I have liberty to ask questions during hearing of case Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has urged the media not to 'misquote' him from court proceedings. He says misreporting creates confusion and he felt embarrassed by this. Justice Sinha made the...
Bangladesh have clinched Women's Asia Cup T20 trophy with a 3-wicket win over mighty India in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. In a nail biting finish in the last ball of the innings, all-rounder Jahanara Alam hit the required...
The Appellate Division of Supreme Court has upheld its previous order staying the High Court order that had granted bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a murder case filed over the 2015 Cumilla arson attack. A four-member bench of...
But the Islamists she is courting will never be satisfied SHEIKH HASINA WAJED has inflicted many injuries on Bangladesh’s democracy. She has pursued a dogged vendetta against her main rival for the job of prime minister, Khaleda Zia, hounding her...
The voters were no ordinary people. More than 60,000 elected public representatives of the local government bodies had the suffrage in yesterday's district council polls. And the deployment of over 45,000 law enforcers to maintain law and order made it...
Group calls on government to reveal whereabouts of 'kidnapped' men whose opposition-activist fathers were executed. Dhaka, Bangladesh - A UN group has called on the Bangladesh government to "immediately reveal the whereabouts" of three sons of opposition leaders it says...
The US Department of State has said while terrorist attacks in 2016 decreased by 9 percent globally, at the same time Bangladesh experienced a significant increase in such activities. However, the department praised Bangladesh's efforts and cooperation with the United...
Country pushed into uncertain situation with new CEC: BNPBNP senior leader Nazrul Islam Kahn on Friday alleged that the country has been pushed into an unwarranted situation by making a 'controversial' bureaucrat the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC). "The Election Commission...
Dhaka office Two members of a National Human Rights Commission's fact-finding committee yesterday visited The Raintree Dhaka hotel in Banani where two university students were alleged to have been raped in March. The members talked to eight hotel employees. “We will talk...
Five election commissioners of the new Election Commission exchange greetings with Chief Justice SK Sinha after they had been sworn in. The photo was taken at the Supreme Court Judges' Lounge yesterday. Photo: Rashed Shumon The Election Commission will discharge...
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