Saudis blame hajj office

Rozina Islam | Aug 18, 2015 Couple Monowar Hossain and Fazilatunnesa had their flight at 9:05am on Monday and they went to Ashkona hajj camp...

Shipping minister backs strike, speaks against sentence

Rozina Islam | Update: 22:46, Feb 28, 2017 Shipping minister Shajahan Khan has backed the countrywide transport strikes enforced by transport workers, arguing that it should not be...

FF certificates of 5 secretaries finally cancelled

Rozina Islam | Sep 15, 2014 The government has finally cancelled the freedom fighter certificates of five secretaries. However, if is yet to be known...

Ferries to carry double passengers at night

Rozina Islam | Sep 26, 2014 Ferry owners have cleverly doubled the passenger-carrying capacity of their vessels at night. The rule is that there are to...

I will return soon: Latif

Rozina Islam | Oct 12, 2014 Abdul Latif Siddique, the minister embroiled in controversy over his remarks concerning Hajj, is returning home shortly. Speaking to Prothom Alo over...

Journalists awarded for quality investigative reports

As part of it's four-day long celebration of International Anti-corruption Day which falls on 9 December, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) today announced the winners...

3 Narayanganj councillors suspended

The local government division has suspended three councillors in Narayanganj. The local government authorities on Sunday issued three notifications in this regard, suspending the councillors. The...

Property, money of drug dealers to be confiscated

Rozina Islam | Update: 16:44, Aug 07, 2017 Property and wealth of drug dealers will be confiscated as per draft of a revised narcotics control law. The government recently...

Shazneen murder case: Death row convict seeks presidential clemency

Staff Correspondent 03:09 AM, July 20, 2017 / LAST MODIFIED: 03:10 AM, July 20, 2017 Shahidul Islam, the death row convict in Shazneen Tasnim Rahman rape...

GOVERNANCE: Defining corruption

Corruption is a complex multi-faceted social phenomenon with innumerable manifestations. It takes place as an outcome of deficiencies in the existing public administration apparatuses...