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 [...]

US Senate Vote on Lynch Attorney General Nomination ...

The U.S. Senate could vote this week on President Barack Obama’s nomination of Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday.
The vote on Lynch, a federal prosecutor nominated in November to head the Department of Justice, could come now that there is a deal between Republicans and [...]

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মশাবাহিত সংক্রামক রোগগুলোর মধ্যে, ম্যালেরিয়া অন্যতম। যার জন্য দায়ী প্লাজমোডিয়াম গোত্রের প্রোটিস্ট নামের একটি অণুজীব। এনোফিলিস নামক স্ত্রী মশার কামড়ে এই রোগ হয়। ম্যালেরিয়া রোগ সম্পর্কে মানুষকে সচেতন করার লক্ষ্য নিয়ে প্রতিবছরের মত এবারো বাংলাদেশে পালিত হতে যাচ্ছে ‘বিশ্ব ম্যালেরিয়া দিবস’২০১৫। দিবসের এবারের প্রতিপাদ্য Invest in [...]

Eritrea, N. Korea Top CPJ List of Most Censored Cou ...

Eritrea and North Korea were named the most-censored countries in the world by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), a New York-based press freedom watchdog, which released its list of the top 10 most censored countries in the world today.
Other countries included on the list are Saudi Arabia, Ethiopia, Azerbaijan, Vietnam, Iran, China, Burma and [...]

Ukraine Bracing for Russian Attacks at WW2 Commemor ...

Ukraine is planning an operation involving tens of thousands of police to guard against any attack by separatists or Russian agents during World War Two commemorations next month, security chiefs said on Tuesday.
Tension is mounting in the capital and other cities amid an increase in rebel attacks in the east. Kyiv said one Ukrainian serviceman [...]

Long Delayed Afghan Cabinet in Place Amid Deteriora ...

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday swore in 16 new members of his Cabinet whose nominations were endorsed by the parliament last week.
The so-called national unity government now has nearly a complete Cabinet, barring the defense minister, seven months into its term.
The political advancement has raised hopes of improvement in governance and better management of [...]