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  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda's Zia Orphanage Trust Corruption case full verdict released

    Niko graft case: Hearing on plea to produce FBI agent, Canadian cops Jan 3

    A special court in Dhaka today fixes January 3 for holding a hearing on a petition seeking permission to produce an FBI special agent and two members of Canadian police in connection with the Niko corruption case.

  • Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

    President Donald Trump, in a surprise Twitter message, says he will nominate former assistant US attorney general Christopher Wray to lead the FBI.

  • Argentine firm agrees to $112.8 mn settlement

    Argentine sports marketing company Torneos y Competencias S.A. agreed Tuesday to pay $112.8 million to settle charges in the United States stemming from a massive FIFA corruption scandal, authorities said.

  • Sepp Blatter

    'Disrespectful Infantino won't answer my calls'

    Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says successor Gianni Infantino has showed him no respect by failing to return his phone calls.

  • FIFA bans Qatari official from Asian vote

    World football body FIFA bans a senior Qatari official from running in elections for a seat on its new-look council over an investigation.

  • Orlando shooting: Who was Omar Mateen?

    A gunman who killed dozens of people in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, has been identified as Omar Mateen, a US citizen who had been known to the FBI since 2013.

  • Cyber attackers target US presidential campaigns: official

    Cyber attackers are targeting the campaigns of Democratic and Republican presidential contenders, US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Wednesday.

  • BB heist: FBI suspects insider involvement

    US Federal Bureau of Investigation finds evidence that at least one Bangladesh Bank employee acted as an accomplice of hackers. Investigators suspect it was partly an inside job, WSJ reports

  • Mahmudur Rahman

    'Plot to kill Joy': Mahmudur on fresh remand

    Daily Amar Desh acting Editor Mahmudur Rahman has been remanded for the second time in a case filed over alleged plot to kill prime minister’s son Sajeeb Wazed Joy.

  • Shafik Rehman

    Cops claim journalist Shafik named three others

    Police yesterday claimed that journalist Shafik Rehman disclosed the names of at least three more people involved in the

  • 'Shafik arrested for Joy's FB post'

    The BNP yesterday alleged that journalist Shafik Rehman was arrested and taken on remand because of a Facebook status of the prime

  • Ohio

    8 killed in Ohio gun rampage

    Eight people are found dead at four crime scenes in rural Ohio of US, and most of them are shot to death, authorities say. No arrests had been announced, and it's unclear if the killer or killers are among the dead.

  • DB claims Shafik admits meeting suspects in US

    Police yesterday claimed Shafik Rehman admitted to having held "more than one meeting" with those convicted by a US court for bribing an FBI special agent to collect "confidential information".

  • Joy says FBI files on his US location found at Rehman’s home

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s son Sajeeb Wazed Joy says confidential FBI files on his location in the US were hidden in a secret place in journalist Shafik Rehman’s home.

  • FBI breaks into dead gunman’s iPhone

    The FBI has managed to unlock the iPhone of the San Bernardino gunman without Apple's help, ending a court case, the US justice department says.

  • FBI 'may be able to unlock San Bernardino iPhone'

    The FBI says it may have found a way to unlock the San Bernardino attacker's iPhone without Apple's assistance.

  • FBI to assist CID to identify hackers

    Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is to team up with Bangladesh police’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to investigate the cyber heist at Bangladesh Bank’s account with New York’s Federal Reserve Bank.

  • AKM Shahidul Hoque

    Cyber heist: IGP dwells on int’l agencies’ help

    Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque has said if needed, help would be sought from the international agencies dealing with money laundering, for unveiling the clue to the $101 million cyber heist at Bangladesh Bank.

  • Heist: CID to hold meeting with FBI tomorrow

    The Criminal Investigation Department of police will hold a meeting with the US Federal Bureau of Investigation in the city tomorrow over the heist of $101 million from Bangladesh Bank account with Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

  • Apple boss hits back at FBI conduct

    Apple boss Tim Cook has hit back at the FBI over the handling of a court order to help unlock the iPhone of San Bernardino killer Syed Rizwan Farook.

  • Avijit murder: FBI reports soon

    Examination of the 11 evidence, which were collected from the crime scene of blogger Avijit murder and sent to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), have been completed, Additional Commissioner Monirul Islam of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) said today.

  • California shooter messaged Facebook friends about jihad support

    One of the shooters in the San Bernardino massacre, Tashfeen Malik, sent at least two private messages on Facebook to a small group of Pakistani friends in 2012 and 2014, pledging her support for Islamic jihad and saying she hoped to join the fight one day.

  • California shooters had target practice: FBI

    Investigators believe the married couple who massacred 14 people in California last week - a US-born husband and his Pakistani wife - had been radicalised "for quite some time," but no clues pointing to an international plot have yet emerged, the FBI said on Monday.

  • FBI probes Blatter bribe scandal role

    The FBI is investigating the role played by Fifa president Sepp Blatter in a $100m (£66.2m) bribes scandal, a BBC investigation has discovered.

  • Wikileaks claims release of CIA boss’s emails

    Wikileaks claims to have released some of the contents of CIA director John Brennan's personal email account.

  • Priyanka plays FBI agent on ABC

    Priyanka stars a rookie FBI agent Alex Parrish, who becomes a prime suspect in a terrorist attack. This is the first time the actress, singer and Miss World has acted as a lead in an American TV series, and the hopes to makes her name in Hollywood.

  • Priyanka Chopra to appear on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

    Actress Priyanka Chopra, who plays an FBI agent in her international debut TV show "Quantico", will now be seen on popular American late-night talk show "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

  • FBI offers to help Niloy murder probe

    The FBI has shown its interest to help the Dhaka Metropolitan Police investigate the murder of blogger Niladri Chattopadhyay Niloy, according to police.

  • priyanka chopra

    Priyanka Chopra shares leaked image of Quantico (video)

    Priyanka Chopra shares a video where she is wrapped in nothing but a flag bearing the emblem of the FBI to promote her latest American TV series Quantico.

  • Fifa 'took bribes for 2010 World Cup'

    Fifa executives accepted bribes to help secure the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, the US Attorney General Loretta Lynch has said.