Tuba workers set ultimatum, call strike

Agitating Tuba group workers, beside setting an ultimatum to meet their demands, have called a general strike in industrial areas across the country from Saturday. Tuba Group Sramik Sangram Committ ...

Gang leader held after gunfight

A gang leader was held along with his four associates yesterday at the capital’s Islambagh following a gunfight with law enforcers. Local people and police said Arman Hossain alias Dano, 22, ...

Detectives hunt for 4 JMB financiers

Some businessmen of the capital are financing the revival of banned Islamist outfit Jama’at-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), claims the Detective Branch of Police. With the money, leaders of t ...

7 killed in road accident in Narayanganj

At least seven people were killed and four others injured last night when a vegetable-laden truck skidded off the road and fell into a roadside ditch at Rupganj upazila in Narayanganj. Inspector As ...

Unmanned level crossings a death trap

Accidents on the railway tracks mainly at level crossings have become frequent in the country, causing deaths and injuries to people as well as damages to properties due to illegal level crossings, la ...

3 JMB men held; DB claims militants reorganising

Detective Branch of Police personnel yesterday claimed to have arrested three members of banned Islamist organisation Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in the capital's Sayedabad with huge ...

Mob kills alleged mugger, family blames police

A youth was killed by mob who was allegedly attempting to rob a man in the capital’s Bhajahori Saha Street at Wari yesterday. However, the victim’s family accused police of falsely labe ...

Two abductees rescued

Police yesterday said they had rescued an abducted young girl and a youth in separate drives while arresting three alleged abductors, including a woman, in the capital and Gazipur on Saturday night. ...

AB Siddique abduction mystery remains unresolved

Even though more than three months have passed since the much-talked-about abduction of Abu Bakar Siddique, the husband of BELA chief Syeda Rizwana Hasan, law enforcement agencies are yet to make any ...

1.5kg gold seized at Kamalapur Railway Station

Police have seized smuggled gold weighing to over 1.5kg at the capital's Kamalapur Railway Satation on Saturday evening. Police also detained one Ibrahim Hossain, who was suspected to be arrive ...

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