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Efficacy of the ANTI-DRUG WAR

Efficacy of the ANTI-DRUG WAR Nazmul Ahsan “Why don’t you tell the truth? You talk about extrajudicial killings but in reality, you care more about the drug traders than those whose lives are destroyed because of them,” one Facebook friend rebuked me the other day, after I disagreed with him about the modus operandi of […]

Pacer Mustafizur Rahman (L) bowls as batsman Tamim Iqbal looks during national cricket team’s match scenario training at the Sher-e Bangla National Stadium on Saturday. — New Age photo A fully fit Tamim Iqbal on Saturday urged Bangladeshi players not to think much about in-form Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan ahead of their forthcoming three-match Twenty20 […]

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The budget recommended by the BEA is two-and-a-half times higher than the government’s this year Courtesy ‘High income individuals and organizations do not pay their due taxes; there are maybe 100 people who pay a personal tax over Tk1 crore, whereas the true number should be at least 50,000’ The Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA) has proposed […]

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PreviousNext A councillor of Teknaf Municipality in Cox’s Bazar has been killed in what the Rapid Action Battalion or RAB says a gunfight during an anti-drug drive. Police have also killed a person wanted in seven cases, including some over drug-trafficking charges, in a similar ‘gunfight’ in Chattogram’s Sitakunda. Councillor Md Ekramul Haque, 46, a […]

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Khaleda Zia, then Bangladesh prime minister, centre, arrives at the conference centre in Doha for a two-day summit in June 2005 AFP There are over 30 members in the BNP’s international wing, but none of them is working to bolster relations with Middle Eastern countries BNP has ignored the Middle East in its foreign policy plans […]

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