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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...

Poachers sentenced to six-month...

Poachers sentenced to six-month...

Crime

Thu, Feb 2 2017

A mobile court sentenced six-month jail to two poachers at Tanguar Haor in Sunamganj on Thursday.

Ershad on Khaleda: I am waiting to see...

Ershad on Khaleda: I am waiting to see...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Claiming that he was harassed by a series of false cases during the tenure of her BNP government, Jatiya...

Indian trespassers languish in jail...

Indian trespassers languish in jail...

Crime

Sun, Jan 8 2017

An Indian family has yet to be released from prison in Moulvibazar even though their sentence for illegally...

‘Hasina aunty, please bring my father...

‘Hasina aunty, please bring my father...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 5 2016

The six-year old boy was crying over his father’s disappearance at a press conference thronged by mournful...

Two JMB men get 20 years...

Two JMB men get 20 years...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

A Chapainawabganj court on Wednesday sentenced two members of the banned militant outfit Jamaa'tul Mujaheedin...

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...

24 went on to 40 in jail without...

24 went on to 40 in jail without...

Law & Rights

Tue, Nov 8 2016

A man languishing in jail for 16 years waiting for trial finally received bail from the High Court on...

12 fishermen jailed for defying hilsa...

12 fishermen jailed for defying hilsa...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 12 2016

A mobile court in Barguna has jailed 12 fishermen to one month for defying a ban on catching hilsa on...