Staff Correspondent: The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Liberation War Affairs Ministry has directed all deputy commissioners (DCs) of the country to make list of Razakars respectively.
Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) has expressed its discontent for not setting up drug crime prevention tribunal and issuing gazette in this regard in line with the new Drug Control Act.
Special Correspondent: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal said no more financial assistance will be provided to the state-owned banks from the government fund in case of the capital deficit or other reasons.
Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) on Sunday asked the authorities concerned to exclude the word ‘Kumari’ (virgin) from the No 5 column of Kabinama (marriage document) form and insert ‘unmarried’ instead of it.
Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday asked the authorities concerned to be watchful so that the people while going abroad do not end up being cheated by middlemen.
Senior Correspondent: A mobile court of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Sunday sentenced 17 members of a teenage gang to one-year imprisonment for their alleged involvement in consuming drugs, mugging and clash.
Staff Correspondent: BNP's reserved seat MP Barrister Rumeen Farhana has appealed for a 10-katha plot from government in Purbachal area of the capital.
Staff Correspondent: Another person died after being diagnosed with dengue fever while undergoing treatment at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH).
Senior Correspondent: Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Jamalpur Ahmed Kabir has been made an officer on special duty (OSD) over the leakage of a surveillance camera footage showing him with a female office assistant.
Staff Correspondent: The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed a review petition filed by BNP standing committee member Barrister Moudud Ahmed against its earlier order which upheld the High Court directive clearing the way to continue the trial proceedings of a corruption case.
Staff Correspondent: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has interrogated lawmaker Mahi B Chowdhury in connection with his alleged involvement in money laundering and for amassing wealth beyond known sources of income.
Risingbd Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday attended a milad and doa mahfil in the capital seeking eternal peace of the departed soul of Ivy Rahman, wife of late President Zillur Rahman and former women affairs secretary of Bangladesh Awami League (AL).
Senior Correspondent: A man who was sleeping at home was beaten up to death by his wife at Mirpur 13 area in the capital on Saturday.
Staff Correspondent: As part of the combing operation, Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has continued its drives in different areas of the capital to destroy the breeding grounds of Aedes mosquitoes.
Kurigram Correspondent: US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller has said that his country wants “voluntary, safe, dignified and sustainable” return of all Rohingyas to Myanmar’s Rakhine State. For this, they will continue to put pressure on Myanmar to create conditions.
Senior Correspondent: Awami League Joint General Secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif said that the grenade attack took place in the rally of then opposition leader Sheikh Hasina on August 21 in 2004 under the patronage of BNP.
Uday Hakim, after returning from Dublin (Ireland): It was the second tour to Ireland. The first journey was two years back. Ireland's visa was granted in just two hours then! But now it took a little longer, three-day. Yet a country visa in Europe is available in three days! Yes, it’s easy to get!