Five out of nine were suicide squad members

Five out of the nine militants killed in Operation Storm 26 at Kallyanpur den were members of the suicide squad of the banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).  Afte ...

Police launch app to battle militancy

A new mobile application, Hello CT, has been launched. This app allows anyone to inform the police when they suspect militant activities.  Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal inaugurated the ...

Child killing cases: Delayed justice spawning more violence

Incidents of child killings are unfortunately far too common in Bangladesh, with the level of brutality only growing over the years. The latest victim of such savagery was Sagar Barman, a 10-year- ...

Viral video: Traffic sergeant attacks driver

At around 5:10 pm on Saturday, a traffic sergeant beat up a car driver in front of KFC on road 7/A, Dhanmondi. The officer asked to check vehicle documents before slapping the driver. He then p ...

Is SP Babul on leave?

Superintendent of Police (SP) Babul Akter’s leave of absence now exceeds to over 48 days.  His rejoining date is still a mystery as neither the police nor his family could confirm any de ...

Viral video: Traffic sergeant attacks driver

At around 5:10 pm on Saturday, a traffic sergeant beat up a car driver in front of KFC on road 7/A, Dhanmondi. The officer asked to check vehicle documents before slapping the driver. He then proce ...

Militant attacks in Bangladesh claim 393 lives in last 11 years

The number of militant attacks have been on the rise in Bangladesh in the last 11 years. No strata of society is now left untouched, as people from various backgrounds and professions are being inc ...

Security device sales shoot up

The sale of security devices has increased in the country in the wake of the two recent militant attacks in Dhaka’s Gulshan and Kishoreganj’s Sholakia, said market insiders. Traders sel ...

DMP changes officers in eight police stations

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has changed officer-in-charge (OC) in eight police stations. The changes have been made as per directives of DMP Commissioner Asaduzzaman Miah on Saturday. DMP (medi ...

Bangladesh students in Malaysia under scanner

After finding out that several militant suspects had previously been students of Monash University’s Malaysia campus, investigators are now busy looking through information on Bangladeshi studen ...

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