Ahammad Foyez

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    ACC mostly acts after others do

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:30pm on December 08, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission appears to be late in taking action against corruption suspects in most cases after other government agencies make moves against them, giving...

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    Corruption unabated

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2020

    Amid rampant corruption and irregularities, including money laundering and accumulation of illegal wealth, the countrys observe International Anti-Corruption Day today. Lack of political commitment, absence...

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    More ministers, MPs, bureaucrats infected

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:38pm on November 27, 2020

    The number of COVID-19 infections among ministers, lawmakers and bureaucrats is increasing noticeably with the authorities fearing that the situation might turn worse in the...

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    AB Bank siphons Tk 236cr more

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:58pm on November 23, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has found another incident of money laundering, to the tune of about Tk 236 crore, by AB Bank Ltd using its offshore...

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    Awami League district unit leaders under fire

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:49pm on November 22, 2020

    Ruling Awami League has started removing presidents and general secretaries of its district units which face factional feuds. Senior leaders of the party said that...

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    Bangladesh ACC awaits info on officials’ money laundering

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:53pm on November 19, 2020

    Anti-Corruption Commission chairman Iqbal Mahmood on Thursday said that the commission would take action against those public servants who were involved in money laundering, if...

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    ACC resumes non-funded part’s probe

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:46pm on November 17, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has resumed the inquiry into the non-funded part of the much-talked-about Hallmark Group-Sonali Bank scam involving about Tk 1,200 crore as there...

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    Bangladesh JS passes bill prescribing death for rape

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 11:30pm on November 17, 2020

    Jatiya Sangsad on Tuesday passed the Women and Children Repression Prevention (Amendment) Bill, 2020 incorporating death as the highest punishment for rape. The amendment was...

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    Charge sheets in all 22 ACC cases likely by Dec

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:06am on November 17, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission is likely to submit to the courts by December the charge sheets in all 22 cases filed in the past year over...

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    ACC director faces probe for interfering in inquiry

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:43am on November 15, 2020

    A departmental probe has been initiated against a director of the Anti-Corruption Commission for his alleged interference in an inquiry by a junior officer. ACC...