BNP allowed to hold public gatherings in Suhrawardy Udyan under 26 conditions
BSF returns deceased farmer's body after 16 days
BGB-BGP will work jointly to maintain peace on the border
Recommendation for opening immigration at Sona Masjid land port
Prime Minister Hasina receives eye treatment as a general patient
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 23: Prashanta Kumar Halder (PK Halder), the main accused in the case of smuggling tens of thousands of crores of rupees from Bangladesh, who was arrested in India and is presently in judicial custody, is likely to be returned to Bangladesh by March next year.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, Sept 9: In the ACC case, the court has framed a complaint against 14 people including the former managing director of Global Islami (former NRB Global) Bank Prashant Kumar (PK) Halder. At the same time, September 22 has been fixed for taking testimony in the case.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, August 17: Grameen Telecom has submitted to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) the accounts of the assets of four members of the board of directors, including Nobel laureate economist Dr. Muhammad Yunus.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 22: Referring that one should go to the Press Council if he has any complaint against a jouranlist's news, the High Court said, "We did not want to know the source of a journalist's news."
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 2: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has declared that Dr Zubaida Rahman, wife of BNP's acting chairman Tarique Rahman, is a fugitive in the eyes of the law.
Own representative, Dhaka, 23 December: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) sent letters to 19 organizations run by Hefazat leaders seeking information. Of these, income and expenditure information has been obtained from 17 organizations. Anwar Hossain Hawlader, the outgoing secretary of the Anti-Corruption Commission, told reporters at a press briefing in front of the ACC office in Segunbagicha on Wednesday (December 22).
Dhaka, September 20: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid has called upon the Anti-Corruption Commission to take necessary steps to punish the corrupt. The President made the call when Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Mohammad Moinuddin Abdullah and Commissioner Md Zahurul Haque met him at Bangabhaban on Sunday (September 19) evening.
Dhaka, August 19: Adressing government employees, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said her cabinet won't tolerate any corruption even after paying such high salaries to them.
Dhaka, August 9: The government is relaxing the lockdown in the interest of human life and livelihood. Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader has said that a strict lockdown may be imposed again considering the situation. He said this while attending a function at Tejgaon Sarak Bhaban on Monday.
Dhaka, July 31: Taking a jab at the BNP, Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has said that people laugh when the Khaleda Zia-led party talk about corruption.
Dhaka, February 10: The High Court has said that in order to develop the country, the hands of the corrupt have to be broken. A virtual High Court bench comprising Justice Md Nazrul Islam Talukder and Justice Mohi Uddin Shamim made the remarks on Tuesday (February 9) during the hearing of a sub-registrar's bail application.
Dhaka, February 8: President Mohammad Abdul Hamid has called upon all to build resistance against corruption across the country so that future generations can grow up in a corruption-free environment.
Dhaka, January 19: President Md. Abdul Hamid called upon the people to work together to eradicate corruption, drugs, terrorism and militancy. Addressing the first session of the year in the National Assembly, he said the government is making continuous efforts to ensure good governance, democracy and people's participation in development programs in spite of hundreds of adversities to accelerate the progress of the country and the nation.
Dhaka, November 30: Iqbal Mahmud, chairman of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), has said that there is no salvation in corruption at home or abroad. He made the remarks in response to Transparency International's Global Corruption Barometer Asia 2020 report on Sunday afternoon.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that the governments that have been in power illegally since 1975 have sown the seeds of corruption.