Rajon murder case

Rajon murder: High Court upholds death for Quamrul, 3 others

The High Court upholds the death sentence of four convicts in the sensational 13-year-old Sheikh Md Samiul Alam Rajon killing case.

2015 events that Bangladeshis would want to forget

Let us walk down the memory lane to look back at the events in the year 2015 that are etched in our memories and would remain so no matter how much we would want to forget them.

Editorial / Justice for Rajon and Rakib

The courts have awarded various degrees of punishment to most of the accused, including the maximum punishment to several of them, in the killing of two young boys in Sylhet and Khulna.

Death for 4 in Rajon killing case

A Sylhet court sentences four people including prime accused Quamrul Islam to death and another to life term imprisonment for killing 13-year-old Sheikh Md Samiul Alam Rajon.

Rajon killing: Court to record witnesses’ testimony again

A Sylhet court accepts a petition filed by key accused Kamrul Islam praying it to record testimony of 13 witnesses for the second time in the murder case of 13-year-old boy Samiul Alam Rajon.

Editorial / Prime accused in Rajon murder case brought back

We are comforted by the fact that our government has been successful in bringing back the prime accused in the Rajon murder case after he had escaped to Saudi Arabia.

Rajon killing: Prime accused Kamrul brought back from Saudi

Law enforcers take Kamrul Islam, the prime accused in the case filed over the killing of 13-year-old Samiul Alam Rajon, to Sylhet hours after he was brought back from Saudi Arabia.

Rajon murder accused Kamrul to be brought back Thursday

The prime accused in 13-year-boy Rajon murder case Kamrul Islam is to be brought back to the country from Saudi Arabia on Thursday.

Cops fly tonight to bring back Kamrul from KSA

A police team is departing for Saudi Arabia tonight to bring back Kamrul Islam, the prime accused in the murder case of 13-year-old Rajon.

July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015

Barbaric torture and murder of a child

Today, as a nation, we are ashamed of what we have become; we are ashamed of the barbarians amongst us, who find perverse pleasure in the torture and death of a child, so much so that they record the act and share it gleefully on Facebook.

July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015


A Facebook post chilled me to the bone. It was a news story of 13-year-old Rajon who was beaten mercilessly by a group of men until he succumbed to his injuries.

July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015

Opinion: When beasts are unleashed in humans

What kind of perversion of the mind turns a person into an inhuman beast? What kind of society have we created that we allow such horrible things to happen to children, to women, to the physically or mentally disabled, to anyone who is in a position of powerlessness?

July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015

64 injury marks found on Rajon's body: Autopsy

Autopsy report of Md Samiul Alam Rajon, who was brutally tortured to death in Sylhet, says the victim died due to brain haemorrhage.

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