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    Photographers demand release of Shahidul Alam

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 17, 2018

    A group of photographers on Tuesday demanded immediate release of internationally acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam, who was arrested on August 5, holding up their cameras...

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    Movement to free Shahidul continues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on October 03, 2018

    The movement demanding the release of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam continued for two months after his arrest in Dhaka as his well-wishers held a rally...

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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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    At serial 354 of today’s list for hearing by vacation bench

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on September 24, 2018

    Detained internationally acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam’s bail application has been set at serial 354 in the list of matters to be heard by High Court...

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    Campaigners demand immediate release of Shahidul, others

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2018

    A cross section of people on Sunday demanded unconditional release and withdrawal of cases against acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam and all the detained, who joined...

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    Chomsky, Arundhati others reiterate demand for Shahidul Alam’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on September 09, 2018

    Five internationally celebrated intellectuals including American writer and philosopher Noam Chomsky and Indian writer Arundhati Roy once again urged the Bangladesh government to immediately release...

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    Egypt court hands five-year jail term to prominent photojournalist

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 04:22pm on September 08, 2018

    An Egyptian court on Saturday handed a five-year jail sentence to prominent photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, widely known as Shawkan, who...

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    Allegations against Shahidul Alam fabricated: friends

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on September 05, 2018

    Friends of Shahidul Alam on Tuesday said works of the noted photographer symbolised freedom of expression — a pillar of democracy....

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    British artists join fight for release of Shahidul Alam

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:49pm on September 02, 2018

    Leading British artists and curators have stepped up pressure on the Bangladeshi government to release the crusading photographer Shahidul Alam from jail in Dhaka, reports...

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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...