Ashutosh Sarkar

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.

April 28, 2021
April 28, 2021

Free legal help for the helpless

It has been a long and agonising wait for Sheikh Zahid.

April 17, 2021
April 17, 2021

Nine years gone, still no word on Ilias Ali

Nine years have passed since former BNP lawmaker M Ilias Ali and his driver Ansar disappeared from the capital, but their families are still waiting anxiously for their return home.

April 14, 2021
April 14, 2021

Two decades gone by, yet no closure

Twenty years on from the 2001 Ramna Batamul bomb blasts which killed ten people at Pahela Baishakh celebrations, justice is yet to be delivered to the family members of the victims as the appeals...

April 5, 2021
April 5, 2021

Graft Suspects: They’ve right to move freely, go abroad

The High Court has observed that restricting or interfering with citizen’s free movement because of “arbitrary or whimsical desires” of the government or state authorities is unconstitutional.