Muntakim Saad | The Daily Star
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  • That ‘48 hours’ never ended

    48 hours. This was exactly the timeframe the then home minister Sahara Khatun had announced to catch the killers of journalist couple, Sagar Sarowar and Meherun Runi, hours after the gruesome murder in 2012.
  • Border Killings by BSF: 43 Bangladeshis killed this year

    There has been a sharp rise in border killings as 43 Bangladeshis were either shot dead or tortured to death this year by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF), according to Ain o Salish Kendra data.
  • Luxury at the expense of students’ cause

    The Jahangirnagar University authorities have spent more than Tk 84 lakh to decorate the new luxurious office of Vice Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam, taking the money from funds meant for student welfare, research and development of the departments.
  • Requiem for dreams

    With burns all over his body, 20-year-old Mehedi Hasan kept asking his sister whether he would be able to attend yesterday’s college entrance exams.
  • Stamford University student Rumpa's death

    Rumpa’s Death: Cops work on clues to solve mystery

    Footprints on the edge of a building’s roof and a pair of sandals found near the body.