Corruption

Corruption

Coronavirus treatment

Life-saving medical equipment lying idle

Equipment for oxygen supply has been stuck at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport for the last 10 months. There are 300 ventilators in the Central Medical Stores Depot (CMSD). But the ...

Life-saving medical equipment lying idle

Bribe at DGHS recruitment

'Take Tk 10m now, will pay more later'

Two members of a recruitment committee of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) have complained of a large-scale bribery during a recruitment.

'Take Tk 10m now, will pay more later'

HC summons PK Halder, 128 loan defaulters

The High Court (HC) on Wednesday summoned 129 loan defaulters, including Proshanta Kumar Halder, the disgraced director of International Leasing and Finance Service Ltd (ILFSL), to explain how they ...

HC summons PK Halder, 128 loan defaulters

'Conflict in Sikder family over control of National Bank'

The Sikder family controls the NBL. The sons of the bank’s late chairman Zainul Abedin Sikder want to maintain sole control over it. On the other hand, the late chairman’s daughter lawmaker Parveen ...

'Conflict in Sikder family over control of National Bank'

BB issues letter

What is happening in National Bank?

National Bank Limited, a private sector bank, has prepared to disburse big loans and has also disbursed some loans without approval, Bangladesh Bank officials have said.

What is happening in National Bank?

265 zarda, gul factories evading taxes

Many smokeless tobacco (SLT) manufacturers of Bangladesh have managed to slip away from the government's tax net; at least 265 of them are not paying taxes and 33 per cent do not even have a valid ...

265 zarda, gul factories evading taxes

Golden Jubilee of Independence

‘The life we follow’

We had no idea if we would ever return. We did not know if we would be able to defeat the Pakistan forces and bring independence to Bangladesh

‘The life we follow’

Sadharan Bima Corporation: 10 yrs of fraud, Tk 260m misappropriated

An account was opened with Exim Bank in 2010 on behalf of SBC. Tk 277.8 million (Tk 27.78 crore) has been deposited there and Tk 261.5 million (26.15 crore) withdrawn.

Sadharan Bima Corporation: 10 yrs of fraud, Tk 260m misappropriated

High Court asks why Sur Chowdhury, Shah Alam not arrested

The High Court has raised questions as to why the former deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank, SK Sur Chowdhury, and the bank’s present executive director Shah Alam, are not being arrested

High Court asks why Sur Chowdhury, Shah Alam not arrested

Khaleda Zia freed for 6 more months

The government has extended the suspension of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia's sentence for six more months on condition that she will not travel abroad during this time

Khaleda Zia freed for 6 more months
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