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Bangladesh court set for verdict in 2004 grenade attack case 

The attack on an Awami League rally on August 21, 2004, killed 24 people and injured nearly 500 others, including party chief Sheikh Hasina.

published on : 10th October 2018

Bangladesh photographer and rights activist Shahidul Alam denied bail again

Alam was arrested on August 5 for making "false" and "provocative" statements on Al Jazeera and on Facebook Live during massive student protests in the capital Dhaka.

published on : 11th September 2018

Bangladesh court extends bail for Khaleda Zia until April 22

The 72-year-old three-time former prime minister was jailed for five years on February 8 in connection with the embezzlement of 21 million taka.

published on : 5th April 2018

Bangladesh removes 'un-Islamic' Lady Justice statue from court complex amid protests

Hardliners wanted the statue of the blindfolded, sari-clad woman holding scales -- a Bangladeshi version of the Greek goddess of justice --  to be replaced with a Koran.

published on : 26th May 2017

Indian in Bangla prison for 17 years to complete remainder term after extradition

Chittaranjan Gayen has already spent 17 years of his life in Jessore Prison in southern Bangladesh.

published on : 20th December 2016