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 [...]

প্রেসিডেন্ট ওবামা ...

হোয়াইট হাউজ বলেছে, রাশিয়ার ওপরে আরো নিষেধাজ্ঞা আরোপের জন্যে প্রেসিডেন্ট বারাক ওবামা, প্রনিত একটি আইন স্বাক্ষর করার সিদ্ধান্ত নিয়েছেন। ইউক্রেন সংকটে রাশিয়ার ভূমিকার কারনেই এই সিদ্ধান্ত নেওয়া হয়েছে।
গত সপ্তাহে যুক্তরাষ্ট্রের সেনেটে একটি বিল পাস করা হয়েছে, যাতে প্রেসিডেন্ট ওবামাকে অনুমতি দেওয়া হয়েছে, ইউক্রেন সরকারকে সামরিক খাতে, প্রানঘাতি অথবা প্রানঘাতি নয় এরকম ৩৫ কোটি ডলারের  সামরিক [...]

Houthi Sources: Suicide Attackers Set off Car Bombs ...

Suicide attackers set off two car bombs in Yemen’s Red Sea port city of Hodeida on Thursday, killing themselves and causing a number of other casualties, sources in the Shi’ite Muslim Houthi movement told Reuters.
Three other suspected bombers were killed by members of so-called citizen committee security patrols before they were able to attack, the [...]

South Sudan Peace Talks Resume

Peace talks aimed at ending South Sudan’s civil war have resumed in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, the latest attempt to resolve the year-old nation’s internal conflict.
The talks Thursday are focused on a sustainable truce between the government and rebel fighters, mediated by the east African regional blog IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development). Four previous [...]

Pakistan Court Bails Man Accused of Masterminding M ...

A Pakistani court granted bail on Thursday to a man accused of masterminding a deadly 2008 rampage through the Indian city of Mumbai, lawyers said. The decision to grant bail to Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi drew quick condemnation from India and is likely to hinder attempts to patch up relations between the nuclear-armed neighbors.
The court ruling came [...]

Sydney Hostage-taker Failed to Manipulate Social Me ...

One hostage the Sydney siege gunman failed to take this week was social media.
After traditional media refused to air or print details of phone calls his hostages made, Man Haron Monis turned to Facebook and YouTube, forcing his captives to use their personal accounts to issue his demands to speak to the prime minister and [...]