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PM Hasina hands over gratis visa to...

PM Hasina hands over gratis visa to...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Lucy Helen Frances Holt, a British citizen who has been living in Bangladesh for the last 58 years, wishes...

Khaleda: At worst, they could put me...

Khaleda: At worst, they could put me...

Politics

Sat, Feb 3 2018

'Nevertheless, this government won’t be able to harm our party, leaders and activists, as the foundation...

Briton gets 43-year jail for running...

Briton gets 43-year jail for running...

Europe

Fri, Feb 2 2018

The Woolwich Crown Court judge says Darren Osborne will pose a risk to the public perhaps for the rest...

Militants from different outfits imprisoned...

Militants from different outfits imprisoned...

Crime

Sun, Jan 21 2018

According to the police chief of prisons, 600 militants are imprisoned in 68 jails across the...

Truck driver lands in jail over death...

Truck driver lands in jail over death...

Nation

Tue, Jan 16 2018

At least 13 people were killed in the accident in Damurhuda upazila on March 26, 2016

Agora chairman gets bail hours after...

Agora chairman gets bail hours after...

Court

Thu, Dec 28 2017

Niaz Rahim was jailed for one year each in two cases filed nine years ago for selling adulterated...

Narayanganj shows the way in prisoner...

Narayanganj shows the way in prisoner...

Editorial

Thu, Dec 28 2017

Vocational programs like these can contribute directly to the economy by putting idle labour to productive...

BCB boss Nazmul pledges support for...

BCB boss Nazmul pledges support for...

Other Sports

Tue, Nov 21 2017

The BCB boss Nazmul Hasan promised to extend their supporting hand for the development of the country's...

Myanmar jails filming crew for 2 months...

Myanmar jails filming crew for 2 months...

World

Sat, Nov 11 2017

The team was working for Turkish state broadcaster TRT, who said the crew wanted to film the parliament...

A sentence long overdue

A sentence long overdue

Editorial

Mon, Oct 30 2017

This verdict sends a strong and important message, that even if there is a delay, justice will...

Madrasa teacher lands in jail for molesting...

Madrasa teacher lands in jail for molesting...

Nation

Thu, Sep 21 2017

The man molested the boy after confining him in a room of the madrasa around 4pm on September 15

Ruling party MP's nephew lands in...

Ruling party MP's nephew lands in...

Crime

Fri, Sep 8 2017

Members of the Detective Branch (DB) recovered 40 bottles of phensedyl from Nayan's office during a drive...

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...

164 Bangladeshi children in West Bengal...

164 Bangladeshi children in West Bengal...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 24 2017

Unlike Indian prisoners, as Bangladeshi inmates have no place to leave their children, they bring their...

Bangladeshi jailed for raping Chinese...

Bangladeshi jailed for raping Chinese...

Court

Fri, May 19 2017

The court also ordered 24 strokes of the cane

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...

Court sends teenager to jail for raping...

Court sends teenager to jail for raping...

Nation

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Physical condition of the girl is improving upon receiving treatment

General prisoners to be allowed phone...

General prisoners to be allowed phone...

Crime

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Prison authorities are looking to bring about massive changes, including allowing general prisoners to...

Shimul murder: Mayor Miru, 5 others...

Shimul murder: Mayor Miru, 5 others...

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 18 2017

A Sirajganj court has sent Halimul Haque Miru and six others to jail on completion of their five-day...

Court sends Arafat to jail rejecting...

Court sends Arafat to jail rejecting...

Crime

Sun, Feb 12 2017

A Dhaka court has sent cricketer Arafat Sunny to jail declining appeals for both a fresh remand and bail...

Court sends BCL leaders to jail over...

Court sends BCL leaders to jail over...

Court

Thu, Feb 9 2017

A Dhaka court has sent two former leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League to jail in an attempted murder...