4d ago| Corruption

Corruption will continue, if elected leaders don't have to beg for votes

Badiul Alam Majumdar, secretary of Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (SHUJAN), a platform for promoting good governance said that persistent corruption will continue in the country, if elected leaders do not have to beg for votes every five years.

Law enforcement agencies most corrupt sector: TIB

Bangladesh’s law enforcement agencies were the most corrupt in 2021, Transparency International Bangladesh said.

Senior railway official suspended after Dhaka court takes corruption charges into cognizance  

Railways Ministry has suspended a senior official of Bangladesh Railway (BR) after a Dhaka court has taken into cognizance the graft charges brought against him by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

HC orders speedy trial of graft case against Bodi

The High Court yesterday directed the lower court concerned to expeditiously finish the trial proceedings of a corruption case against former Awami League lawmaker from Cox’s Bazar-4 constituency Abdur Rahman Bodi.

Corruption allegations: ACC summons Shilpakala DG Lucky for questioning

Anti-Corruption Commission has summoned Director General of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Liaquat Ali Lucky to question him over the allegations of taking bribe, misusing power and misappropriating money through graft and irregularities.

ACC sues ‘Golden Monir’

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday filed another case against Monir Hossain alias “Golden Monir” and eight others, including Rajuk officials, for their alleged attempt to grab government land.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

ACC presses charges against Regent’s Shahed for amassing Tk 1.69 crore illegally

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) today pressed charges against Regent Group Chairman Mohammad Shahed in a case filed over amassing of Tk 1.69 crore illegally and failure to submit a wealth statement.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

HC orders speedy trial of graft case against Bodi

The High Court yesterday directed the lower court concerned to expeditiously finish the trial proceedings of a corruption case against former Awami League lawmaker from Cox’s Bazar-4 constituency Abdur Rahman Bodi.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Tk 12cr Loan Scam: ACC sues former SBACB chairman

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has sued former chairman of South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce Bank (SBACB) and seven others for misappropriating a loan worth Tk 12 crore.

January 6, 2022
January 6, 2022

Corruption allegations: ACC summons Shilpakala DG Lucky for questioning

Anti-Corruption Commission has summoned Director General of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Liaquat Ali Lucky to question him over the allegations of taking bribe, misusing power and misappropriating money through graft and irregularities.

January 5, 2022
January 5, 2022

ACC sues ‘Golden Monir’

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) yesterday filed another case against Monir Hossain alias “Golden Monir” and eight others, including Rajuk officials, for their alleged attempt to grab government land.

January 4, 2022
January 4, 2022

ACC sues cop for hiding wealth information in Ctg

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) this evening filed a case accusing an Inspector of Tourist Police of Chattogram Zone on charges of concealing wealth information in his wealth statement.

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

Dating apps new way to extort money

Using dating apps like Tinder, Tantan and Mamba, criminals are extorting money from people by ensnaring and abducting them.

December 27, 2021
December 27, 2021

Sonali Bank ex-MD, among 8, jailed for 3 years in forgery case

A Dhaka court yesterday sentenced eight former officials of Sonali Bank Limited, including its managing director, to three years jail in forgery case.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Submit list of Titas river grabbers in 90 days: HC

The High Court yesterday directed the National River Conservation Commission (NRCC) to prepare a list of the names of people, who grabbed the land of Titas River in Brahmanbaria, and to submit it to this court in 90 days.

December 8, 2021
December 8, 2021

Arrest 14 former AB Bank officials, businessman: HC

The High Court yesterday directed the ACC to arrest 14 former officials of AB Bank Ltd and a businessman in seven days in connection with a Tk 176 crore embezzlement case.