Commentary : Break their power and make them refund the stolen money
The inquiry committee on the share market scam has bravely make them refund the many bravely pointed its fingers at some 60 individuals, associated with the Awami League, the BNP and some business organisations for making fortunes through market manipulations, and the head of [...]

Fresh probe into share scam from today

New SEC chief likely soon
Fresh probe into share scam from today
Kazi Zahidul Hasn
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) will launch a re-investigation into the share market scam from today (Sunday) as per the recommendations of the probe body, ministry sources said.
“We will start further inquiry into the scam from tomorrow (Sunday) taking the cues from the [...]

Power outage hits Dhaka region

Ashuganj plant trips
Power outage hits Dhaka region
Staff Reporter
Power generation in Ashuganj Thermal Power Plant (ATPP) has been suspended due to technical fault in all its units on Saturday.
Besides, the 60MW Rental Power Unit, a private sector power generation plant in Brahmanbaria, also went out of order on the same day.
Following the trip at ATPP, the [...]

Commentary : A law-maker’s position cannot remain ...

Commentary : A law-maker’s position cannot remain uncertain in law

With the lawyer of the Election Commission missing a three-week deadline to give reply to a High Court Division Bench rule as to why the EC gazette declaring Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir’s seat in Parliament vacant should not be declared illegal, the matter looks likely to [...]

Professionalism must for law enforcers

Informers feed misinformation!
Professionalism must for law enforcers
Mamunur Rashid
Police and Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) informers who secretly report activities of the criminals to law enforcers, are now engaged in internal strife among themselves over conflicts of interest in different localities, highly placed sources have said.
At least 2000 RAB and police informers are working in the capital [...]

জাতিসংঘের পারমানব ...

জাতিসংঘের পারমানবিক নজরদারি সংস্থার প্রধান , যিনি আজ শনিবার ইরানের সঙ্গে আলোচনায় অংশ নিচ্ছেন বলেন যে ইরান তাঁর টিমের সঙ্গে সহযোগিতা করলে এ বছরই তাঁরা এই মর্মে প্রতিবেদন প্রকাশ করতে পারবেন যে তেহরান পারমানবিক বোমা তৈরি করার চেষ্টা করছে কী না।
আন্তর্জাতিক আনবিক সংস্থার মহাপরিচালক , ইউকিয়া আমানো ভিয়েনায় সংবাদদাতাদের বলেন যে তিনি আশা করছেন যে [...]

Statement by US Secretary of State John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says that over the past few days genuine progress has been in Vienna made toward a nuclear deal with Iran, but that negotiators are not yet where they need to be on several important issues. [Read More]

Source: VOA News: Bangladesh

South Carolina Lawmakers to Debate Removal of Confe ...

Lawmakers in the southern U.S. state of South Carolina will begin debating whether to remove the Civil War-era Confederate flag from the grounds of the state capitol.
The debate follows an appeal by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to remove it.
Hundreds of people have held weekly demonstrations urging lawmakers to scrap the official public display of [...]

East African Leaders to Meet on Burundi Crisis

East African regional heads of state plan to meet in Tanzania’s commercial capital, Dar es Salaam, on Monday to assess and find a way to resolve the crisis in Burundi.
It is unclear if Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza would attend the meeting, which comes as he intensifies his campaign for a controversial bid to seek re-election.
Burundi’s [...]

পাকিস্তানে বন্দুক ...

পাকিস্তানের সামরিক কর্মকর্তারা বলেছেন রবিবার আফগানিস্তানের সঙ্গে সীমান্তের কাছে ইসলামপন্থী উগ্রবাদীদের সঙ্গে বন্দুক লড়াইয়ে ৪জন সৈনিক এবং ১২ জন বিদ্রোহী নিহত হয়।
সেনা বাহিনীর বার্তা বিভাগ থেকে বলা হয সন্ত্রাসীরা পালিয়ে যাওয়ার সময় ৩ জনের মৃত দেহ ফেলে গেছে।
উত্তর ওয়াজিরিস্তানের দাত্তাখেল এলাকায় লড়াই হয়। আধা স্বায়ত্বশাসিত ওই উপজাতীয় এলাকায় চরমপন্থীদের বিরুদ্ধে  বড় ধরনের সামরিক অভিযান চলছে।
এর [...]