Writ filed seeking inclusion of male rape as crime By BSS | Last Updated: 14th January, 2021, 18:48

A writ filed at the High Court seeking its direction to include rape and other sexual violence against males

Writ filed seeking inclusion of male rape as crime under section 375

Court orders attachment of militant leader’s property in Niloy murder trial Court orders attachment of militant leader’s property in Niloy murder trial

Miscreants hacked Niloy to death in his Goran house in the capital on August 7


HC wants BB report on money laundering allegations against Papul, family HC wants BB report on money laundering allegations against Papul, family

The court asked the central bank authorities to submit the main copy of the report of its probe


Charge framed against Papia, her husband in drug case Charge framed against Papia, her husband in drug case

The court also awarded them seven years jail under another section of the Arms Act


Ahmad Shafi’s death: PBI investigators visit Hathazari Madrasa PBI investigators visit Hathazari Madrasa

Babunagari said they cooperated with the investigators and declined to comment further


MC College rape: Charge sheet against 8 accepted MC College rape: Charge sheet against 8 accepted

Investigation Officer (IO) of Sylhet's Murari Chand College rape case submitted the charge sheet against eight persons


Testimony in Sagira Morshed murder trial starts Testimony in Sagira Morshed murder trial starts

The court after that adjourned the hearing of the case till January 20


HC orders United Hospital to pay Tk 30 lakh each to 4 fire victims' families HC orders United Hospital to pay Tk 30 lakh each fire victims

HC bench of Justice JBM Hassan and Justice Md Khairul Alam passed the order after hearing a writ petition


Cases filed against former DSCC mayor Sayeed Khokon Cases filed against former DSCC mayor Sayeed Khokon

The cases were filed with the court of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Rajesh Chowdhury


Dihan confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan Dihan confesses rape, murder of schoolgirl in Kalabagan

The prime culprit Fardin and his three friends forcibly took her to a residence and allegedly raped her one after another


Hearing of graft case against Mizanur, Basir on January 26 Hearing of graft case against Mizanur, Basir on January 26

The court on March 18, 2020, framed charges against the two accused in the case


HC issues travel ban on PK Halder’s mother, 24 others HC issues travel ban on PK Halder’s mother, 24 others

The apex court issues the travel ban on Lilaboti Halder and others after the lower issued arrest warrant against PK Halder in connection with laundering huge money


Couple to hang for woman's murder in Meherpur Couple to hang for woman's murder in Meherpur

A Meherpur court on Tuesday sentenced a couple to hang for throttling the man's second wife to death in 2010


Indictment hearing in mountaineer Ratna’s death on Feb 1 Indictment hearing in mountaineer Ratna’s death on Feb 1

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Debabrata Biswas granted the application and set a new date


Law Minister exchanges New Year wishes with officials, staff members 
Law Minister exchanges New Year wishes with officials, staff members

He sends sweets to the desks of the officials to make the near year’s journey festive


MP Papul’s wife, sister surrender before court MP Papul’s wife, sister surrender before court

Earlier, the court asked them to surrender by December 28


Ex- justice of Appellate Division Abu Saeed Ahmed dies Ex- justice of Appellate Division Abu Saeed Ahmed dies

The namaz-e-janaza of Justice Abu Saeed Ahmed will be held on the Supreme Court Bar Association premises after Zohr prayers today


CID appeals before court to freeze MP Papul’s assets CID appeals before court to freeze MP Papul’s assets

CID also filed a money laundering case against the Lakshmipur MP and his accomplices with Paltan police station on Tuesday


Charge hearing in Khaleda`s Gatco graft case defers to Jan 26 Charge hearing in Khaleda`s Gatco graft case defers to Jan 26

Judge Mohammad Nazrul Islam of Special Judge Court-3 fixes January 26 for the hearing


Two sentenced to death in Shamiul murder case Two sentenced to death in Shamiul murder case

Dhaka Special Judge Court-4 Justice Sheikh Nazmul Alam passes the order


HC asks for names, whereabouts of money launderers HC asks for names, whereabouts of money launderers

ACC and other authorities concerned will have to submit reports by February 28


At last, path cleared by HC for photojournalist Kajol’s release At last, path cleared by HC for photojournalist Kajol’s release

With the court order, there is no bar for Kajol’s release now


Papia, her husband put on a 3-day fresh remand Papia, her husband put on a 3-day fresh remand

Dhaka Metropolitan senior special judge KM Imrul Kayesh passed the order on Monday


Why ex-DIG prison Bazlur Rashid’s bail won’t be scrapped: HC Why ex-DIG prison Bazlur Rashid’s bail won’t be scrapped: HC

Advocate Khurshid Alam stood for the ACC while Deputy Attorney General AKM Amin Uddin Manik represented the state


Nayeemul Abrar death: Trail of Prothom Alo Editor halted Nayeemul Abrar death: Trail of Prothom Alo Editor halted

Ninth-grader Abrar died after being electrocuted behind the stage at an event organised by Kishor Alo at school campus on November 1


A call to establish city courts for peaceful, low cost settlement of disputes A call to establish city courts for peaceful, low cost settlement of disputes

Like village courts, city one will also pave the way for out-of-the court vendetta resolution


Golden Monir denied bail in drug case Golden Monir denied bail in drug case

Also, two luxury cars worth Taka 3 crore each have been seized


Anti-sculpture speech: Defamation complaint against Khaleda, Tarique dismissed Anti-sculpture speech: Defamation complaint against Khaleda, Tarique dismissed

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court Judge Sattyabrata Shikdar dismissed the complaint


HC orders punitive actions against Bangabandhu sculpture vandals HC orders punitive actions against Bangabandhu sculpture vandals

Islamic Foundation director general and Baitul Mukarram National Mosque Khatib were asked to issue and disseminate statements in mass media to remove misleading ideas


High Court orders legal action against perpetrators HC orders legal action against perpetrators

‘Construction of Bangabandhu’s sculpture does not contradict religion,’ the court observes


SC rejects bail to 2 convicted police officials in Aug 21 grenade attack case SC rejects bail to 2 convicted police officials in Aug 21 grenade attack case

Ex-DIG Saeed Hasan and DMP Dy Commissioner Obaidur Rahman jailed for four years

 


At Gen office staff suspended for demanding bribe At Gen office staff suspended for demanding bribe

Mohasin Ali demanded money from a lawyer promising to help him with a case


Abrar murder: 22 accused file no-confidence pleas Abrar murder: 22 accused file no-confidence pleas

The accused persons have alleged that depositions of witnesses were recorded in the case on second occasion illegally 


Arson attacks on buses: SC upholds HC bail to Gayeshwar, 64 other BNP men Arson attacks on buses: SC upholds HC bail to 65 BNP men

The HC on November 18 granted anticipatory bail to 120 BNP leaders and activists till January 5 in 11 cases


Arrest warrant against PK Halder issued hours after HC resentment Arrest warrant against PK Halder issued

Halder reportedly laundered Tk 10,200 crore from some non-banking financial institutions


Brother-in-law among 4 indicted in Sagira Morshed murder case Brother-in-law among 4 indicted in Sagira Morshed murder case

Sagira was shot dead on Siddheswari Road in the city on July 25, 1989 as she went to bring her daughter


Seven to die for Killing War Hero Atik Ullah Seven to die for Killing War Hero Atik Ullah

His partially burnt body was recovered beside a hospital in Doleswar area in Keraniganj on December 11, 2013


Life imprisonment means 30 years of jail: SC Life imprisonment means 30 years of jail: SC

A convict will be subjected to jail unto death, if and when mentioned by the court in the verdict


MP Papul’s wife-daughter-sister-in-law seek ad-interim bail MP Papul’s wife-daughter-sister-in-law seek ad-interim bail

According to investigation to the case, Tk148 crore has been embezzled by the accused

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