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    ATU chief claims crossfire justified for justice

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:35am on February 18, 2020

    Anti-Terrorism Unit chief of police, additional inspector general Abul Kashem, said on Monday that if the law enforcement agencies used their force legally, killing people...

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    Justice for Felani still elusive

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 16, 2020

    IT HAS been nine years since India’s Border Security Force killed Felani Khatun in the Kurigram frontiers when she was crossing the border. It is...

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    US justice dept chief blasts Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:08am on February 15, 2020

    US attorney general Bill Barr on Thursday delivered a highly unusual public rebuke of Donald Trump, saying the president’s tweets were making his job at...

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    International justice versus Myanmar

    Jonathan Power | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2020

    Let’s cut to the chase — there is no question, no doubt, that the government of Myanmar and the army which controls it have committed...

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    Numbers of road accidents, fatalities shoot up in Bangladesh

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:21am on February 12, 2020

    Number of road accidents, fatalities and injuries increased ‘significantly’ in 2019 as the government consistently failed to bring order on roads while the families of...

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    No justice for Thakurgaon BGB shooting in sight

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

    No justice is yet in sight for the killing of three villagers by Border Guard Bangladesh in Thakurgaon on February 12, 2019. The National Human...

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    World must mobilise support to hold Myanmar to account

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 06, 2020

    THE International Criminal Court on Thursday authorised an investigation of allegations that Myanmar has committed crimes against humanity in its treatment of the Rohingyas. Fleeing...

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    The judiciary and justice dispensation

    Amir Mohammad Sayem | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2020

    THE judiciary, which is one of the three organs of a state, is a powerful weapon against injustice. The system of courts usually interprets and...

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    Justice Abu Sayeed’s 99th birth anniversary today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on January 31, 2020

    Today is the 99th birth anniversary of former president Justice Abu Sayeed Chowdhury. On this day in 1921, Abu Sayed was born at Nagbari in...

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    Male rape victims yet to see justice

    Tasmiah Nuhiya Ahmed | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2020

    THE crime of rape has increased significantly in recent times and the victims include both women and men. Despite the popular belief that men or...