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Suo moto rule upon Govt as its order goes unheeded<br> Why order against car requisition ignored, HC

Suo moto rule upon Govt as its order goes unheeded
Why order against car requisition ignored, HC

As a High Court order prohibiting police from taking free ride on private vehicles went unheeded to, the HC Tuesday issued a suo moto rule asking the Government to explain why ‘car requisition’ took place again.

2010-05-28 19:25:03
111th birth anniversary of Nazrul celebrated

111th birth anniversary of Nazrul celebrated

The 111th anniversary of birth of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam was celebrated across the country Tuesday, paying high tributes to the revolutionary in real life and literature and culture.

2010-05-28 19:24:18
HR activists demand: introduce Vested Property Act in next parliament

HR activists demand: introduce Vested Property Act in next parliament

A coalition of human rights campaigners Tuesday condemned the ‘Vested Property Act’ as contradictory to the UN Human Rights Charter and the national constitution and demanded of the government to introduce the proposed amended law in the next parliament session.

2010-05-28 19:23:45
2-day food security conference begins Wednesday

2-day food security conference begins Wednesday

A two-day Bangladesh Food Security Conference begins here tomorrow (Wednesday) to work out a coordinated investment plan for food security and increased investments for agricultural development.

2010-05-28 19:23:12
Charge-framing date against Babar deferred

Charge-framing date against Babar deferred

A Dhaka court Tuesday again deferred the date for framing charge against detained former State Minister for Home Affairs Lutfozzaman Babar in a tax-evasion case, a fallout from the anti-corruption hunt kicked off by the past interim government.

2010-05-28 19:22:37
HUJI attack on cops at Jurain No case yet

HUJI attack on cops at Jurain No case yet

No general diary or case has yet been filed on the fight between a special police squad and Harkat-UL-Jihad (HUJI) militants in the capital’s Jurain area, two days after the nighttime clash.

2010-05-28 19:22:05
Charge framed against Jahanara Begum in graft case

Charge framed against Jahanara Begum in graft case

A Dhaka court Tuesday framed charge against Jahanara Begum, former Primary and Mass Education Adviser to then Prime Minister Khaleda Zia, in a graft case that stemmed from the massive anti-graft drive conducted under the past interim regime.

2010-05-28 19:21:27
Motor mechanics stab sawmill owner to death, injure two cops in Comilla

Motor mechanics stab sawmill owner to death, injure two cops in Comilla

A sawmill owner was stabbed to death by some motor mechanics at Kalirbazar in sadar upazila on Monday night following a fracas over the repairing of a motorcycle.

2010-05-28 19:20:49
Jerrybuilt Dhaka <br> Environmentalists demand DAP for planned urbanization

Jerrybuilt Dhaka
Environmentalists demand DAP for planned urbanization

Clean-city campaigners Monday urged the government to finalize the ‘Detailed Area Plan (DAP)’ and implement it immediately for building the capital the city in a planned way, as critics call Dhaka a concrete jungle.

2010-05-24 18:58:25
Miscreants kill pathway trader in city

Miscreants kill pathway trader in city

Assailants killed a pathway trader in front of the western gate of Baitulmakarram in the city in broad daylight Monday, two days after an arbitration meet for realizing his money from a borrower.  

2010-05-24 18:57:06
State-owned agencies set to supply fuel to power plants

State-owned agencies set to supply fuel to power plants

Three state-owned organizations are set to sign an accord for the supply of fuel oils to government, non-governmental and rental power plants, as part of an orchestrated drive to tackle severe electricity crisis in the country. 

2010-05-24 18:56:26
Intl telecom through undersea line: Bangladesh out of danger

Intl telecom through undersea line: Bangladesh out of danger

Bangladesh won’t skid off the global information superhighway during the repairing of the international submarine cable, experts said to dispel doubts. 

2010-05-24 18:55:22
Apparel workers strike in Ashulia garment hub

Apparel workers strike in Ashulia garment hub

The workers of two garment factories in the Ashulia hub of the export industry Monday went on work stoppage to press home their demands, mainly pay hike.

2010-05-24 18:54:48
Calling Zia ÔÇÿPakistani CharÔÇÖ<br> State minister for law sued in lawcourt

Calling Zia ÔÇÿPakistani CharÔÇÖ
State minister for law sued in lawcourt

State Minister for Law Kamrul Islam was sued in a lawcourt here Monday for reportedly calling slain president Ziaur Rahman ‘Pakistani char’, set by Islamabad during the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war.

2010-05-24 18:54:21
Local government at loggerheads with government dilemmas<br> Start second liberation war to attain r

Local government at loggerheads with government dilemmas
Start second liberation war to attain r

Justice Golam Rabbani, well-known for his memorable rulings while in the bench, Monday urged the local-government representatives to wage a ‘second liberation war’ to secure the rights they are denied. 

2010-05-24 18:53:41