government officials

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

Public projects must support our environmental agenda

Will the PM’s latest directive be followed by the relevant authorities?

November 14, 2022
November 14, 2022

In the silos of bureaucrats, public interests are a trifle

To the uninitiated, the public interaction between our prime minister and state officials may seem curious at times.

October 21, 2022
October 21, 2022
August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022

No permission needed to arrest govt officials in criminal cases: HC

The High Court today (August 25, 2022) cleared the way for law enforcers to arrest government officials in criminal cases without permission from their authorities.

July 2, 2017
July 2, 2017

No corruption in any form, PM warns govt officials

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina warns government officials against corruption saying that there should be no dishonesty in any form.The prime minister comes up with the tough warning in her introductory speech at the second Secretary Committee meeting.

May 12, 2016
May 12, 2016

85 promoted to additional secys

The government promotes 85 joint secretaries to the rank of additional secretaries, who were deprived of promotion in the last several years.

April 21, 2016
April 21, 2016

ACC sued 97 people in Mar

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) approved filing of 34 cases against 97 people including government officials, public representatives and businessmen in March this year.

March 27, 2016
March 27, 2016

Govt to curb issuing official passports

The government decides to curb the issuance of official passports for its employees across the country in view of allegations of human trafficking in disguise of government officials.

March 16, 2016
March 16, 2016

15 govt employees killed in Pakistan blast

At least fifteen people were killed when a bomb exploded on a bus carrying government employees in the volatile northwest Pakistani frontier city of Peshawar on Wednesday, officials say.

February 2, 2016
February 2, 2016

Promotion for commotion

The already top-heavy civil bureaucracy is set to get even heavier, as the government is going for another mass promotion to the ranks of additional, joint and deputy secretaries amid allegations of lobbying and nepotism over promotions.