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Khaleda gets to keep her domestic help...

Khaleda gets to keep her domestic help...

Politics

Mon, Feb 12 2018

The request was made on Thursday, but it was approved on Sunday along with the division status

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...

While political prisoners released,...

While political prisoners released,...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Former President Barack Obama announced the lifting of US sanctions in October 2016, citing the release...

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...

British-Bangladeshi IS fugitive claims...

British-Bangladeshi IS fugitive claims...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Samiun complained that five guards stripped him naked and touched his genitals while laughing

Wedding party lands chopper in Kashimpur...

Wedding party lands chopper in Kashimpur...

Nation

Thu, Aug 10 2017

The wedding party was detained by the prison guards and interrogated

No female prisoner executed in...

No female prisoner executed in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 10 2017

The only known execution of a woman in this region took place in 1937 in Sylhet

Dhaka seeks consular access to Bangladeshi...

Dhaka seeks consular access to Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jun 9 2017

The Bangladeshi nationals who are still in jail were detained for illegally entering Assam.

A home behind bars

A home behind bars

Ikhtiyar Aslanov

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Dhaka hosts the 4th Asia-Pacific Regional Correctional Managers’ Conference

When a child is wrongfully accused

When a child is wrongfully accused

Editorial

Sat, May 20 2017

Ultimately, it is a failure of the system to give these children a fair chance, and a good

Over 70 escape in second Congo prison...

Over 70 escape in second Congo prison...

World

Fri, May 19 2017

'When the guard went to inform the police, he left the door open, which allowed them to escape'

Malaysia rights panel disturbed over...

Malaysia rights panel disturbed over...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Former detainees, government agencies and rights groups have told Reuters of grim living conditions in...

Gunmen kill seven in Sri Lanka prison...

Gunmen kill seven in Sri Lanka prison...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 27 2017

Police said Monday's bus ambush was the deadliest gang-related attack in Sri Lanka in living memory

Need drugs in jail? Try using a...

Need drugs in jail? Try using a...

Europe

Tue, Aug 23 2016

Police said on Monday they recovered two drones carrying mobile phones and drugs near London’s Pentonville...