Muktadir Rashid

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    Makeshift sheds proposed as jails overcrowded

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:31pm on August 20, 2018

    The prison authority has proposed construction of makeshift sheds in prisons to accommodate increasing inmates that has aggravated the situation in the 68 jails in...

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    Trials in final stage

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:26pm on August 19, 2018

    The trial of two cases for the August 21, 2004 grenade attack on an Awami League rally is in the final stage while the prosecution...

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    No case filed, none held for attack on journalists

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 02:25am on August 18, 2018

    No case has yet been filed and none has been arrested or interrogated for the attack on journalists, mainly photojournalists, while covering student protests for...

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    Protesters on the run fearing arrest

    Muktadir Rashid and Arifur Rahman | Updated at 02:00am on August 16, 2018

    Most of the leaders of Bangladesh General Students’ Rights Protection Council are now on the run fearing arrest and disappearance for supporting the latest student...

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    Quota reform protesters tortured in custody: families, lawyers

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:02am on August 08, 2018

    At least six protesters for reform of quota in public service recruitment continued languishing in jail and they were tortured in police custody, said thir...

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    Violence surges as protests on

    Tapos Kanti Das, Muktadir Rashid and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 02:50am on August 06, 2018

    Violence surged in Dhaka on the eighth straight day of the school and college students’ protests for road safety on Sunday as activists of ruling...

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    Protests continue amid attacks

    Tapos Kanti Das, Rashad Ahamad and Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 02:50am on August 05, 2018

    School and college students, mostly teenagers, continued protests for road safety for the seventh straight day on Saturday amid attacks on them in Dhaka and...

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    Pigeon held with drugs in Faridpur jail

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 02:58am on July 31, 2018

    Once in the ancient world, pigeons used to carry messages from one place to another but in recent years, pigeons were captured in Costa Rica...

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    Bangladeshi Hajj agencies' irregularities irk KSA

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:25am on July 28, 2018

    Saudi Hajj and umrah ministry has vented annoyance that seven private travel operators from Bangladesh caused trouble to several hundred pilgrims on their arrivals in...

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    Gang posing as EC officials collect fingerprints in Naogaon

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:37am on July 26, 2018

    A group of people impersonating Election Commission officials have collected fingerprints from people at places in Naogan, causing security threat to the biometric security features....