Shariful Islam | The Daily Star
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  • 21 August Attack: Justice in sight after 14 years

    With over 300 splinters inside his body, all Suranjit Sengupta wanted until his death was justice for the August 21 grenade attack. "I want justice," said the Awami League leader in tears while testifying before a court in 2015, eleven years after the attack on an AL rally that left 24 people killed and over 300 wounded.
  • JMB raising funds thru' robbery

    Banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh, which remained below law enforcers' radar for many years, has lately been gathering strength through collecting funds mainly by robbery, counterterrorism officers said.
  • Anti-terror unit of police awaits rules

    The newly formed Anti-Terrorism Unit is expected to start operation within months with a countrywide mandate, using most of the
  • Police need to serve people better

    Outgoing Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque has said police need to improve the quality of service in line with the expectations of the people.
  • Sonic Device for Crowd Control: Too much for human ear

    The controversial sonic device procured recently by the police to disperse protesters has the potential to damage nerve system of ears for good, according to doctors and records.