Saarc home ministers to discuss combating terrorism

The home ministers of Saarc nations will bang their heads together to find out a way to strengthen the anti-terrorism mechanism. The officials of the home ministries of the Saarc countries will hav ...

Dhaka, Delhi agree to urgently repatriate prisoners

Bangladesh and India have agreed to undertake immediate actions for repatriating prisoners and victims of human trafficking, and stressed the necessity of signing a repatriation treaty to simplify and ...

Dhaka, Delhi agree to urgently repatriate prisoners

Bangladesh and India have agreed to undertake immediate actions for repatriating prisoners and victims of human trafficking, and stressed the necessity of signing a repatriation treaty to simplify and ...

BD, US to hold security dialogue to combat terrorism

Dhaka and Washington will have a security dialogue in Dhaka later this year to work closely to combat terrorism and violent extremism. Both the governments are negotiating to have the fifth securit ...

Foreign secy for wider, innovative approach on youth

Foreign Secretary M Shahidul Haque has urged the global community to have a much wider and innovative approach on youth taking the current context of terrorism into account. “We need to addre ...

PM flies to Mongolia today

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to leave today for Mongolia to attend the 11th Asia-Europe Meeting (Asem) Summit. Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at a press conference yesterday said: &ldqu ...

US wants to know Bangladesh's counter terrorism strategy

US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Biswal during her recent visit to Dhaka said Washington wants to know Bangladesh's counter terrorism strategy for th ...

US wants to know BD's counter-terrorism strategy

US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Biswal during her recent visit to Dhaka said Washington wants to know Bangladesh's counter terrorism strategy for th ...

Hasina to meet Putin, Abe, Merkel, Li, Renzi

After the attacks in the first week of July, the government has decided to engage with the foreign countries extensively to combat violent extremism and terrorism, which is a global challenge. Prim ...

FBI assisting Dhaka in Gulshan attack investigation

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is assisting Bangladesh’s law enforcement agencies in the investigation process of the July 1 Gulshan attack. Washington has expertise in this subject an ...

Sheikh Shahariar Zaman

Sheikh Shahariar Zaman is Special Correspondent, Dhaka Tribune.

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