Ashutosh Sarkar

July 6, 2021
July 6, 2021

HC appoints 5 independent directors at Int’l Leasing

The High Court has appointed five independent directors to the much-talked about International Leasing and Financial Services for smoothly running operations as it had incurred a loss of around Tk...

July 1, 2021
July 1, 2021

HC may begin hearing soon in Gulshan attack case

The High Court is expected to start its hearing soon on the death reference and appeals of the Holey Artisan attack case, as the case paper book has already been prepared by the office concerned of...

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

It’s a case of suicide, not murder

The High Court yesterday acquitted a death-row prisoner convicted of killing his wife in Gournadi, Barishal, in 2010.

June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021

Distant dream becomes reality

Having gotten used to a hand-to-mouth existence, and at times even worse, Birangona Shila Guha could never imagine that she would have her own a house with running water and electricity.

June 20, 2021
June 20, 2021

Ashrayan-2 Project: 20 families now all smiles

Surobala Das, 60, a landless single mother of three from Brahmanbaria cannot believe her luck.

June 18, 2021
June 18, 2021

HC berates airline in full text of verdict

The High Court in full text of a verdict released on Wednesday blasted Etihad Airways for harassing two Bangladesh-born women at Abu Dhabi International Airport in June 2011.

June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021

Innocent in Jail for 5yrs: PBI IDs 7 cops responsible

A probe by the Police Bureau of Investigation (PBI) has found seven former officials of Pallabi Police Station responsible for wrongly arresting Md Arman, a technician from Mirpur’s Benarasi Palli,...

June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021

Rape at MC College: Principal, super negligent

Negligence of Sylhet’s Murari Chand College’s principal and hostel superintendent “crumbled” the right to life and personal liberty of the woman raped on campus, the High Court observed yesterday,...

May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021

Official Secrets Act: Goes against new laws, constitution

The Official Secrets Act, under which journalist Rozina Islam has been accused and sent to jail, directly contradicts the Right to Information Act, Public-interest Information Disclosure Act, and...

May 7, 2021
May 7, 2021

Wait for justice gets longer

Justice could not be delivered even 17 years after the grisly murder of Awami League lawmaker Ahsanullah Master as appeals in case are still now pending with the apex court.