Court rejects bail of firearms supplier

A court in Chittagong yesterday rejected the bail plea of Ehteshamul Haque Bhola alias Bholaia in a case filed in connection with the killing of Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, wife of former Superintendent of ...

Victims’ mother and brother testify

A Chittagong court yesterday recorded deposition of the family members of two victims, who were shot dead by police during a procession led by the then Awami League (AL) president Sheikh Hasina in c ...

Massive protest against dog culling in Ctg

Hundreds gathered in front of Chittagong Press Club in the afternoon. The protest, organised by animal welfare groups – notably Rise for Paw and Paws Transportation in Dhaka – took form in ...

Deadly blast at Ctg flat, 3 of a family burnt critically

Three people of a family suffered severe burn injuries after a deadly explosion ripped through a flat of residential building in Chittagong city’s Dewan Bazar area early Friday. The fire serv ...

Probe extra-marital affair option

The parents of Mahmuda Khanam Mitu, wife of former Superintendent of Police (SP) Babul Akter has requested the investigators to probe into the option of extra-marital relationship, if any, behind th ...

Around 150 stray dogs culled in Chittagong

Animal rights activists accused the Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) of allegedly culling 150 stray dogs, violating the order of the High Court (HC) that imposed a restriction on this practice. Im ...

‘Jamaat working with Ansarullah’

Leaders and mid-level activists of Jamaat-Shibir are patronising and working with banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team to carry out subversive activities in Chittagong, the port city police ...

Hizb ut-Tahrir spreads web in Chittagong

The activists of banned Islamist outfit Hizb ut-Tahrir’s Chittagong unit are carrying out secret campaigns targeting mosques and educational institutions, police say. Their activities have in ...

Suspected militant’s father files GD

The father of Sabbirul Islam Konik filed a General Diary (GD) on Friday night. Sabbirul was mistakenly identified by his father as one of the militants killed during Operation Storm 26 on Tuesday i ...

Medical student held for suspected ABT link

The Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) said they had arrested a member of banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team on Thursday night.   Abdul Hannan alias ...