Shahidul Alam

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

HC stays probe on Shahidul’s case for 3 months

The investigation into the case filed against internationally-acclaimed photographer Shahidul Alam has been stayed for three months by the High Court.

March 5, 2019
March 5, 2019

Shahidul Alam challenges the legality of case against him

Noted photographer Shahidul Alam has filed a writ petition with the High Court, challenging the legality of the case in which he suffered in jail for 107 days.

March 4, 2019
March 4, 2019

Shahidul files writ challenging legality of suing him

Noted photographer Shahidul Alam files a writ petition with the High Court challenging the legality of the case in which he suffered in jail for 107 days.

November 23, 2018
November 23, 2018

The taste of freedom

As his 107 days in prison came to an end on Tuesday, globally acclaimed photojournalist Shahidul Alam found delight in the city's traffic and even the incessant horns that surrounded it -- something that speaks volumes of the joy he felt as he tasted freedom from captivity.

October 29, 2018
October 29, 2018

HC wants Shahidul’s Al-Jazeera interview video

The High Court seeks for the interview video of Shahidul Alam, given to Al Jazeera – which led to him landing in prison.

September 21, 2018
September 21, 2018

Shahidul Alam: His Journey as a Witness

Alongside his work as a photographer and teacher, Shahidul Alam has always spoken out for the rights of all Bangladeshis, and for free speech. He has been imprisoned for more than a month now for alleged "provocative comments". He has been repeatedly denied bail, with the next hearing likely to take place on Sunday.

August 28, 2018
August 28, 2018

Give Shahidul division as per jail code

A Dhaka court yesterday directed the jail authorities to take measures to provide division to noted photographer Shahidul Alam as per the Jail Code.

August 11, 2018
August 11, 2018

Call to free Shahidul gets louder

Twenty-four national and international organisations yesterday called for immediate and unconditional release of noted photographer Shahidul Alam.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Photographer Shahidul picked up from Dhanmondi house

Some unidentified people pick up Shahidul Alam, a noted photographer and the founder of Drik and Pathshala South Asian Media Institute, from his Dhaka’s Dhanmondi residence.

June 20, 2018
June 20, 2018

Shahidul Alam to receive Humanitarian Award

Eminent photographer and activist Shahidul Alam, the founder of Drik and Pathshala South Asian Media Institute, will receive the distinguished Humanitarian Award to be distributed by The Lucie Awards, which is presented by the Lucie Foundation.