Ashutosh Sarkar | The Daily Star
  • Ashutosh Sarkar

  • Jaha Alam case

    ACC still promoted eight investigators

    Even as Jaha Alam languished in jail for a crime he did not commit, eight of the 11 Anti-Corruption Commission officials whose faulty investigations led to his wrongful imprisonment were promoted and given more serious responsibilities.
  • In agony, they wait for JUSTICE

    With about 1,800 splinters in her body, including two in her brain, what Mahbuba Parvin wants is quick completion of all the procedures paving the way for execution of those involved in the August 21 grenade attacks in 2004.
  • Sirajganj Journalist Shimul murder

    22,000 cases for 7 judges

    Each judge of the Supreme Court’s Appellate Division is burdened with more than 3,140 cases on average as some 22,000 cases are pending with this court.
  • Little progress in bringing six fugitive killers back

    The extradition of six fugitive killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman sees little progress even a decade after trial proceedings of the assassination case were completed.
  • Sirajganj Journalist Shimul murder

    Special Laws: Goal of fast-track trial still unmet

    Justice is often delayed even in cases filed under some special laws because of non-implementation of relevant provisions for a speedy completion of the trials.