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Police constable sued for rape

A police constable was sued in Feni on Tuesday over raping a 22-year-old woman after promising to marry her.

13h ago| Crime & Justice

BCL man booked for attacking journo in Sylhet

A Chhatra League activist was sued along with four to five unnamed people on Tuesday night over assaulting journalist Moin Uddin Monju in Sylhet city’s Chowhatta Point on Monday afternoon.

13h ago| Crime & Justice

Youth held over gang rape of woman

Police arrested a youth in Savar’s Kalma area on Tuesday night over the gang rape of a 25-year-old woman in the upazila three days ago.

1d ago| Crime & Justice

Samrat back in jail

A Dhaka court yesterday sent expelled Jubo League leader Ismail Hossain Chowdhury Samrat to jail again after he surrendered before it, seeking bail in a corruption case.

1d ago| Crime & Justice

Man sentenced to life for rape

A Thakurgaon court yesterday sentenced a man to life in connection with a case filed against him for raping a student of Thakurgaon Polytechnic Institute in 2010.

Battle on eastern front: Russia moves to encircle Ukraine troops

Russian forces were launching an all-out assault to encircle Ukrainian troops in twin cities straddling a river in eastern Ukraine yesterday, a battle which could determine the success or failure...