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eAsia 2011 opens in Dhaka city

December 2, 2011


Asia’s mega technology event, eAsia 2011, kicked off in the capital yesterday, thereby putting regional information and communication technology focus on Bangladesh. No other ICT event hosted in the country has seen so many foreign and local experts sharing their knowledge and experience under the same roof. Some 2,000 foreign and local representatives are taking […]

Meeting on stockmarket under way

November 20, 2011


Stakeholders are in a meeting Sunday evening to discuss a proposed package to rejuvenate the country’s trouble-torn stockmarket. The meeting began around 7:00pm at the capital’s National Economic Council with Finance Minister AMA Muhith in the chair. The meeting will hold discussions on bringing normalcy in the market and facilitating the affected investors to recover […]

Accused Jubo League leader arrested

November 15, 2011


Detectives in the capital last night arrested Narsingdi town unit Jubo League president Ashraf Hossain, an accused in the Lokman Hossain murder case. Ashraf is the first among the 14 accused killers to be arrested, more than two weeks after the sensational killing of the Narsingdi municipality mayor. He is the 11th accused in the […]

Nov 29 Cases will go to trial

November 15, 2011


        The much-awaited trial in the 10-truck arms haul cases is finally set to get underway on November 29. A Chittagong court yesterday framed formal charges against 11 accused, including Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami and former state minister for home Lutfozzaman Babar in connection with the biggest-ever arms bust in the […]