ACC to enquire wealth of 6 AL leaders

Anti corruption commission (ACC) has decided to begin an enquiry into the wealth statements of the ruling party candidates, who participated in the 10th general elections. The approval came from a re ...

Government websites yet to update profiles of ministers, state ministers

Though over a week has passed since the new government sworn in, many ministries are yet to update the profiles of their newly elected ministers and state ministers on their respective websites, accor ...

Businessmen, lawyers majority in new cabinet

Of the 49 members of the newly formed cabinet led by Hasina, 18 said they run businesses while 11 identified themselves as lawyer in their affidavits placed before the Election Commission ahead of the ...

‘Dhaka Tribune survey consistent with public views’

A number of civil society members yesterday found the results of Dhaka Tribune opinion polls consistent with public views. They said the ruling alliance and polls aspirants should take note of result ...

Morshed Khan sued for money laundering

The Anti-Corruption Commission Tuesday filed a case against former foreign minister M Morshed Khan and two of his family members on charges of laundering over US$41.2m to Hong Kong. ACC Deputy Direct ...

Martyred Intellectuals Day observed

The countrymen yesterday observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day and demanded that the two key planners of intellectuals’ killing be executed like war criminal Abdul Quader Molla. The two ...

Income tax filing deadline extended until Dec 31

The National Board of Revenue has extended the deadline for submitting income tax in view of poor returns obtained because of ongoing political unrest. The deadline for filing income tax return ...

Technical glitch on first day of tax fair

A technical glitch heralded the morning hours of the first day of the annual income tax fair in Dhaka on Monday. Visitors complained of not being able to access online registration for the newl ...

Stolen assets recovery tough task

Bangladesh has so far settled only one case of recovering stolen assets out of many cases, going through a very complex procedure. “The money siphoned off the country in the case was bein ...

GCC Polls: Women voters outnumber men

Female voters heavily outnumbered male voters in the first hours of the Gazipur City Corporation polls. The queues of the women were much longer than those of the men. Locals said the numbe ...

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