death penalty

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

Security beefed up at Dhaka jail

Security in and around the Dhaka Central Jail, where death row war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami has been kept, was strengthened this afternoon.

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

Verdict read out to Nizami

Hours after Supreme Court released its full verdict dismissing condemned war criminal Nizami’s review plea, authorities of Dhaka jail, where he had been kept, reads out the verdict to him.

May 6, 2016
May 6, 2016

‘Nizami’s death penalty execution after all legal procedure’

The death sentence of condemned war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami will be executed after maintaining all legal procedure, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan says.

May 3, 2016
May 3, 2016

War crimes: Death for 4 Kishoreganj Razakars

A special tribunal in Dhaka hands death penalty to four Razakars of Kishoreganj convicted of committing war crimes in 1971. One has been handed jail until death.

March 29, 2016
March 29, 2016

Condemned Nizami seeks review of SC verdict

Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Motiur Rahmnan Nizami seeks review of Supreme Court verdict that upheld his death penalty for his war crimes.

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

12 to die for double murder in Noakhali

A Noakhali court yesterday sentenced 12 people to death for killing two brothers in the district nine years ago.

March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016

Nizami to seek SC review

Convicted war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami would seek a review of the Supreme Court verdict that upheld his death penalty handed down by a special tribunal in October 2014.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

11 get death penalty

A Chittagong court yesterday sentenced six people to death in a case filed for killing a student nearly five years ago.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

SC commutes JMB man's death penalty

A JMB operative's death sentence was yesterday commuted to jail until death in a case over the 2005 bomb attack on a Sylhet judge.

March 8, 2016
March 8, 2016

‘Quasem’s verdict is victory of our movement’

Gonojagoron Mancha hailed the appeal verdict of war criminal Mir Quasem Ali and said it was an achievement of the movement they were all in.