Commentary

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 [...]

Humor Is Main Course at White House Correspondents& ...

Journalists, politicians and celebrities gathered Saturday for the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner, a night for President Barack Obama to engage in self-mockery and poke fun at some of his harshest critics.
Saturday’s dinner was held at the Washington Hilton Hotel.
Obama and celebrity host and comedian Cecily Strong were set to present their respective stand-up routines [...]

Report: Russian Hackers Accessed Obama’s Pers ...

A published report says Russian hackers who penetrated White House cybersecurity last year read some of President Barack Obama’s unclassified emails.
Saturday’s New York Times report said the hackers, who also accessed the State Department’s unclassified system, did not appear to have penetrated closely guarded servers that control message traffic from the president’s BlackBerry.  Either Obama [...]

Somalia FM Says His Country, Kenya Are on Good Term ...

Somalia’s Foreign Minister Abdusalam Hadliye Omer says that in this “turbulent time,” his country nevertheless has a warm relationship with neighboring Kenya, which has provided troops to fight al-Shabab.
Kenya has attributed recent terror attacks on its territory to the presence of Somali refugees in its sprawling Dadaab camps, a claim denied by the refugees. Some [...]

Somali Foreign Minister Discusses al-Shabab with VO ...

Somalia’s Foreign Minister Abdusalam Hadliye Omer says his country has a warm relationship with neighboring Kenya, which has provided troops to fight al-Shabab. There should be stepped-up sharing of intelligence and surveillance among countries fighting such Islamist groups, he tells VOA. [Read More]

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Source: VOA News: Bangladesh

Nkurunziza Nominated for Third Term as Burundi̵ ...

Burundi’s ruling party has nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza for a constitutionally questionable third term, amid fears that the move could reignite violence in a country still recovering from years of civil war.
Critics claim the country’s 2005 constitution precludes the incumbent from serving a third term, while Nkurunziza’s supporters argue that two-term limitations apply only to [...]

 
 
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