prosecution

War crimes: Mir Quasem’s appeal verdict Mar 8

Supreme Court concludes hearing and sets March 8 for delivering verdict on appeal filed by convicted war criminal and Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem challenging his death penalty. Prosecution prays court to uphold death for Quasem, while defense seeks acquittal in conclusion hearing.

August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016

Admission irregularities: SC asks 10 pvt medical colleges to show cause

The Supreme Court issues a show-cause order to the authorities concerned of 10 private medical colleges to explain why they should not be prosecuted and imposed penalty for admitting 153 students who failed to fulfill the relevant requirements regarding admission test numbers.

February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016

War crimes: Mir Quasem’s appeal verdict Mar 8

Supreme Court concludes hearing and sets March 8 for delivering verdict on appeal filed by convicted war criminal and Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem challenging his death penalty. Prosecution prays court to uphold death for Quasem, while defense seeks acquittal in conclusion hearing.

February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016

War crimes: Prosecution, investigators’ performance irks SC

The Supreme Court expresses dissatisfaction over prosecution and investigators dealing with the war crimes cases for their ‘incompetence’.

February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016

Two factory inspectors get bail

Despite a strong objection from the prosecution, a Dhaka court yesterday granted bail to two of the 41 accused in the murder case filed over Rana Plaza collapse that killed over 1,100 people in 2013.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

Changes likely in prosecution, probe teams

The government may bring a change in the prosecution and investigation teams dealing with war crimes as suggested by the Supreme Court after it found neglect and incompetence in handling the case against Delawar Hossain Sayedee.

December 3, 2015
December 3, 2015

6 charges pressed against 2 Kishoreganj war ‘criminals’

Prosecution presses six specific charges against two persons of Kishoreganj for their involvement with crimes during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.

May 17, 2015
May 17, 2015

Charges pressed against 2 Habiganj 'Razakar'

Prosecution presses four charges against two war crimes suspects of Habiganj for their alleged crimes against humanity during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.

May 16, 2015
May 16, 2015

Gunmen kill 2 Egypt judges, prosecutor in Sinai

Gunmen has killed two Egyptian judges and a prosecutor in Sinai Peninsula, where security forces are battling an Islamist insurgency spearheaded by an Islamic State group affiliate.

May 16, 2015
May 16, 2015

Gunmen kill 2 Egypt judges, prosecutor in Sinai

Gunmen has killed two Egyptian judges and a prosecutor in Sinai Peninsula, where security forces are battling an Islamist insurgency spearheaded by an Islamic State group affiliate.

March 11, 2015
March 11, 2015

2 war crimes suspects to be quizzed at safe home

A tribunal in Dhaka allows prosecution to interrogate two war crimes suspects of Habiganj at its Dhanmondi safe home in Dhaka for their alleged crimes against humanity during Liberation War in 1971