Banani rape case

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

Shafat, 4 others indicted in Banani double rape case

Five accused including Ahmed Shafat and his aide Nayeem Ashraf are indicted on charge of raping two university students at a Banani hotel in Dhaka.

July 7, 2017
July 7, 2017

‘Rape’ in Banani: Ivan on 4-day remand

A Dhaka court places Bahauddin Ivan on a four-day remand in connection with a case filed for raping college student in Dhaka’s Banani area.

June 19, 2017
June 19, 2017

Banani rape indictment hearing Jul 9

The indictment hearing of sensational Banani twin rape case has been set to begin on July 9.

June 13, 2017
June 13, 2017

Banani rape: Indictment hearing Jun 19

The indictment hearing of Banani twin rape case, the sensational incident that stirred the nation and sparked widespread protest, is set for June 19.

June 6, 2017
June 6, 2017

Body formed to decide whether gold of Apan Jewellers’ customers returnable

Amid complaints from several customers that they lost their money by ordering ornaments from Apan Jewellers, Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) forms a five member body to look into whether their gold is returnable.

May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017

Why rape victims stay silent

From the outdated legal concepts under which cases of rape are tried in court, the “medical” tests that are required for proving rape, to the institutions which are supposed to stand by the survivor, it is not surprising that many women are scared or traumatised to even report incidents of sexual violence.

May 22, 2017
May 22, 2017

Banani rape: ‘No major fault of cops found’

Probe did not find any major fault of the policemen at Banani police in connection to recording case of the twin rape incident, Dhaka’s police chief has said.

May 22, 2017
May 22, 2017

Raintree owner has to appear at CIID office tomorrow: SC

The Raintree hotel owner will have to appear before Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) office tomorrow as Supreme Court has stayed a High Court order that halted the summons order.