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    Jail authorities on high alert

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:54am on September 16, 2020

    The prisons department has alerted all of its facilities across the country over the threats of possible jailbreak and the snatching away of extremist inmates....

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    Jail authorities on high alert after threats of prison break

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 09:52am on September 15, 2020

    All the prisons across the country have been put on high alert after some unidentified miscreants issued threats to take away militant prisoners from jails....

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    Govt body to quiz Pradeep, Liyakat, Nanda today at jail

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:05am on August 17, 2020

    The government-instituted high-powered inquiry committee is set to interrogate today the prime suspects over the shooting death of retired major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan in...

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    Journalist Faridul in jail for 11 months for reporting on OC Pradeep’s misdeeds: family

    Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar and Tapos Kanti Das in Dhaka | Updated at 11:13pm on August 16, 2020

    Journalist Faridul Mostafa has been languishing in Cox’s Bazar jail in poor health for the last 11 months after he was arrested in September past...

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    Jail authorities suspend two more guards for negligence

    United News of Bangladesh . Gazipur | Updated at 11:57am on August 09, 2020

    The authorities of Kashimpur Central Jail has suspended two more jail guards on Saturday for their negligence after a prisoner was found missing in the...

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    Proposal to commute life sentences of 1,450 sent to law ministry

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:52am on July 28, 2020

    The long-awaited proposal from the jail authorities to release 1,450 people after commuting their life sentences as they have spent 20 years in jail now...

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    First prisons officer dies of COVID-19

    M  Moneruzzaman | Updated at 03:17pm on July 26, 2020

    Mymensingh Central Jail’s senior superintendent Abu Zahid died of COVID-19 on Sunday afternoon. Inspector general of prisons AKM Mustafa Kamal Pasha told New Age that...

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    Moyur-2 owner sent to jail

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:41am on July 13, 2020

    The owner of Moyur-2 launch that rammed and drowned ML Morning Bird, killing its 34 passengers, on June 29 was sent to jail today after...

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    Over 33,000 prisoners get bail, jails free 29,692

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:50am on June 13, 2020

    Poor hardly have any access to online courts for seeking bail although the courts have granted bails to 33,155 detained people since the inception of...

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    Chief justice asks magistrates to hear remand pleas online

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:48am on June 08, 2020

    Chief justice Syed Mahmud Hossain on Sunday in a fresh directive to the online magistrate courts said that interrogation prayers could be heard if the...