Category Archives: Government

Awami League has no relations with Olama League: Hanif

The AL joint general secretary’s clarification came on Tuesday night, a day after an anti-communal platform demanded an explanation on the nature of the party’s relationship with the organisation, which recently demanded a ban on Bangla New Year celebrations.

“Awami …

Egypt rejects phone records request in Regeni case

Egypt has rejected an Italian request to hand over the phone records of mobile subscribers in the Cairo district where an Italian doctoral student resided before being abducted, tortured and killed, a senior Egyptian official said Saturday.

Senior prosecutor Mustafa …

No April Forties VLCC crude oil loadings scheduled following second failed fixture

A second VLCC booked to take North Sea crude Forties from Hound Point, UK to Asia, failed its subjects due to delays Thursday, traders said.

“There were some delays on the vessel [Nautic], so [it’s not happening due to] logistical …

Aqaba Container Terminal wins outstanding health and safety award from Social Security Corporation

Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), the preferred gateway to Jordan and beyond, has added a new accolade to its extensive portfolio of achievements, after winning the 2014 Workplace Safety and Health Award from the Social Security Corporation. The award was announced …

Supreme Court defers hearing Nizami’s review petition

The hearing of a petition filed by war crimes convict Motiur Rahman Nizami to review the verdict upholding his death sentence has been deferred.

The matter was included in the Supreme Court’s cause list for Sunday.

But after Nizami’s counsels …