis get five years’ imprisonment...

4 Bangladeshis get five years’ imprisonment...

Africa

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The Nigerian trial court found them guilty in December 2015 of stealing 3,423.097 metric tons of crude...

Bangladeshi jailed for molesting 20-year-old...

Bangladeshi jailed for molesting 20-year-old...

Court

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Farhad admitted to two out of four charges of molesting the victim inside a lift in Rochor MRT station...

Ex-JMB chief to serve 7 years in...

Ex-JMB chief to serve 7 years in...

Court

Thu, May 25 2017

Judge KM Imrul Kayes gave the verdict Thursday afternoon

Real-life Aynabaji convict finally a...

Real-life Aynabaji convict finally a...

Crime

Wed, May 17 2017

One truck driver, seduced by money, agreed to serve the a life-term prison sentence of another man convicted...

Life imprisonment for Manikganj gang...

Life imprisonment for Manikganj gang...

Crime

Thu, May 4 2017

On May 6, 2003, Manik Mia and Abul Hossain abducted the victim while she was returning home with her...

Man gets life imprisonment for killing...

Man gets life imprisonment for killing...

Court

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Rangpur Special Judge Naresh Chandra Sarker gave the verdict Wednesday afternoon.

HC: Why no bail for 8 jailed for over...

HC: Why no bail for 8 jailed for over...

Court

Tue, Feb 14 2017

The High Court has issued a rule asking the authorities concerned as to why it should not grant bail...

High Court issues rule on prolonged...

High Court issues rule on prolonged...

Law & Rights

Sun, Nov 20 2016

The High Court issued a rule on Sunday asking the authorities concerned as to why it should not grant...

The curious case of Tahmid

The curious case of Tahmid

Aaqib Md Shatil , Aaqib Md Shatil

Thu, Oct 6 2016

Despite evidence to the contrary, many jumped to conclusions and presumed his guilt