CJ’s rejoining very unlikely, says AG

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam on Saturday said it is very unlikely for Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha to join office again as he faces 11 specific allegations, including ‘moral turpitude and corruption’. “Given the reality, his (CJ’s) rejoining a far…

China, India soldiers hurl stones at each other in Kashmir

Indian and Chinese soldiers yelled and hurled stones at one another high in the Himalayas in Indian-controlled Kashmir, Indian officials said Wednesday, potentially escalating tensions between two nations already engaged in a lengthy border standoff elsewhere. The Chinese soldiers hurled…

SC having enough patience : Chief Justice

Mentioning that the government has raised a storm, Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha on Sunday said the judiciary is having enough patience. “You’re causing the storm. Have we said anything to breed the storm? Pakistan’s Supreme Court has… we’re having…

Floods extend to northern district , 36 dead

Flood situation in the northern districts have worsened amid suffering of millions of marooned people as the water level of Jamuna and Brahmanputra rivers have continued to rise, said Water Development Board officials. The death tolls due to flood related…

340 children raped in 7 months: CRACB

A total of 340 children, including 24 physically challenged ones, were violated in the country in the last seven months of the current year, according to statistics of Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh. Of them, some 46 fell victims…

Players take the cream in Aussie pay row

Australia’s bruising and protracted cricket pay dispute was finally resolved Thursday with players and management agreeing on a new ‘in-principle’ deal, ensuring upcoming series against Bangladesh, India and England can go ahead. The players appeared to be the winners in…