Ashutosh Sarkar | The Daily Star
  • Ashutosh Sarkar

  • Dhaka transport workers short-sighted

    City Bus Services: Bring them under franchise system

    The High Court has directed the authorities concerned to bring bus services in all metropolitan cities under the franchising system, which would allow one company to operate all buses on each route and end unhealthy competition among drivers.
  • Bangladesh High Court

    Petition Over Mayhem in Ramu: Proceedings stalled at HC for 6 years

    It is uncertain when the High Court will deliver its verdict on the writ petitions seeking actions against those who attacked Buddhist communities in Ramu in 2012 as well as the negligent administration officials who didn’t prevent the mayhem.
  • HC compensation order in limbo for 28 months

    Victim families of a tragic 2003 launch accident in Meghna river are yet to get any compensation, nearly 28 months after the High Court directed authorities concerned for doing so.
  • SC show-causes official over 7-month delay in forwarding HC order

    The Supreme Court administration has issued a show-cause notice on an official, over a seven-month delay in sending a High Court order for finishing the trial of sensational Ishtiaq Ahmed Jonny murder case, to the lower court concerned.
  • Jaha Alam case

    ACC still promoted eight investigators

    Even as Jaha Alam languished in jail for a crime he did not commit, eight of the 11 Anti-Corruption Commission officials whose faulty investigations led to his wrongful imprisonment were promoted and given more serious responsibilities.