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    The accused must be interrogated at jail gate

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 24, 2019

    THE disappointment of lawyers and right activists with the discriminatory exercise of powers by judicial magistrates allowing some arrested crime suspects to be interrogated at...

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    Iran announces arrests, death sentences as CIA spy ring busted

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Iran arrested 17 suspects and sentenced some to death after dismantling a CIA spy ring, an official said Monday, as tensions soar between the Islamic...

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    Rifat murder smokescreen and a fair chance to stand trial

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    THE arrest of Aysha Siddika, widow of Rifat Sharif who was hacked to death by four people in Barguna, on July 16 and her being...

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    Ex-Pak PM Abbasi arrested

    Reuters . Lahore | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    Pakistan’s anti-corruption agency arrested former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday, prompting opposition accusations that the government was trying to silence...

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    Widow Minni arrested after daylong interrogation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:19pm on July 16, 2019

    Barguna Police on Tuesday arrested Aysha Siddika Minni, widow of Rifat Sharif who was hacked to death in front of her in Barguna district town on...

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    Four theft suspects held with gold, money

    Our Correspondent . Jashore | Updated at 02:41am on July 14, 2019

    The DB police arrested four suspected thieves and seized 3 bhoris of gold ornaments and Tk 1,50,000 in several raids conducted after a theft at a...

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    Chuadanga ‘rape accused’ held in Jashore

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 02:30am on July 14, 2019

    Police arrested a man suspected of raping a six-year-old girl in Chuadanga at Nowali of Jhikargachha in Jashore early Saturday. The arrested man was identified...

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    No protective gear for suspects raises question

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:36am on July 14, 2019

    Law enforcers produce crime suspects in protective gear before the press and in courts but do not do so when they take out the suspects...

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    Five held for spreading rumour over Padma Bridge

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on July 13, 2019

    Rapid Action Battalion has arrested five people for allegedly spreading rumour about the Padma Bridge construction. The arrestees were Shahidul Islam, 25, a resident of...

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    Early steps needed to arrest onion, garlic prices

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    Prices of onion shot up to Tk 50 a kilogram in the capital city in two days because of a sharp increase in wholesale prices....