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A Borrower’s Dilemma

A Borrower’s Dilemma Rehan Husain There is a Latin dictum—interest reipublicae ut sit finis litium—meaning, there must be a ceiling on the time frame within which all litigations should end. This was written, as many others, for the same cause: to ensure equity and justice and to ensure that it is done within a reasonable […]

Previous Next The import of capital machineries has decreased in the first half of the current 2018-19 fiscal year. Loan flow in the private sector also dropped, causing a slump in the investment sector between July and December The opening of Letters of Credit or LCs to import capital machineries from abroad fell by 27.58 […]

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Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sakib al Hasan and Taskin Ahmed In a start-studded sixth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League where many of the biggest names in Twenty20 cricket took part it were the Bangladeshi players who outshone the overseas recruits and ultimately decided the fate of the tournament. The recently concluded BPL-6 saw an […]

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AL announces names of upazila chairman candidates Prothom Alo English Desk |Feb 09, 2019       The ruling Awami League has announced the names of chairman candidates of the first-phase upazila elections to be held on 10 March on party tickets, reports UNB. Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader revealed the names of the chairman candidates at […]

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জাহালমকে ১০ কোটি টাকা ক্ষতিপূরণ দেওয়ার দাবি নিজস্ব প্রতিবেদক, ঢাকা ০৯ ফেব্রুয়ারি ২০১৯ বিনা দোষে নিরীহ পাটকল শ্রমিক জাহালমকে তিন বছর জেল খাটানোর জন্য তাঁকে ১০ কোটি টাকা ক্ষতিপূরণ দেওয়ার দাবি জানিয়েছে সম্মিলিত সামাজিক আন্দোলন। সংগঠনটির নেতারা বলছেন, দ্রুত জাহালমকে এ ক্ষতিপূরণ দিতে হবে। ক্ষতিপূরণ না দেওয়া পর্যন্ত ধারাবাহিকভাবে আন্দোলন করা হবে। আজ শনিবার রাজধানীর […]

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‘90pc Dhaka dwellers victims of dust pollution’ Prothom Alo English Desk | Feb 09, 2019        Around 90 per cent Dhaka city dwellers are affected by serious dust pollution, said green activists on Saturday urging the authorities concerned to take effective steps to check it, reports UNB. Speaking at a human chain programme, they also said […]

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Mob beats Chhatra League leader, 7 others, for trying to kidnap bride in Comilla  Masud Alam, Comilla Dhaka Tribune February 9th, 2019 Police have arrested a Bangladesh Chhatra League leader and seven others after they were beaten by locals for attacking a wedding reception and trying to kidnap the bride at Debidwar upazila in Comilla […]

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Rashid Suhrawardy dies in London  BSS February 9th, 2019   Dhaka Tribune Rashid Suhrawady Collected Rashid was son of legendary political leader, Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy Rashid Suhrawardy, the only son of the legendary political leader and former prime minister of erstwhile Pakistan, Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy, has died at his London residence. Rashid took his last breath on February […]

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The Daily Star February 08, 2019 PURBACHAL DECEPTION CITY; Pot of Gold – At the end of the 300 feet road Zyma Islam On January 28, the High Court ordered 38 housing projects around Purbachal New Town to temporarily stop all land-related activity being conducted. To be more specific, this activity included plugging up water-bodies, filling […]

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Police week awards trigger criticism ADC awarded for arresting Shahidul Alam, DC for quota reform leader Muktadir Rashid | New Age  Feb 08,2019 Prime minister Sheikh Hasina cuts a cake during the launch of Police Week 2019 at Rajarbagh Police Lines in Dhaka on Monday. — BSS photo This year’s police awards drew flak over […]

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