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    Government must hack down political patronisation of crimes

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2019

    WITH the drive against illegal casinos and bars having run since September 18, the prime minister Sheikh Hasina coming to say in the parliament on...

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    SI suspended for assaulting teenage wife for bribe

    Our Correspondent . Bogra | Updated at 12:34am on November 06, 2019

    A sub-inspector of Gabtali police station in Bogura on Tuesday was suspended allegedly for assaulting a teenaged wife early Monday. The family of assaulted Monira...

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    Brazil in ‘civil war,’ says head of Congress’ pro-gun faction

    Agence France-Presse . Brasília, Brazil | Updated at 10:13pm on November 02, 2019

    Brazil is caught in a ‘civil war’ of crime and violence, the head of Congress’ pro-gun faction says, warning that ordinary Brazilians need to be...

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    13 countries cited for enabling impunity in journalist deaths

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:10am on October 30, 2019

    More than 200 killings of journalists are unsolved in 13 countries cited by a media watchdog group for enabling ‘impunity’ for the crimes. The Committee...

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    Uncle Toms

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2019

    THE issue of the silence of the Muslims of India on the travails of Kashmiri Muslims has been simmering ever since the Instrument of Accession...

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    Crime suspects awarded sensitive public works

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:06am on October 20, 2019

    The recent arrests of crime suspects, including leaders of the ruling party and pro-ruling party organisations doing business, have exposed that their companies were awarded...

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    Government must put in measures to stop public nuisance

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2019

    PUBLIC nuisance, an umbrella term that defines a wide range of minor crimes that threaten the health, morals, safety, comfort, convenience and welfare of a...

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    Not addressing minor crimes leads to serious crimes: Umme Wara

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on October 11, 2019

    Dhaka University criminology department assistant professor Umme Wara said that minor crimes which created public nuisances went unaddressed as severe crimes also failed...

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    NBR freezes bank accounts of Samrat, MP Shawon

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2019

    The National Board of Revenue on Tuesday took the decision to freeze the bank accounts of Nurunnabi Chowdhury Shawon, MP, Juba League Dhaka South City...

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    Stern actions would be taken against criminals: HM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:22am on September 24, 2019

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Monday said those who would commit crimes would face stern action and exemplary punishment for their misdeeds. ‘I am not...