JMB chief arrested

THE arrest of Maulana Saidur Rahman, chief of the Jama’atul Mujahidden Bangladesh, along with three other leaders of the militant group, has revealed that religious extremists still pose a grave threat to the nation’s security. The police have also recovered explosives and bomb making materials from their possession. By all…

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HRCP hails Commission on missing persons

ISLAMABAD – Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Wednesday welcomed formation of the Commission to resolve the aggravated issue of the enforced disappearance and assured its full cooperation with the body. After attending meeting of the Commission held on other day, Asma Jahangir, Chairperson HRCP welcomed the formation of…

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Ensure safe fruits

Ashutosh Sarkar he High Court yesterday gave the government a number of directives to stop the use of chemicals for ripening and preserving fruits and the sale of those contaminated fruits, a public health concern. The court, in response to a public interest writ petition, ordered Bangladesh Standards and Testing…

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