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    PM inaugurates five jail buildings

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:12am on November 02, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday inaugurated five new buildings in jails increasing accommodation capacities by 2,036 inmates in the prisons that were now accommodating...

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    BNP shocked at enhanced sentencing against Khaleda

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on October 31, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday expressed shock at the High Court verdict enhancing punishment of the party’s chairperson Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust...

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    Ctg jailor suspended, sent to jail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on October 28, 2018

    Jail authorities suspended Chittagong Central Jail’s jailor Md Sohel Rana Biswas on Saturday, a day after he was arrested with a huge amount of cash...

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    Three BCL men in jail for mugging at DU

    Our Correspondent . Dhaka University | Updated at 08:47pm on October 25, 2018

    A Dhaka court has sent three activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League to jail on charge of mugging on Dhaka University campus. The three were produced...

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    Khaleda shifted to BSMMU from jail

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 01:04pm on October 06, 2018

    The jailed Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia was admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital on Saturday after languishing nine months at the...

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    Govt again appeals for stay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on September 25, 2018

    The government on Monday again appealed to stay a High Court Division order that had granted division I jail facilities to detained acclaimed photographer Shahidul...

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    CU teacher jailed for derogatory remarks against PM

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    A Chattogram court ordered to send a Chittagong University teacher to jail after completing bail term on charge of making derogatory comments about the prime...

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    Criteria for Division I irrational, discriminatory: eminent citizens

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:51am on September 23, 2018

    Eminent citizens have described the criteria stipulated in the Jail Code for classifying Division I prisoners as irrational and discriminatory as respected citizens in the society...

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    Sinha’s remarks clear govt jailed Khaleda influencing judiciary at gunpoint: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:05am on September 21, 2018

    Former chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha’s comment had made it clear that the government sent Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia to prison implicating her...

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    Ex-columnist jailed for abusive posts about Suu Kyi

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on September 20, 2018

    A former columnist for state media has been jailed for seven years for ‘abusive’ Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a court...