corruption

Suspended DIG Prisons Bazlur denied bail again

A Dhaka court today again rejects the bail petition of suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons Bazlur Rashid in connection with a case filed over amassing Tk 3.08 crore beyond his known...

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022

ACC challenges Haji Salim's acquittal in graft case

An appeal was filed with the Supreme Court today (May 10, 2022) challenging a High Court verdict that acquitted Awami League lawmaker Haji Md Salim from the charges of concealing information about...

February 6, 2020
February 6, 2020

Suspended DIG Prisons Bazlur denied bail again

A Dhaka court today again rejects the bail petition of suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons Bazlur Rashid in connection with a case filed over amassing Tk 3.08 crore beyond his known...

December 9, 2019
December 9, 2019

Corruption destroys Bangladesh’s economy: Fakhrul

The country’s economy has been destroyed due to corruption at all sectors of the country, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says.

September 15, 2019
September 15, 2019

Graft: Shahjadpur sub-registrar suspended

The law ministry has suspended Subrata Kumar Das, sub-registrar of Shahjadpur in Sirajganj, on charge of committing professional misconduct and corruption.

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

Continue drives against graft, drugs: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asks the government officials to continue drives against corruption and drugs as well as design development projects in a planned way.

May 14, 2019
May 14, 2019

Corrupt Milk Vita officials to be punished: State minister

Stern actions will be taken against corrupt Milk Vita officials and engineers to stop irregularities at the state-owned entity, State Minister for Local Government, Rural Development and...

April 18, 2019
April 18, 2019

TIB survey on Dhaka Wasa: Rampant graft, poor service

Nearly 45 percent service seekers in the capital don’t get the desired amount of water from Dhaka Wasa, Transparency International Bangladesh said yesterday citing its survey.

April 18, 2019
April 18, 2019

Plagued by corruption

The Anti-Corruption Commission has identified 22 sources of corruption plaguing the state-run Titas Gas for years.

April 13, 2019
April 13, 2019

Rajuk's 'absolute power corrupts absolutely'

British historian Lord Acton's 130-year-old observation that a person's sense of morality diminishes as his/her power increases is true

February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019

Maldives court orders arrest of ex-president over graft

A court in the Maldives orders the arrest and detention of former president Abdulla Yameen on suspicion of money laundering.