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March 6, 2016
March 6, 2016

No charges pressed yet

Three years have passed since Tanwir Muhammad Taqi, a bright teenage boy, was brutally murdered in Narayanganj, but investigators

March 4, 2016
March 4, 2016

Journalists allowed to cover proceedings

A Narayanganj court yesterday recorded testimony of a prosecution witness in the sensational seven-murder case with journalists inside the court.

March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016

Attach assets of fugitives

A special tribunal in Habiganj yesterday ordered attaching the assets of the accused on the run, including Harris Chowdhury, in the SAMS Kibria murder case.

March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016

Keeping media out, trial on

A Narayanganj courtroom was made off limits to journalists as the recording of witness testimonies began in the seven-murder trial yesterday. Referring to a “court directive”, the public prosecutor and counsels for the accused said journalists cannot attend the proceedings. Police then asked the newsmen to leave the courtroom.

February 8, 2016
February 8, 2016

7 lawmakers lambast Star in parliament

Six treasury bench lawmakers and an independent MP last night demanded trial of The Daily Star editor and publisher Mahfuz Anam for “running false reports” on Sheikh Hasina after the 1/11 political changeover in 2007.

February 8, 2016
February 8, 2016

This is no way to strengthen democracy

Yesterday, seven honourable members of parliament demanded my trial for "treason" for publishing reports that they claimed to have led to Sheikh Hasina's internment. We fundamentally reject this link as it is not based on facts.

January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016

Graft: Mosharraf’s trial to continue

The High Court today has cleared the way for the lower court to continue trial proceedings against BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain in a money laundering case.

January 11, 2016
January 11, 2016

Trial begins finally

A Dhaka court yesterday finally started trial against 13 people in the case filed in connection with the devastating fire at Tazreen Fashions that killed 112 workers in Ashulia in 2012.

October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015

McCullum comes clean on Cairns

Brendon McCullum, the New Zealand captain, has alleged that he was asked three times by Chris Cairns to get involved in spot-fixing.

October 7, 2015
October 7, 2015

Messi cleared in tax case, father accused

Barcelona prosecutors have cleared Lionel Messi in a tax fraud case but are seeking an 18-month prison sentence for his father, Jorge.