MPs, peons among 924 to perform hajj at govt expense

Rozina Islam | Update: 00:06, Aug 20, 2017 | Print Edition Some 942 people are going to Saudi Arabia to perform hajj and to take care of pilgrims at government...

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...

Inapt names as hajj pilgrims’ medical attendants!

Rozina Islam | Update: 16:01, Aug 05, 2017 The religious affairs ministry has appointed as medical attendants of Bangladeshi hajj pilgrims, quite a number of persons who, officials...

Joseph among 53 criminals to be freed?

Rozina Islam | Update: 19:44, Jul 28, 2017 The government is set to free 53 convicted criminals, including top terror Tofail Ahmed alias Joseph. A committee formed by...

Extremists in Khulna Awami League?

Rozina Islam* | Update: 23:44, Jul 21, 2017 Extremists are infiltrating Khulna Awami League and some of them have even managed posts in the committees and have contested...

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...

‘We haven’t been able to uproot the militants’

Sohrab Hasan and Rozina Islam | Update: 18:48, Jul 06, 2017 A year has passed since the militant attack on Holey Artisan Bakery, but many questions remain unanswered....

Top terror Joseph in hospital for 20 months!

Rozina Islam | Update: 18:08, May 03, 2017 One of the top criminals of the country, Tofail Ahmed Joseph, has been in hospital for a stretch of 20...

More militants lying dead in Atia Mahal: Home minister

Rozina Islam | Update: 22:13, Mar 26, 2017 The ‘Operation Twilight’, launched against the suspected militants at multi-storey building in Sylhet city, could be accomplished by tomorrow. Home minister...

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...