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Police submit chargesheet naming 5 in Banani rape case

Police have submitted the chargesheet against 5 people including Safat Ahmed and two of his friends over the rape of two university students in an upscale hotel in Dhaka’s Banani. Victim Support Center of Bangladesh Police, the department in charge of the case submitted the chargesheet on Thursday to the Dhaka district magistrate court, informed […]

Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday told parliament that a total of Tk 13,372 crore of undeclared money was whitened in last 46 years. ‘Total Tk 13,372 crore of undeclared money was whitened since the independence and government got tax of Tk 1,454 crore in the same time,’ Muhith said while replying to a question […]

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Cast out from his house yesterday, BNP leader Moudud Ahmed has moved a writ petition with the High Court challenging the legality of his eviction from the house. In the petition filed today, he prayed to the High Court to order not to continue further eviction and not to change the character and nature of […]

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The Islamic Foundation has fixed the minimum amount of Fitra at Tk 65 again this year. The rates of Fitra, a charity donation by well-off Muslims at the end of Ramadan, are calculated according to the price of 1.65kg of wheat or flour, or 3.3kg of raisins, dates or cheese. This year, considering the market […]

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Seven countries, led by Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, on Monday severed ties with Qatars, accusing it of backing terrorism and destabilising the region Ever since seven countries severed diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday, the Bangladeshi expatriates living in the country are in a great fear of losing their jobs. However, Bangladeshi embassy officials in […]

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