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Aug 21 Grenade Attack Case: 2 Convicted ex-IGPs secure bail


MNA National Desk: The High Court on Monday granted bail to two former inspectors general of police Shahudul Haque and Ashraful Huda who were sentenced to two years in jail in the August 21 grenade attack case. An High Court bench of Justice Sheikh Abdul Awal and Justice Bhishmadev Chakrabarti passed the order accepting their appeal petitions for bail. Lawyers Arshadur Rauf and Jamilur Rahman represented the defendants in the court while Assistant Attorney General Md Ali Zinnah stood for the state. bdnews24.com adds : After the hearing, lawyer Jamilur Rahman told the media, “The court has accepted their appeals ...

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Sagar-Runi murder case should resolve immediately: Info Minister


MNA National Desk: Information minister Hassan Mahmud said the journalist couple Sagar-Runi murder case should be resolved immediately. He said this while exchanging views with journalists at Dhaka Reporters Unity auditorium on Sunday noon, reports an online portal. The minister said, “I have taken charge of the ministry. I think the matter must to be resolved, but I can’t let you know the time frame. I will try to resolve the matter as soon as possible after finding the hitch of the investigation consulting with the authorities concerned.” Meherun Runi, senior reporter of private TV channel ATN Bangla, and her ...

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Decision of Khaleda’s bail scheduled on July 2

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MNA National Desk: The Supreme Court on Sunday fixed July 2 to pass its order on a leave-to-appeal against the High Court order that earlier granted bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a murder case. A four-member bench of SC bench, led by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, fixed the date after completing hearing of the leave-to-appeal. Khandaker Mahbub Hossain, AJ Mohammad Ali and Joynul Abedin stood for Khaleda while Attorney General Mahbubey Alam represents the state. Besides, the court fixed Monday for hearing another leave-to-appeal filed by the state in another case filed against the BNP chief under ...

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Charges pressed against BCL leaders in 2016 Gulistan hawker eviction drive


MNA National Desk: Police have pressed ‘attempted murder’ charges against two Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) leaders accused of discharging firearms into the air during a 2016 drive to remove hawkers at Dhaka’s Gulistan. The charge sheet was submitted to the Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate on Apr 11, but official declaration came on Sunday, said Shahbag Police Station SI Akram Hossain. “The charge sheet will be brought before the court of Metropolitan Magistrate Golam Nabi today,” court police General Registration Officer SI Mahmudur Rahman told media. The two accused in the case are Dhaka Metropolitan South BCL General Secretary Sabbir Hossain and ...

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Salman Khan convicted in blackbuck poaching case


MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Actor Salman Khan was convicted for killing two blackbucks in September 1998 while shooting for a Bollywood movie. Actors and co accused Sonali Bendre, Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, and Neelam Kothari were acquitted. Quantum of punishment will be pronounced soon. Actor Salman Khan was on Thursday convicted of killing two blackbucks by a Jodhpur court in the two-decade-old poaching case. Fellow actors and co-accused Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam Kothari were given the benefit of the doubt and acquitted along with Dushyant Singh, a local from the area. The quantum of punishment ...

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Salman Khan acquitted by court in arms case

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MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Bollywood actor Salman Khan was on Wednesday acquitted by an India’s Jodhpur court in an Arms Act case in which he is alleged to have killed blackbucks in 1998. Chief Judicial Magistrate Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit, after completing the hearing on January 9 in the case, had reserved the judgment for Wednesday, reported news agency. Salman Khan and his sister Alvira were present in the court when it announced the actor not guilty. Salman Khan and a few other Bollywood actors were accused of poaching blackbucks on the night of October 1, 1998 during the shooting ...

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Another two persons held in Mitu murder case


MNA National Desk: Another two persons were held in Mitu murder case. Law enforcement agency arrested two more for their alleged connection in the murder of Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, wife of police superintendent Babul Akter on Tuesday. Debdas Bhattacharya, Additional commissioner of Chittagong Metropolitan Police, told to media. The suspects, identified as ‘Bhola’ and ‘Monir’, have been nabbed from the port city’s Baklia. He said that they have seized two firearms from the suspects, which were used in the Jun 5 killing. Till now, counting the latest detentions, six people have been held in this case. Two have been shown ...

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Actress Mamta Kulkarni accused in drugs smuggling case


MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Mamta Kulkarni, former Bollywood actress, has been named an accused in the Rs. 2,000 crore Ephedrine drugs smuggling case by police, an official said on Saturday. “We have included Mamta Kulkarni’s name in the first information report (FIR) and in the process of getting a Red Corner Notice against her. Earlier we have issued a RCN against her husband Vicky Goswami,” Thane Police Commissioner Parambir Singh told to media. Singh also said that Moroccan and Colombian drug traders are involved in the case and the US Drug Enforcement Administration has provided pictures of Abdulla, an ...

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NBR starts its first money laundering case


MNA Business Desk: Reportedly, NBR starts its first money laundering case. CIID (The Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate) has started a case in contradiction of a clothing trader condemning him of smuggling out of the country Tk. 1 billion under the guise of exporting readymade garments. Moinul Khan, CIID Director General told that, this is first such claim filed under the Money Laundering Prevention Act under the jurisdiction of the National Bureau of Revenue (NBR). The money laundering cases used to be under the jurisdiction of the Anti-Corruption Commission. But succeeding an amendment to the law, the NBR was given the ...

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