Shahidul Alam

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    Shahidul shortlisted for Prix Pictet Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on July 09, 2019

    Internationally acclaimed Bangladeshi photographer, activist and founder of Drik and Pathshala South Asian Media Institute, Shahidul Alam has been selected as one of the 12...

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    Shahidul Alam receives ICP Infinity Award

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:10pm on April 03, 2019

    Acclaimed photographer and activist Shahidul Alam, whose arrest in 2018 drew world-wide criticism, on Tuesday received the prestigious Infinity Award, given by the International Center...

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    Govt seeks stay on HC’s stay on probes against Shahidul Alam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on March 21, 2019

    The government on Wednesday sought the Appellate Division’s permission to appeal against the High Court Division’s stay on the Detective Branch’s probes against social activist...

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    HC stays probes against Shahidul Alam

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 03:47pm on March 14, 2019

    The High Court Division on Thursday stayed for three months probes against social activist and acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam by the Detective Branch in a...

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    High Court calls for Shahidul Alam’s case records today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 14, 2019

    The High Court on Wednesday asked the Dhaka chief metropolitan magistrate to send to it by 10:00am today the records of the case filed against...

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    Arundhati, Alam and the Awami League

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    THE Arundhati Roy episode shows the confusion that is in the state order and disorder management system. The permission to Arundhuti Roy at an event...

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    Democracy reduced to elections: Arundhati

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:59pm on March 05, 2019

    Democracy has been reduced to elections in this part of the world, said eminent Indian writer and activist Arundhati Roy at a talk at MIDAS...

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    Shahidul Alam challenges legality of suing him under ICT Act

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on March 04, 2019

    Acclaimed photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam on Sunday filed a writ petition challenging the legality of the Detective Branch investigating allegations against him under...

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    Chobi Mela X kicks off

    Monwarul Islam and Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 03:36pm on February 28, 2019

    The tenth edition of Chobi Mela, an international photography festival, kicked off amid festivity and enthusiasm at a number of venues in the...

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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,...