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    Punitive justice alone won’t end rape culture

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 19, 2021

    AS THE students of different schools and colleges in Dhaka are still protesting against the rape and murder of a fellow student on January 7,...

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    Three to die for Kakrail double murder

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 12:46pm on January 17, 2021

    Dhaka’s Additional Metropolitan Session Judge’s Court judge Md Rabiul Alam on Sunday sentenced three people to death in a case filed over killings of a...

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    Dinajpur child rape victim cries for justice

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:30am on December 26, 2020

    Only seven out of 24 witnesses were examined in the past three years in the much-talked about rape case of a five year-old girl at...

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    Judges’ lapses

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on December 21, 2020

    ‘LORD Woolf cannot quite make up his mind whether he is a liberal reformer or the shop steward for the only trade union in the...

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    Germany marks 75th anniv of Nuremberg trials

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:50pm on November 20, 2020

    Germany marks on Friday the 75th anniversary of the start of the Nuremberg trials, the watershed series of military tribunals intended to bring senior Nazi...

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    Majnu jailed for life for raping DU student

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 03:26pm on November 19, 2020

    The Dhaka Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal 7 on Thursday jailed lone accused Mohammad Majnu for life on charge of raping a female Dhaka University...

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    Jahangirnagar University biochemistry department demands justice

    JU correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on November 17, 2020

    The teachers, students and employees of biochemistry and molecular biology department of Jahangirnagar University have demanded justice for the department’s former student and senior assistant...

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    Justice for ASP Anisul demanded

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on November 14, 2020

    The present and former students of Jahangirnagar University have demanded justice in the killing of former JU student and Barishal senior assistant superintendent of police...

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    Man gets life imprisonment for raping minor girl

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 05:14pm on November 12, 2020

    A tribunal in Dhaka on Thursday sentenced a man to life term imprisonment for raping a four-year-old girl at Nawabganj in Dhaka in 2018. The...

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    Lynching is an affront to justice, rule of law

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2020

    CONTINUED incidents of lynching or mob violence points to a worrying law and order situation, poses a threat to the rule of law and threatens...