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High Court seeks report on facilities...

HC seeks report on facilities for death...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 31 2021

There are 1,987 death row convicts in different jails across the country

High Court asks government to appoint...

HC to govt: Appoint 29 prison doctors...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 21 2021

In the overflowing jails of Bangladesh, inmates seldom receive adequate medical attention

High Court seeks report on facilities...

High Court seeks report on facilities...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 20 2021

The condition in jails has changed a lot with time as inmates can buy food from the canteen, and can...

High Court: Introduce biometric registration...

HC: Introduce biometric registration...

Court

Thu, Sep 9 2021

It has also suggested maintaining a database with mugshots of suspects after arrest 

Former colonel Shahid, wife sentenced...

Ex-colonel Shahid, wife get 10 years...

Court

Wed, Sep 1 2021

Colonel Shahid Uddin has been accused in at least five other cases

Undertrial female prisoner dies in...

Undertrial female prisoner dies in...

Nation

Fri, Aug 13 2021

She had complained of having breathing issues and had a fever

What is causing prison overcrowding...

What is causing prison overcrowding...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Bangladesh is among the top 3 countries of the world with the highest proportion of pre-trial/remand...

5 JMB men get 15 years in jail in...

5 JMB men get 15 years in jail in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 17 2021

The militants were also slapped with a Tk15,000 fine each and failure to pay will result in 18 more months...

Eight Bangladeshis return home from...

Eight Bangladeshis return home from...

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 25 2020

The Bangladeshis were working in an Omani fishing boat and the Coast Guard of Pakistan detained them...

California inmates paid millions in...

California inmates paid $140m in pandemic...

North America

Wed, Nov 25 2020

More than $420,000 alone was paid to some 130 death row inmates

Now Momena stabs fellow prisoner

Now Momena stabs fellow prisoner

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The Bangladesh student has been serving a 42-year jail sentence for stabbing her local landlord

Heightened security in prisons after...

Jailbreak threats lead to security...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Prisons across the country ordered to form strike forces, and keep a close watch on militants, top terrorists...

OP-ED: Could prisons be run by the private...

OP-ED: Could prisons be run by the private...

Wasif Jamal Khan

Tue, Sep 1 2020

Private prisons may run profits, but the question of morality remains

Op-Ed: In lunar light, at Bangabandhu’s...

Op-Ed: In lunar light, at Bangabandhu’s...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The enduring image of the Father of the Nation

Can prisons be turned into

Can prisons be turned into

Azfar Aziz

Tue, May 19 2020

Fighting crime with education

Three more Covid-19 infections in...

Three more Covid-19 infections in...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 8 2020

They include a doctor at the Brahmanbaria jail

Coronavirus: 2 more prison guards test...

Coronavirus: 2 more prison guards test...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 4 2020

According to sources, at least 39 prison guards, 36 prisoners and an official of the Department of Prisons...

Jailer arrested with yaba in Comilla...

Jailer arrested with yaba in Comilla...

Nation

Mon, Apr 6 2020

Jail authorities found 524 yaba tablets in his possession

Award-winning Iranian film-maker summoned...

Award-winning Iranian film-maker summoned...

Showtime

Fri, Mar 6 2020

Rasoulof received an order via text message on Wednesday to appear and start serving his sentence, his...

HC orders DGHS to appoint 117 doctors...

HC orders DGHS to appoint 117 doctors...

Court

Wed, Jan 29 2020

The High Court bench of Justice FRM Nazmul Ahsan and Justice KM Kamrul Kader passed the order

Three get life in prison for journalist...

Three get life in prison for journalist...

Court

Mon, Sep 23 2019

The convicts are Farid Miah, Badshah Miah, Rahul Miah, all hailing from Sataihal village of