Dhaka: 5:27 AM, Thu, 20 Jun, 2019

SC upholds HC order on minimum age for FF

Staff Correspondent: The Supreme Court upheld a High Court verdict that announced illegal the gazette notification of liberation affairs ministry fixing minimum age of freedom fighters at 12.5 years.

It proves judiciary independent: Quader

Senior Correspondent: Awami League (AL) general secretary, also Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said that BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia secured bail in two defamation cases which proved the judiciary is independent.

Canada PM approves controversial pipeline expansion

International Desk: The Canadian government on Tuesday approved a controversial pipeline expansion project to deliver oil to the Pacific coast for shipping overseas, setting the stage for a major political battle ahead of elections.