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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...

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    Border crimes in focus

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:23am on January 06, 2020

    A five-day top-level border security conference between Bangladesh and Myanmar began in Dhaka on Sunday with a focus on tackling drugs and arms trading and...

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    BSMRMU holds session on maritime crime and security

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on December 09, 2019

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University organised a special session on Maritime Crime and Security at a seminar held at Daffodil International University in...