Judicial probe into police role a must

Dhaka, April 19 -- Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) on Thursday demanded judicial inquiry into the role of police in the Feni madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder. The TIB in a press s... Read More

50 pc of eye patients suffer from sight disability in BD

Dhaka, April 19 -- About 50 percent of eye patients in Bangladesh suffer from sight disability. Of them, the females share 53 percent and the males do 47 percent. Sightsavers, an international chari... Read More

Ranks 150th with global score BD slips 4 notches down in WPF

Dhaka, April 19 -- Bangladesh has slipped four notches down in the World Press Freedom Index-2019 published by Paris-based Reporters Without Borders (RSF). Bangladesh ranks 150th with a global score ... Read More

Corruption is everywhere but punishment is selective

Dhaka, April 19 -- The Anti-Corruption Commission has identified 22 sources of corruption plaguing the state-run Titas Gas for years. Illegal connections, re-connection of illegal lines, meter tamperi... Read More

Kader makes confession

Dhaka, April 19 -- Hafez Abdul Kader, an accused in madrasa student Nusrat murder case, was brought to a Feni court yesterday at 1.30 pm to record his confessional statement. Senior Judicial Magistra... Read More

Russel gets new life with prosthetic leg

Dhaka, April 19 -- Russel Sarkar, who lost a leg after a bus of Green Line Paribahan injured him fatally in April last year, has got a prosthetic leg. A Swiss-made artificial leg was attached to Russ... Read More

Mehazabien's Boishakhi works create viewers' attention

Dhaka, April 19 -- For the last few years, Mehazabien Chowdhury established her strong position in media by virtue of her acting quality and skill. She is now getting positive response for acting in t... Read More

Power politics in Egypt

Dhaka, April 19 -- A HUGE majority of Egypt's MPs on April 16 approved constitutional amendments to allow President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in power until 2030. The amendments were initially introduced i... Read More

Their sorrows need someone to listen

Dhaka, April 19 -- AFTER road accidents or launch capsize, the High Court usually orders the responsible persons to compensate the victims or victims' families but the court orders have rarely been ex... Read More

Target zero fire hazards

Dhaka, April 19 -- The fire incidents are becoming more tragic and more frequent nowadays. We have to be determined to eliminate or, at least to bring them down within a minimum degree of tolerance in... Read More