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On brutality of violence against women

By Farhana Haque Rahman and Raghav Gaiha Horrific violence against women is unabated and rising in South Asia. Rome and New Delhi, Aug 6 2019 (IPS) – On a cold night in December 2012, a ghastly crime was committed in New Delhi which stunned the world. Six men dragged helpless Nirbhaya-a 23-year-old female physiotherapy intern- to the back of the ... Read More »

CID to train 2000 female students on cyber crime

IT Desk Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Bangladesh Police and Dhaka University IT Society (DUITS) have taken initiative to train 2,000 female students on cyber crime, explanation of laws, safe usage of social media and process to give complaints. A total of 2000 students of five female dormitories of DU, Eden Mohila College and Home Economics College will be trained ... Read More »

দেশে অপরাধ বেড়ে চলছে। সাথে যুক্ত হয়েছে ছেলেধরা গুজব: আইএবি

ইসলামী আন্দোলনের আমির মুফতি সৈয়দ মুহাম্মাদ রেজাউল করিম (পীর সাহেব চরমোনাই) বলেন, ক্ষমতাসীনরা জনগণের প্রতিনিধিত্ব না করায় দেশে খুন, গুম, ধর্ষণসহ সকল অপরাধ বেড়েই চলছে। সম্প্রতি এর সাথে যুক্ত হয়েছে ছেলেধরাসহ নানা গুজব। যার ফলে ইতিমধ্যে বেশ কিছু নিরীহ মানুষের জীবন হারাতে হয়েছে। ভোটবিহীন নির্বাচনের মাধ্যমে ক্ষমতায় আসা সরকারের সকল ক্ষেত্রে দলীয়করণের ফলে দেশের প্রতিটি সাংবিধানিক প্রতিষ্ঠান ভেঙ্গে পড়েছে। আজ ... Read More »

Quit for ‘failure’ to tackle floods, dengue, crime: BNP

Dhaka, July 25 (UNB) – BNP on Thursday urged the government to quit for its “utter failure” to tackle the worsening flood situation, prevent dengue and the growing incidents of killing and rape and social anarchy. “Though the dengue situation has turned epidemic, there’s no effective step from the government to prevent it while flood-affected people are going through immense ... Read More »

Don’t take law into handson child-lifting rumours: Police

Dhaka, July 20 –The police administration on Saturday urged all not to take law into own hands by resorting to mass beating suspecting someone as a child-lifter. “Refrain from hearing any rumour and spreading it. Hand over to the police if anyone’s movement is suspected to be a child-lifter,” the Police Headquarters said in a media release on Saturday evening. ... Read More »

Barguna Rifat murder accused Rifat Farazi on 7-day remand

Dhaka, July 03 – A Barguna Court on Wednesday granted seven-day remand to Rifat Faraji, a suspect in connection with Rifat Sharif Murder case. Police arrested Rifat Farazi at 2.30 am on Wednesday, just a day after the prime accused, Sabbir Ahmed Nayan alias Nayan Bond, was killed in a reported gunfight with the law enforcement agency. Senior Judicial Magistrate ... Read More »

Rifat murder in broad daylight was plotted for seven days

Dhaka, June 28 – The gruesome killing of Barguna youth Rifat Sharif in front of his wife was pre-planned. It was at least seven days’ plot of the murderers. The final meeting was held on Tuesday (June 25th), the day before the murder. Sources of the police, who are investigating the murder case of Rifat, told journalists after prliminary interrogation ... Read More »

Sexual assaults in BD take horrific turn: Two held

Dhaka, June 15 – Two minor girls have reportedly been raped in Netrakona and Comilla while a bus driver and his helper arrested in Manikganj for ‘rape attempt’ on a woman in their moving vehicle. Besides, a youth has been held in Feni for ‘repeatedly raping’ a schoolgirl and a man in Sirajganj over ‘rape attempt’ on a minor girl. ... Read More »

5 testify in Holey Artisan Café attack case

Dhaka, June 13 – The Anti-terrorism Special Tribunal of Dhaka yesterday recorded the depositions of five policemen in the Holey Artisan café attack case and later Judge Md Mojibur Rahman of fixed June 18, as the date for next hearing of the case. Of the 211 witnesses, the court so far recorded the depositions of 50 witnesses. Accused Mamunur Rashid ... Read More »

Alleged dangerous killer rapist caught, says Rab

Narsingdi, June 12 – Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims to have cracked the rape and murder case of Sabina Akhter in Shibur upazila, saying they arrested the ‘killer’ who did sexual intercourse with the victim after killing her. At a press conference at Narsingdi Press Club on Wednesday, commanding officer of Rab-11 Kazi Shamser Ahmed said they arrested Saiful Islam, ... Read More »

Bangladesh School teacher arrested for impregnating student

Gazipur, May 21 (UNB)– A school teacher has been arrested for impregnating a seventh grader in Salna area of the city corporation. The victim’s family filed a case at Sadar Police Station on May 20 against the teacher, Sohel Rana Sarkar. He raped the girl on October 12 last year, according to the case statement, and threatened to kill her ... Read More »

Police constable rapes girl, 16 hurls her through ventilator

Madaripur, May 20 (UNB)- A 54-year-old police constable in Sadar upazila was withdrawn on Monday for throwing a teenage girl out of his house through the ventilator after raping her. Muktar Hossain, 54, was working as a constable at Madaripur.   Kamrul Hossain, officer-in-charge of Madaripur Sadar Police Station, said the constable has been residing with his wife in rented ... Read More »

84 Rohingyas rescued in drives; 5 traffickers arrested

Cox’s Bazar, May 18 (UNB)- Law-enforcers rescued 84 Rohingyas from Pekua of Cox’s Bazar and Teknaf upazila on Saturday while they were waiting to board boats heading to Malaysia. The rescued Rohingya comprise 31 men, 38 women and 15 children. Five human traffickers were arrested and handed over to police after filing case with Teknaf Police Station, said Lt Commander ... Read More »

সশস্ত্র মহড়ার পর অস্ত্রসহ গ্রেফতার তিন সন্ত্রাসী?

নগরীর চান্দগাঁও থানাধীন শমসের পাড়া এলাকায় গত মাসে ড্রিল মেশিনে আমজাদ হোসেন নামে এক ব্যবসায়ীর দুই পা ছিদ্র করে দেয় দুর্ধর্ষ আজরাইল বাহিনীর সন্ত্রাসীরা। এই ঘটনার প্রধান আসামী জালাল জামিনে বেরিয়ে আসে গত মঙ্গলবার। পরের দিন বুধবার সকালে শমসের পাড়ায় সশস্ত্র শোডাউন দেয় সন্ত্রাসীরা। এসময় ৫/৬ রাউন্ড ফাঁকা গুলি করলে এলাকায় আতংক ছড়িয়ে পড়ে। ১০/১২ টি মোটর সাইকেল যোগে সকালে ... Read More »

BCL Pabna college unit chief detained for assaulting teacher

Pabna, May 18 (UNB)- Police detained the head of Bangladesh Chhatra League’s Government Shahid Bulbul College unit on Saturday morning for assaulting his teacher. Shamsuddin Junnun, 24, a resident of the municipality’s Shalgari area, was detained from the town, Additional Superintendent of Police Gautam Kumar Biswas said. He was produced before the court which sent him to jail pending further ... Read More »

Mymensingh medical students protest sexual harassment

Mymensingh, May 18 (UNB) – Mymensingh Medical College (MMC) students protested for a third consecutive day on Saturday against the alleged sexual harassment of a female student by a rickshaw puller on the campus. They gathered in front of the academic building shouting slogans in the morning. They locked the building’s main entrance in the afternoon and vowed to continue ... Read More »

Woman hacked dead by ‘drug addict’ man in Chattogram

Chattogram, May 11 – An elderly woman was hacked to death and four other people were injured in an attack by a ‘drug addict’ man in Uttar Kattoli area under Akbar Shah thana on Friday night. The deceased was identified as Sondhya Rani, wife of Dhirendra Chandra, a resident of Boro Kali Bari area. Jasim Uddin, officer-in-charge of Akbar Shah ... Read More »

2 suspected drug peddlers killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

Cox’s Bazar, May 9 – Two suspected drug dealers were killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Laboni Beach Point in the district town on early Thursday. The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately. A Rab-15 team raided the area around 4am after being tipped-off that drug peddlers were coming there via sea, ... Read More »

BNP Bogra Sadar Upazila GS hacked to death

Bogura, Apr 15 – A local BNP leader was hacked to death by some miscreants in Nishindara Housing Estate area of the town on Sunday night. The deceased was identified as Mahbub Alam Shahin, 55, general secretary of sadar upazila BNP, a resident of Jhopgari area. Sanatan Chakrabarty, additional superintendent of police and also media wing chief of district police, ... Read More »