Akram Hosen

February 16, 2017
February 16, 2017

Lost in the maze of misfortunes

Wanting relief from torture of his stepfather and freedom, the pre-teen boy left his village in Kishoreganj and came to Dhaka six

February 5, 2017
February 5, 2017

Kept in mortuary by two 'wives'

He died over two and a half years ago but his funeral has not been performed yet. His body is kept at the mortuary of Dhaka Medical College.

January 21, 2017
January 21, 2017

Looking for long lost father in Dhaka

Jamie Henshall, an Englishman, never heard from his Bangladeshi father since his parents parted ways in the 80's. Henshall was only two and a half years old then but now that he is going to...

November 18, 2016
November 18, 2016

Joy after 8 months of ordeal

Being locked inside a steel factory in Afghanistan's Herat city for almost a year, Ratan Mia and his 24 fellow Bangladeshi

November 16, 2016
November 16, 2016

Going blind doesn't worry him, losing his land does

With his left eye completely gone and reddish liquid oozing out all the time from the right, Dwijen can hardly make out the faces of people around him.

July 21, 2016
July 21, 2016

He went to Turkey on 'honeymoon'

The first man seen in a video released during the Eid holidays praising the Holey Artisan Bakery attack was identified by his friends and family members as Tahmid Rahman Safi.

June 12, 2016
June 12, 2016

Toiling for a mere living

A toothbrush, two shirts, a pair of trousers and a savings of Tk 465 are all that Russell has after four years of back-breaking labour at

February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016

Toiling away childhood

Only for a few hours on Friday mornings, Mizan and his brother Raihan were given time off work. They spent it playing cricket on the roof of Selim Super Market at Kaliganjbazar in Keraniganj.

October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015

He showed no remorse

Even after injuring four people by hitting two rickshaws with an SUV, all that the underage driver apparently cared about was “the stuff” he had kept in the vehicle.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

No probe report even after 2yrs

Even after two years into Jubo League leader Milky's murder, the investigators could not find out yet the masterminds behind the killing in Dhaka, leaving the family in utter despair and...