August 6, 2021
August 6, 2021

‘He seems like a made-up person’

The High Court yesterday summoned one Md Shahidul Islam Liton, who filed a writ petition with this court challenging the transfer of an Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) official, Md Sharif Uddin,...

July 31, 2021
July 31, 2021

Let victims’ voices lead the way

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Bangladesh yesterday called for a joint effort to battle the heinous crime in trafficking in persons so that it can be eradicated from Bangladesh...

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons: Trapped in Kurdistan

The horrifying tales of Bangladeshi women being trafficked, more often than not, take place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

Irregular Migration: Over 62,000 Bangladeshis entered Europe last decade

As many as 62,583 Bangladeshis entered Europe irregularly using nine different routes in over a decade since 2009, Brac Migration Programme has revealed. 

July 29, 2021
July 29, 2021

Corruption Allegations: BFIU seeks Sayeed Khokon’s bank account details

Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit yesterday asked banks to provide detailed information of accounts and transactions of Sayeed Khokon, former mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation.

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Human Trafficking Case: SC stays Azam Khan’s bail

The Supreme Court yesterday stayed for six weeks a High Court order that granted bail to Md Azam Khan, an alleged ringleader of a human trafficking gang, in a case filed for human trafficking to...

July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

Campaign against trafficking launched

Bangladesh UN Network on Migration has launched an eight-day social media campaign from Saturday to promote activities against and increase awareness on human trafficking through online platforms,...

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

Built to crumble

It began with two things -- good intentions and a plan flawed to the core.

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

HC questions bail of 7 former engrs

The High Court yesterday questioned the lower court orders that granted bail to seven former engineers of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Pabna.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Crimes behind Brahman cows

Import ban, so what? There are ways to sneak those in, through the country’s main airport even.