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Are enforcers of law and dispensers of justice beyond accountability?

Are enforcers of law and dispensers of justice beyond accountability? Internationally acclaimed photographer and activist Shahidul Alam was detained by police detectives before a case was filed against him under the much-criticised Information Communication Technology (ICT) Act. PHOTO: Star C R Abrar Rule of law as a principle of governance involves that all persons, institutions […]

Top bankers and experts speak at a seminar on “Centralized and Decentralized Banking: A Study of Risk-Return Pro le of Banks” held at the Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) auditorium in the capital on November 25, 2018 COURTESY BIBM associate professor Mohammed Sohail Mustafa & his team presented the research paper on the topic […]

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Myanmar’s Buddhist monks march along a street during a demonstration against the planned repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh, in the Rakhine state capital Sittwe on Sunday. — AFP photo Protesters in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state demonstrated Sunday against the planned repatriation of Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh, referring to them as ‘runaway refugees’. About 100 people […]

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Chief national selector Minhajul Abedin briefs the media in Mirpur in August Dhaka Tribune Minhajul Abedin informed that the possibility of Tamim Iqbal making a comeback through the second Test against the West Indies is slim Bangladesh national chief selector Minhajul Abedin is eyeing a 2-0 Test series win against the West Indies. The Tigers […]

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Awami League to offer 36 seats to Jatiya Party Fazlur Rahman Raju  Dhaka Tribune  November 25th, 2018 File photo of Jatiya Party (JaPa) activists carrying the party’s electoral symbol plough and a festoon with photos of HM Ershad and other leaders in front of JaPa’s office at Banani, Dhaka Rajib Dhar/Dhaka Tribune Sources say HM […]

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CEC’s nephew gets AL ticket Tribune Desk November 25th, 2018 SM Shahjada Sazu Collected Shahjada Sazu, a former Chhatra League leader, was picked up from a pool of 22 nomination seekers from the constituency Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda’s nephew SM Shahjada Sazu, has been nominated by Awami League to contest the upcoming general […]

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The Daily Star November 26, 2018 BB Report on Last 10 years Scams, failures skipped, dev highlighted Jebun Nesa Alo The Bangladesh Bank has published a report on the banking sector development over the last 10 years ahead of the national elections, painting a rosy picture of the industry but completely ignoring the deep malaise […]

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November 26, 2018 / The Daily Star ‘Surprise’ awaits in BNP nomination Most seats in Dhaka city set aside for top brass in Oikyafront, 20-party allies; party starts handing nominations today Mohammad Al-Masum Molla In a surprise move, the BNP may leave most of the parliamentary seats in the capital to top leaders of its […]

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AL finalises 211 party candidates Staff Correpondent . Dhaka |Prothom Alo Nov 25, 2018             Ruling Bangladesh Awami League on Sunday started issuing letters to the candidates the party nominated to contest the upcoming 11th parliamentary elections due on 30 December. AL general secretary Obaidul Quader distributed the letters at […]

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Fictitious cases not fictitious claims Mahbub Talukdar | Prothom Alo Nov 25, 2018        [Written statement of election commissioner Mahbub Talukdar delivered at a meeting held on Thursday, between the election commission and police officials regarding the upcoming election.] Around 48 years ago when I taught at Chittagong University in 1970, I was given the duty of […]

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Kamal for replacement of CEC Nurul Huda Prothom Alo English Desk | Nov 25, 2018        Gano forum president Kamal Hossain on Sunday demanded the replacement of chief election commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda with a credible person for holding a free and fair national election. “We couldn’t be happy after talking to the CEC. We […]

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Sadek replaces Nanak, Golap in place of Nasim Staff Correspondent . Dhaka | Prothom Alo Nov 25, 2018        Ruling Awami League has dropped a number of heavyweight leaders from the list of party nominations for the 30 December national election. AL joint general secretary Jahangir Kabir Nanak has been replaced by general secretary of Dhaka city […]

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