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Jailed Reuters reporters wait for Myanmar...

Jailed Reuters reporters wait for Myanmar...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 27 2019

Reporters Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, have been behind bars for 15 months since their arrest in...

Myanmar court jails Rakhine leader for...

Myanmar court jails Rakhine leader for...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 19 2019

Security forces tried to calm hundreds of supporters outside the court in Rakhine state capital Sittwe...

Hero Alom lands in jail in domestic...

Hero Alom lands in jail in domestic...

Court

Thu, Mar 7 2019

His wife was hospitalized after the incident at the Bogra home on Tuesday night

Emotional homecoming for Jahalam

Emotional homecoming for Jahalam

Nation

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The 32-year-old from Tangail was wrongly accused and jailed in corruption cases for the past three...

Tokyo court decides not to extend Ghosn's...

Tokyo court decides not to extend Ghosn's...

World

Thu, Dec 20 2018

The Tokyo District Court said it also decided against extending detention for Greg Kelly

Lovestruck Indian jailed in Pakistan...

Lovestruck Indian jailed in Pakistan...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 19 2018

Hamid Nehal Ansari illegally crossed into Pakistan from Afghanistan in 2012, and was convicted for spying...

Court rejects Viqarunnisa teacher’s...

Court rejects Viqarunnisa teacher’s...

Court

Thu, Dec 6 2018

Hasna Hena was arrested by the Detective Branch (DB) of police in Dhaka’s Uttara on Wednesday

HC asks why Mainul not transferred to...

HC asks why Mainul not transferred to...

Court

Sun, Nov 11 2018

The concerned authorities have been directed to produce adequate explanation within a week

Draft law cleared with jail time for...

Draft law cleared with jail time for...

Government Affairs

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The aim of the Broadcast Law 2018 is to bring discipline in broadcast media, says the Cabinet...

The Bangladeshi woman who married Britain’s...

The Bangladeshi woman who married Britain’s...

D2

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Charles Bronson is known in the British media as the 'most violent prisoner in Britain'

Bismillah Towels MD, 9 others get 10...

Bismillah Towels MD, 9 others get 10...

Court

Tue, Sep 11 2018

On November 3, 2013, Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director Iqbal Hossain filed a case with the New...

Pakistani jailer remembers incarcerated...

Pakistani jailer remembers incarcerated...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 15 2018

An account of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s time spent in prison

43% of all inmates are accused in drugs...

43% of all inmates are accused in drugs...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 20 2018

The jails are made for 36,614 prisoners but close to 89,000 are crammed in

3 quota reform leaders sent to jail...

3 quota reform leaders sent to jail...

Court

Tue, Jul 3 2018

Detective Branch produced Faruk Hasan, Toriqul Islam and Jasim Uddin before the court on Tuesday

TV-less Argentine prisoners go on hunger...

TV-less Argentine prisoners go on hunger...

Fifa World Cup 2018

Wed, Jun 13 2018

The nine inmates also filed a legal suit to assert their rights. The cable system, located in a common...

Drug dealers prefer jail to death amidst...

Drug dealers prefer jail to death amidst...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 4 2018

The drives have apparently spread panic among drug dealers

The bottle of phensedyl that launched...

The bottle of phensedyl that launched...

Court

Sun, Jun 3 2018

It is one thing to be convicted as a criminal through due process and sent

BSTI law to be overhauled; draft...

BSTI law to be overhauled; draft...

Statecraft

Mon, May 28 2018

The Cabinet on Monday approved the draft of "The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution...

Khaleda Zia's first iftar in jail with...

Khaleda Zia's first iftar in jail with...

Dhaka

Fri, May 18 2018

The chair of the chief guest of the program was kept vacant as Khaleda was not there

Tangail MP Rana sent to jail after remand...

Tangail MP Rana sent to jail after remand...

Court

Mon, May 14 2018

The Awami League lawmaker has provided some crucial information about the murders during interrogation,...

Obaidul Quader: Chhatra League will...

Obaidul Quader: Chhatra League will...

Politics

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The Dhaka University unit of the ruling party student wing holds its council.