80-day remand sought for journalists’ union leader

Police sought an 80-day remand for BNP chairperson’s adviser and journalists’ union leader Shaukat Mahmood in eight cases in regard to violence, UNB reports. Investigation officers (IOs) of the cases on Sunday filed separate petitions with the court of Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Shahriar Mahmud Adnan seeking a 10-day remand in each case after showing him…

Bangladesh bans screening ‘Rana Plaza’

The High Court in Bangladesh on Monday banned for six months the screening of a film ‘Rana Plaza’, saying that the movie was made ignoring the guidelines set by the court earlier. The film ‘Rana Plaza’ is made based on the story of rescuing a victim Rana Plaza collapse, Reshma, alive from the ruins of…