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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...

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    426 Australian academicians demand Shahidul Alam’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on August 26, 2018

    Acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam’s immediate release has been demanded by 426 academicians and professional staff of Australian universities....

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    Hearing on Shahidul Alam's bail petiton Sept 11

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 01:05am on August 15, 2018

    Defense pleader of acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam on Tuesday filed a bail petition with metro sessions judge’s court in a case filed under Information and...

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    Govt fails to submit fresh report about Shahidul Alam to court

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:50pm on August 13, 2018

    The High Court Division’s directive to the home secretary to submit a fresh report to the chief metropolitan magistrate’s court in the capital on Monday...

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    Shahidul Alam sent to jail

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:30am on August 13, 2018

    A Dhaka metropolitan magistrate’s court on Sunday sent internationally acclaimed photographer and writer Shahidul Alam to jail after interrogation in police custody for seven days....