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Bangladesh won’t step into ‘debt trap’ while she is in power, says Hasina at China event

Previous Next Bangladesh is alert to the risks of stepping into a “debt trap” even though it is implementing a number of mega projects with foreign credits, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said. “Bangladesh will never step into a debt trap in my tenure,” she is quoted to have said at a panel discussion in […]

Shakib Al Hasan walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal. AFP Mustafizur Rahman bagged five wickets while in-form Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Saifuddin hit commendable fifties, but India still defeated Bangladesh by 28 runs in Edgbaston on Tuesday to all but book their place in the semifinals.The loss, on the other hand, ended […]

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How to not do humanity  Ramisa Rob  Dhaka Tribune  July 2nd, 2019 Complicit through inaction? Murder by any other name is still murder It’s a trend that, after someone is hacked to death, social media gets all syrupy with utmost disillusionment. We protest against injustice, we demand that officials take action so that no one […]

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Attack on Sheikh Hasina: Two BNP leaders surrender  Emroz Khandokar Bappi, Pabna Dhaka Tribune July 2nd, 2019 File photo of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune 32 BNP members have been sent to jail in this case Two convicted fugitives surrendered in Pabna on Tuesday, in a case filed for attacking Prime Minister Sheikh […]

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The Daily Star  July 03, 2019 EDITORIAL The latest national budget A mixed bag of goods Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal delivers his budget speech at the parliament in Dhaka. Photo: BSS The new budget, under the stewardship of a new finance minister, has been passed in parliament and it has both good and not-so-good […]

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The Daily Star  July 03, 2019 CONSUMER RIGHTS VIOLATIONS Why filing complaints is absolutely necessary Consumers should play their part to protect their rights. Photo: Rashed Shumon Naznin Tithi I assume there is hardly anyone amongst us who has never felt cheated after buying a product or taking a service in exchange for money. On many occasions, […]

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The Daily Star  July 03, 2019 Exactly the same, every word of it! 3 witnesses’ statements in the case against road safety campaigner Mozammel identical; none of them could be found in their ‘address’ Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury. File photo Shariful Islam and Rafiul Islam The extortion case against prominent road safety campaigner Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury has three […]

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ACC identifies 10 corruption sources in railways Prothom Alo English Desk | Jul 02, 2019        The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed a report to railways minister Nurul Islam Sujan on Tuesday identifying 10 sources of corruption in the sector. ACC chairman Mozammel Haque Khan handed over the report to the minister at his office, reports news agency […]

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Nayan Bond killed in police ‘gunfight’ Staff Correspondent . Barishal and Barguna Correspondent | Prothom Alo, Jul 02, 2019 The main accused of Rifat Sharif murder Sabbir Ahmed alias Nayan Bond was killed in what police called a gunfight with them in Barguna’s Burirchar early Tuesday. Officer-in-charge of Barguna police station has confirmed this to Prothom Alo. […]

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Bangladesh semifinal dreams end with India defeat Quamrul Hassan |  Jul 03, 2019 Shakib Al Hasan walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal. AFP Mustafizur Rahman bagged five wickets while in-form Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Saifuddin hit commendable fifties, but India still defeated Bangladesh by 28 runs in Edgbaston on Tuesday to all […]

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