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    ACC must chase large-scale corruption to regain people’s trust

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2019

    THE Anti-Corruption Commission’s saying that it faces a serious crisis of people’s trust in it and its failures overshadow its success is a heartening self-assessment....

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    ACC starts investigating allegations against Rajshahi University authorities

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on November 22, 2019

    Anti-Corruption Corruption has initiated an investigation into the allegations of corruption and irregularities against the Rajshahi University vice-chancellor and pro-vice-chancellors....

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    Ministry finds corruption in FMCH procurement

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 01:41am on November 21, 2019

    The Ministry of Health and Family Planning has found massive corruption and irregularities in procuring medical appliances, curtains, bed sheets and some other materials for...

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    Corruption cuts people’s access to safe water: experts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:03am on November 18, 2019

    Speakers at a discussion on Sunday raised demand for accountability and transparency in the water, sanitation and hygiene services citing rampant corruption as the cause...

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    Experts, policymakers for tighter mechanisms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    Experts and policymakers on Sunday recommended strengthening both legal and administrative mechanisms to ensure accountability, transparency and integrity in public spending and...

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    ACC summons twelve officials of health dept

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:56pm on November 17, 2019

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Sunday summoned 12 officials and employees of the Directorate General of Health Services for interrogation over their alleged corruption...

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    CCC to set up LED lampposts at high cost

    Shakhawat Hossain   | Updated at 12:12am on November 16, 2019

    The Chattogram City Corporation will install 20,600 LED-bulb fittings on its streets at a cost of Tk 90.40 crore under an Indian suppliers credit with...

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    Bangladesh most prone to bribery in S Asia: study 

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:38am on November 15, 2019

    Bangladesh is identified as the most risky country in terms of bribery threats in South Asia, said a latest report by Trace International. According to...

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    Government must hack down political patronisation of crimes

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 15, 2019

    WITH the drive against illegal casinos and bars having run since September 18, the prime minister Sheikh Hasina coming to say in the parliament on...

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    Khaleda appeals against HC’s rejection of bail  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00pm on November 14, 2019

    Former prime minister and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Thursday filed an appeal in the Appellate Division challenging the rejection of her bail application  in ...