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Attorney General Mahbubey Alam

SK Sinha damages image of judiciary: AG

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam today said former chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has damaged the image of the country’s judiciary with the “adverse comments” he made about the judges of the Supreme Court’s Appellate Division in his book.

  • Maj Abdul Gafur passes away

    Maj (retd) Mohammad Abdul Gafur died at 5:30pm on September 16, at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Dhaka.

  • Two die in road crashes

    Two people were killed in road accidents in two districts yesterday, according to reports from our correspondents.

  • 2 schoolgirls found dead in Turag

    The bodies of two schoolgirls were recovered from Turag river in Savar on Wednesday.

  • Actress Sarah Begum Kabari

    3 held for 'theft' at Kabari's home

    Gold jewelleries worth around Tk 12 lakh and Tk 5 lakh in cash have allegedly been stolen from former Awami League lawmaker and renowned actress Sarah Begum Kabari's Gulshan residence.

  • fake intern doctors

    Inconsistency in 7 medical interns' certificates: ACC

    Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has found seven intern doctors at different hospitals of the country working with 'questionable' certificates.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Cumilla Arson Case: Khaleda's bail hearing on September 30

    A Cumilla court yesterday fixed September 30 for continuing the hearing on BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's bail petition in connection with the arson case filed in 2015.

  • No escape from searing heat

    The “unusual” and unbearable spell of heat prevailing through Dhaka city is likely to come down by today, according to experts at the Met office.

  • Flag of BNP

    'Evil spirit of Baksal'

    Branding the Digital Security Act as an 'evil spirit of Baksal', BNP yesterday alleged that the government has enacted the law to hide its 'massive corruption' and gag the media and people's voice.

  • charge batons in Dhaka

    Left Democratic Alliance's march towards EC foiled

    Police yesterday foiled a march of Left Democratic Alliance (LDA) by charging batons on its leaders and activists when they were heading to lay siege to the office of the Election Commission in the capital's Agargaon.

  • Gazipur factory blast

    Four hurt in Gazipur factory explosion

    Four construction workers suffered burn injuries in an explosion at an under-construction building in Kaliakoir upazila of Gazipur yesterday.