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Quader urges all to reject political opportunists

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has urged all to keep away from those politicians who are out to resort to ill political practices.   “Politics is now being infected by formalin as a section of political opportunists is trying to persuade politics recklessly . . . You have to reject them,” the minister told a freshers’ reception arranged ...

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CJ Sinha’s departure statements justified BNP’s statements: Fakhrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday claimed that the party’s recent statements delivered centering Chief Justice SK Sinha’s going on leave in the name of illness proved ‘totally truth’ following Sinha’s statement made on his way to airport to fly Australia on Friday night. Talking to journalists at BNP central office, Fakhrul said they very ‘eagerly’ and ‘sincerely’ listened ...

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11 allegations against Sinha, AD judges decline to sit on same bench

The Supreme Court on Saturday in a statement supplied to media contradicted with remarks of chief justice SK Sinha that he made before his departure of Dhaka for Australia. Sinha , who is now on a month-long leave, left for Australia on Friday night. A statement signed by the Supreme Court’s registrar general Syed Aminul Islam said on Saturday that ...

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Myanmar tells UN refugees can return from Bangladesh

Myanmar told the United Nations refugee agency on Monday its top priority was to bring back Rohingyas who have fled to Bangladesh, but much work was needed to “consolidate stability” in its troubled northern region of Rakhine. Bangladesh and Myanmar agreed on Monday to set up a working group to plan the repatriation of more than half a million Rohingya ...

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Maizbhandar Darbar demands Rohingyas repatriation with dignity, rights

Oct 2, 2017  The incumbent leader of Islamic spiritual hub of Maizbhandar Syed Saifuddin Ahmed today demanded repatriation of Rohingyas to Maynmar with dignity and ensured human and civil rights as he distributed succor among the forcibly displaced ethnic minority people. “One could feel their pain while visiting the refugee shelters in Cox’s Bazar,” he said in a brief statement ...

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Deactivation of illegal mobile handset soon: Tarana

Process of deactivating the illegal mobile handset in the country would begin soon, State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim said on Tuesday, reports BSS. “IMEI database of mobile handset has already been prepared and now we are starting the processes of deactivating the mobile handsets those will be brought to the country through illegal channel,” she added. “To this end, we are ...

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AL to accord mass reception to Hasina

Prime minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina will be accorded a mass reception on her return from the United States where she attended the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Awami League (AL) and its associate bodies will organize the mass reception on behalf of the countrymen on 7 October AL general secretary and road transport ...

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Acting CJ urges judges to work honestly

Acting Chief Justice Abdul Wahhab Miah on Tuesday urged all judges to perform their duties with honesty and devotion, reports UNB.   He came up with the call at a full-court meeting at the Supreme Court Judges’ Lounge.   The acting CJ said, “The Appellate Division bench constituted before the vacation will continue its activities and it will be reconstituted ...

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Providing fake certificates and selling junkie fraud for selling pornography

The mobile court has sentenced a young man named Johnny Hossain (26) to 15 days in jail for selling fake certificates and selling pornography in Jhenaidah. On Sunday afternoon, the district administration’s executive magistrate Sohail Sultan Zulkar Nine Kabir gave the sentence. Jony Hossain was the son of Alauddin of old Hatkhola area in Jhenaidah town. According to the court, ...

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Rice prices have decreased in mills and quint

After the intervention of the government, the price of rice started decreasing. A day’s interval of business assurances, prices of mills and quintal reduced from 2 to 4 rupees per kilo. But the retail market still has no impact on the price reduction. However, in a day or two, market prices will start to decline in the retail market. The ...

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