justice

BCCI threatens to call off NZ series, Lodha clarifies

With the BCCI threatening to call off the ongoing series between India and New Zealand, the Justice R M Lodha led panel today clarifies that they didn't direct the banks to freeze the accounts...

January 22, 2016
January 22, 2016

Raped second time for seeking justice

A housewife of a Hindu family has allegedly been raped twice by the same man in the span of just three days in Baniarchang upazila of Habiganj.

January 15, 2016
January 15, 2016

Tall men's higher calling

They call it "Long Man Society" and it is literally so. All the men in the club are at least six feet tall. Care to know why they formed it?

January 8, 2016
January 8, 2016

I want justice

Justice seems to be a never-ending wait for the family of Felani Khatun.

January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016

Victim families call for quick execution

For more than 44 years, Abdur Rouf Montu has been waiting for justice.

January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016

Happy, yet not happy enough

Justice seekers were happy with the apex court yesterday upholding the death penalty handed down to war criminal Motiur Rahman Nizami but they would have been happier if it confiscated his wealth...

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

It's not enough

It was a long battle of a father.

November 10, 2015
November 10, 2015

‘Murders inspired by void of justice’

Eminent writers, scholars and cultural activists have issued a joint statement voicing frustration over failure to bring the killers of writers and free thinkers to justice.

October 20, 2015
October 20, 2015

Harassed for no crime

The four employees of an NGO, arrested in a case filed under the Human Trafficking Act over a month ago, were granted bail by a Dhaka court yesterday as a police probe found no proof of their...

October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015

Is money above the law?

We are appalled to see that influence and money has gotten the better of the law in a recent incident. We hope that the record is straightened out and that ours is a society based on laws, not...

October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015

SUVs and Rickshaws

The key facts of the case I analyse here are as follows: An underage driver crashed into two rickshaws. He was caught red-handed. Police officers who responded to the incident have given statements...