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Police want amendment of custodial death prevention act

Police officials have long been demanding for amendment to the Custodial Death (Prevention) Act, 2013  DHAKA TRIBUNE ASK also expressed concern recalling recent news of death and torture in police custody while this law is still effective. Members of the Bangladesh Police have sought amendment of the Torture and Custodial Death (Prevention) Act, 2013. Police […]

Brig Gen Shahedul Anam Khan ndc, psc (Retd) Ritualist-ically every year, a week is set aside in the month of January for observing as the Police Week. I use the word “ritualistically” deliberately, since except for the parade and general “durbar” with the PM, very little palpable seems to happen during the seven days. And […]

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A file photo shows a man with a pile of jeans climbing up a staircase at a readymade garment factory in Dhaka. World Bank has retained economic growth projection for Bangladesh at 6.4 per cent for the current fiscal year 2017-2018, much lower than the government’s target, forecasting some risks including slippages relating to upcoming […]

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Mudslides, boulders and cascading debris killed at least 13 people on Tuesday in an area of Southern California’s Pacific Coast ravaged by a series of intense wildfires that burned off protective vegetation last month. Heavy downpours struck before dawn on Tuesday after thousands of residents in Santa Barbara County along the Pacific coast north of […]

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BNP leaders and activists shout slogans and march surrounding the motorcade of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in Dhaka on Wednesday after she left a makeshift court in the Old Town. — New Age photo Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Wednesday complained that the government had transferred 14 cases against the party’s chairperson, Khaleda Zia, to a […]

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The next meeting of the MCC’s WCC will take place at Lord’s in August this year Shakib al Hasan made the wish in his first meeting of the Marylebone Cricket Club’s World Cricket Committee at Sydney Cricket Ground Tuesday. Bangladesh Test and T20I captain Shakib al Hasan has urged for proper wage structure, along with […]

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