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 [...]

ইয়েমেনের রাজনৈতিক ...

ইয়েমেনের রাজনৈতিক ভবিষ্যত অনিশ্চিত হয়ে পড়েছে। দেশটির সংসদ প্রেসিডেন্ট আব্দ রাব্বু মনসুর হাদীর পদত্যাগপত্র গ্রহণ করবে কিনা, সে সম্পর্কে রবিবার সিদ্ধান্ত নেবে বলে বলা হচ্ছে। সংসদে শুক্রবার এক জরুরী অধিবশনে তারা রাজনৈতিক পরিস্থিতি নিয়ে আলোচনা করেন। বৃহষ্পতিবার প্রেসিডেন্ট ইস্তফা দেন। প্রেসিডেন্ট এবং হুথি বিদ্রোহীদের মধ্যে রাজনৈতিক টানাপোড়েনের মধ্যে সোমবার দেশের নিয়ন্ত্রণ দখল করে হুথি মিলিশিয়া বাহিনী। [...]

Official: Central African Republic Minister Kidnapp ...

Central African Republic’s minister for youth and sport was kidnapped on Sunday by gunmen in the capital, Bangui, as he returned from church, an official said.
The seizure of Armel Ningatoloum Sayo follows the brief kidnapping earlier this week of a U.N. staff member and a French charity worker, highlighting insecurity in the country despite the [...]

WHO’s Late Efforts in Tackling Ebola Highligh ...

The World Health Organization has admitted it was too slow in tackling the Ebola crisis in West Africa, leading to the epidemic spiraling out of control.
Health experts from around the world are debating measures to reform the agency’s response to global public health emergencies in a special one-day session on Ebola.
The WHO continues to be [...]

Turkish President Arrives in Somali Capital

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived Sunday in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, under tight security, for a visit aimed at launching development projects.
On Thursday, five people were killed in a suicide bombing on a hotel housing the Turkish delegation that arrived in advance of the president’s visit. No Turks were injured in the attack.
Erdogan and [...]

AU Condemns Latest Violence in Mali

The African Union Mission to Mali and the Sahel has condemned the ongoing violence in Mali’s north and urged all parties, including Tuareg rebels, not to abandon peace talks.
Colonel Mor Mbow, the head of the AU mission’s security unit said there is need to end the spate of violence in Mali.
The AU helped broker a [...]