Ahammad Foyez

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    Attacks, code breaches mar campaigns in Bangladesh city polls

    Tapos Kanti Das and Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:11am on January 27, 2020

    Attacks on opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party candidates and their campaigns for the upcoming elections to the two Dhaka cities and violations of the electoral code...

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    Growth benefits to reach grassroots: PM

    Ahammad Foyez from Tungipara, Gopalganj | Updated at 01:23am on January 25, 2020

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said that the government was working to ensure that the benefits of growth of gross domestic product reach the...

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    Bangladesh now 14th most corrupt country in TI global index

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:11pm on January 23, 2020

    Bangladesh has ranked 14th among the most corrupt countries, according to the Global Corruption Perception Index 2019 released by the Berlin-based Transparency International. In the...

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    Baul Shariat held for committing crime: PM

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 02:06am on January 23, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said that baul singer Shariat Sarkar was arrested for his involvement in crime. While answering a supplementary question from...

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    Tk 96,986cr in loans defaulted by 8,238 companies: minister

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:34am on January 23, 2020

    Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Wednesday informed Parliament that 8,238 companies defaulted in repaying Tk 96,986.38 crore bank loans until November 2019. He submitted...

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    Climate change likely to displace 4cr people: PM

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 07:40pm on January 15, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said there was a possibility that four crore people of 70 upazilas in the country's 19 districts might be...

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    MPs demand ‘crossfire’ for rapists

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:41am on January 15, 2020

    Senior members of treasury and opposition benches in parliament on Tuesday demanded that the law enforcement agencies should kill rapists in ‘crossfire’ to bring an...

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    BNP alleges attacks on campaign

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:04am on January 13, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party mayoral candidates for Dhaka north and south cities on Sunday alleged that their campaigners came under attacks at places during electioneering by...

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    Electioneering begins with code breach

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:34am on January 11, 2020

    Electioneering for the mayoral polls to Dhaka north and south cities, scheduled for January 30, began on Friday amid allegations of violating electoral code of...

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    PM’s remark on ACC power contradicts law

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:39am on January 08, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s remark on the authority of the Anti-Corruption Commission to arrest graft suspects contradicts the ACC Act. The prime minister said that...