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    ‘They will rise’: Shahidul Alam replies to Arundhati Roy

    | Updated at 09:10pm on January 08, 2019

    Photographer Shahidul Alam replies to Indian writer Arundhati Roy’s letter to him, written on 15th November 2018, PEN International’s Day of the Imprisoned Writer. Coincidentally,...

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    Shahidul Alam worried over campaigns of Hizbut Tahrir

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 27, 2018

    Acclaimed photographer and activist Shahidul Alam said Wednesday that he was alarmed over campaigns of banned extremist outfit Hizbut Tahrir demanding withdrawal of case against...

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    Fundamental principles in a perpetual state of exception

    Oliur Sun | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    The exception is more interesting than the rule. The rule proves nothing; the exception proves everything....

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    Shahidul Alam warns Bangladesh at 'critical juncture'

    Agence France-Presse. Dhaka | Updated at 04:58pm on December 14, 2018

    Fresh from jail for dissent, and celebrated by Time magazine for fearless journalism, Shahidul Alam is not hiding as his native Bangladesh approaches an election...

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    Time’s Person of Year goes to journalists, including Bangladeshi Shahidul

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 04:31pm on December 12, 2018

    Time on Tuesday named a group of journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and two Reuters reporters imprisoned by Myanmar’s government, as ‘Person of...

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    Shahidul Alam freed on bail, finally

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on November 21, 2018

    Acclaimed photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam was freed on bail on Tuesday evening after spending 108 days in Dhaka Central Jail...

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    Shahidul Alam not released

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    A magistrate in the capital on Monday declined to issue the order to the jail authorities to release acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam even after receiving...

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    Shahidul gets bail at last 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:41pm on November 15, 2018

    The High Court on Thursday granted bail to acclaimed photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam who was arbitrarily detained since August 5.A case was filed...

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    HC defers Shahidul's bail hearing for 17th time

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on November 15, 2018

    The High Court Division on Wednesday put off hearing bail application of detained acclaimed photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam for the 17th time since...

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    Rights activists demand Shahidul Alam’s immediate release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on November 14, 2018

    Rights activists at a protest rally marking the hundredth day of arbitrary detention of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam said on Tuesday that the government design...