Shahidul Alam

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    UK MP Tulip urges Hasina to release Shahidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 29, 2018

    United Kingdom House of Commons member Tulip Siddiq has called on her aunt Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina to release arrested acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam....

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    CMM asks jail authorities to act according to jail code

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on August 28, 2018

    The Dhaka chief metropolitan magistrate on Monday directed the jail authorities to take steps according to the Jail Code regarding division 1 facilities wanted by...

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    Photo exhibition in Peru protesting at Shahidul Alam’s arrest

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:56pm on August 27, 2018

    Alta Tecnología Andina and Cultural Center Ricardo Palma have jointly organised a photography exhibition in Peru as a form of protests against the arrest of...

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    Amartya Sen extends support to Shahidul Alam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 27, 2018

    Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has extended his support to acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam who has been in prison since August 5 following his criticism of...

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    426 Australian academicians demand Shahidul Alam’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on August 26, 2018

    Acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam’s immediate release has been demanded by 426 academicians and professional staff of Australian universities....

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    Shahidul Alam needs immediate hospitalisation: family

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2018

    The family and a colleague of detained acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam have urged the government, specifically the jail authorities, to ensure his urgent medical treatment...

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    Shahidul Alam needs immediate treatment: family

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:32pm on August 22, 2018

    Detained internationally acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam needs immediate medical treatment as he is suffering from breathing difficulties and eyesight problems, and has pain in the...

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    81 int'l personalities demand release of Shahidul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 21, 2018

    Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, Indian scholars Binayak Sen, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak and 78 international personalities in an open letter on Monday demanded release of acclaimed...

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    Court rejects advance hearing petition of Shahidul Alam

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on August 20, 2018

    The Metropolitan Sessions Judge Court in Dhaka on Sunday rejected a petition of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam seeking to reschedule the hearing of his bail...

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    10 Nobel laureates demand release of Shahidul, others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on August 20, 2018

    Ten Nobel laureates and 13 other eminent international figures in a statement have urged immediate and unconditional release of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam and others...