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    Wife, mother-in-law sued over death of journalist Nannu

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:33pm on June 29, 2020

    A murder case has been filed against daily Jugantor journalist Moazzem Hossain Nannu’s wife and mother-in-law over his death in fire incident more than two...

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    Three killed in Britain stabbing rampage

    Agence France-Presse . Reading, United Kingdom | Updated at 10:50am on June 21, 2020

    Three people were killed and three seriously injured when an assailant went on a stabbing rampage in a park filled with people relaxing in the...

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    UN warns of risks for trafficking victims

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 11:43pm on May 06, 2020

    The UN’s Office on Drugs and Crime on Wednesday warned of increased risks to human trafficking victims due to the coronavirus crisis with people more...

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    University student killed by ‘rival’ in Jhenaidah

    IU Correspondent . Kushtia | Updated at 03:46pm on April 29, 2020

    A university student was killed allegedly by his rival in Sheikhpara area of Shailakupa upazila in Jhenaidah early Wednesday.The deceased was Arafat Rahman, 23, son...

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    Saudi Arabia eliminates death penalty for minors

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 11:10pm on April 27, 2020

    Saudi Arabia on Sunday ended the death penalty for crimes committed by minors after effectively abolishing floggings as the kingdom seeks to blunt criticism over...

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    Four of a family including Indonesian woman found dead in Gazipur

    Mohammad Ali Zheelon . Gazipur | Updated at 06:25pm on April 23, 2020

    The throat-slit bodies of four members of a Malaysian expatriate’s family were found at their residence in Zainabazar area of Shreepur in Gazipur Thursday afternoon....

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    Process to release inmates halted

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:26am on April 22, 2020

    The process to release 1,450-lifeterm servers who spent 20 years in jails has been halted after the prime minister directed the authorities two weeks ago...

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    Bensouda’s investigative mission

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 10:20pm on March 10, 2020

    IT SEEMED an unlikely prospect. The International Criminal Court has tended to find itself accused of chasing up the inhumane rogues of Africa rather than...

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    Watchdog sanctions Iran over lax terror financing

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:56pm on February 22, 2020

    A multinational financial crimes watchdog on Friday faulted Iran for not doing enough to counter a ‘terrorist financing risk’ and announced the reinstatement of punitive...

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    BGB develops app for citizens to curb border crimes

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:33am on January 16, 2020

    Border Guards Bangladesh has developed a mobile app, named ‘Report to BGB’, which will help them prevent border crimes with the information provided to them...