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Two Bangladeshis return after 14 years in Indian prison
Dhaka, April 27 : Two Bangladeshis have returned after serving 14 years in prison for illegally trespassing into Indian territory, media reported on Monday.
Another Killer Dies
By S. Binodkumar Singh, Research Associate, Institute for Conflict Management : On April 11, 2015, Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) Senior Assistant Secretary General Mohammed Kamaruzzaman (63), the third most senior figure in the JeI, was hanged at10:30pm at Dhaka Central Jail, for crimes against humanity ...
Blockade not in force: Khaleda
Dhaka, April 27 : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia has said a countrywide transport blockade she called in January is no longer in force, media reported on Monday.
Bangladesh jolted twice after fresh tremor in Nepal
Dhaka, April 26 : Two mild tremors shook Bangladesh on Sunday following a fresh tremor in Nepal, a day after a deadly earthquake devastated the Himalayan country leaving over 2,000 people dead.
Afridi turns philosophical on disastrous Bangladesh tour, says "bad ...
Dhaka, Apr.26 : Cricket all-rounder and Twenty20 skipper Shahid Afridi has said that not much should be read into Bangladesh's four nil rout of Pakistan. A philosophical Afridi said that while he score line was shocking, the team must strive to move towards the betterment.
Two killed in Bangladesh earthquake
Dhaka, April 25 : Two women were killed during evacuation in Tangail and Pabna districts of Bangladesh on Saturday after an earthquake, followed by a shockwave, hit different parts of the country, media reported.
Bangladesh cricket team to receive money, flats, cars
Dhaka, April 25 : Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday announced that flats and cars along with prize money will be given to the national cricket team for its brilliant performance in the World Cup and home series against Pakistan.
Sarkar, Shahid earn first call in Bangladesh Test squad
Dhaka, April 25 : Bangladesh has called up newcomers Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Shahid and Liton Kumar Das for the first Test against Pakistan.
7.5-magnitude quake hits Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 25 : An earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hit Bangladesh on Saturday, along with Nepal and several Indian states, bdnews24 reported.
Barge with 900 tonnes coal sinks in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 24 : A barge, carrying 900 tonnes of coal, sank in Bangladesh's Sandwip Channel near Chittagong port on Friday after hitting a buoy.
BNP, Awami League file cases over attack on Khaleda
Dhaka, April 23 : The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and its rival, the ruling Awami League (AL), on Thursday filed cases with the police over an attack on Khaleda Zia's motorcade in Dhaka on Wednesday, Police said.
Nor'wester claims nine lives in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 22 : Nine people were killed and many others injured when a nor'wester swept through a number of districts of Bangladesh, media reports said on Wednesday.
Acid-thrower given death in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 22 : A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced a man to death in Rangpur district for throwing acid at a school girl in 2012.
Nor'wester claims five lives in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 22 : Five people, including two children, were killed and at least 50 others injured when a nor'wester swept across Habiganj, Dinajpur and Jamalpur districts of Bangladesh, media reports said on Wednesday.
HRW says Bangladesh Govt. denying Rana Plaza workers their rights
Dhaka, Apr.22 : Garment workers in Bangladesh face poor working conditions and anti-union tactics by employers, including assaults on union organizers, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released today.
Bangladesh to deploy army for city polls
Dhaka, April 21 : The Bangladesh Election Commission has decided to deploy the army from April 26 to 29 in Dhaka and Chittagong city corporation areas to check any untoward incident during the upcoming city polls.
Case filed over attack on Khaleda Zia
Dhaka, April 21 : An official of the ruling Awami League has filed a complaint against BNP activists in connection with the attack on Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief and former prime minister Khaleda Zia in Dhaka during a poll campaign, police said on Tuesday.
BNP supremo attacked in Dhaka
Dhaka, Apr 21 : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) supremo Khaleda Zia's cars were attacked by miscreants while she was campaigning for party-endorsed city election candidates in Dhaka on Monday, media reports said.
BNP calls shutdown on Wednesday to protest attack on Khaleda
Dhaka, April 21 : The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has called a nationwide shutdown on Wednesday to protest the attack on party chief Khaleda Zia during an election rally on Monday, according to media reports.
Eight injured in firing in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 18 : At least eight people, including a police officer, were injured after the shotgun of an Awami League leader's bodyguard accidentally went off at a party rally in Bangladesh's Faridpur district, according to police, even as local leaders said the shooting was not accidental.
Pakistan's Ehsan Adil ruled out of Bangladesh series
Dhaka, April 18 : The Pakistan cricket team suffered another blow with right-arm pacer Ehsan Adil set to miss the remainder of the three-match One-Day International (ODI) series against Bangladesh due to a hamstring injury.
Seven injured in guard's accidental firing in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 18 : At least seven people, including a police officer, were injured after a shotgun of Awami League leader's bodyguard accidentally went off at a party rally in Bangladesh's Faridpur district.
Dhaka varsity molesters being hunted from video clips
Dhaka, April 17 : Investigators in Bangladesh are trying to identify from video footages the group of men who sexually assaulted women on Dhaka University campus during Bengali New Year celebrations.
136 Bangladeshis evacuated from Yemen
Dhaka, April 17 : As many as 136 Bangladeshis have been further evacuated from Yemen, bringing the total number of evacuees to 496, media reported on Friday.
Bangladesh court grants bail to BNP leader
Dhaka, April 16 : The Dhaka High Court on Thursday granted bail to Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir in one of the cases in which he is accused of violence.
11 people killed in Bangladesh hut collapse
Dhaka, April 15 : At least 11 people were killed on Wednesday after a two-storey tin hut collapsed into a lake in this Bangladesh capital.
Seven killed in Bangladesh hut collapse
Dhaka, April 15 : At least seven people were killed on Wednesday after a two-storey hut collapsed into a lake in the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka.
Bangladesh SC to hear war criminals' pleas on April 28
Dhaka, April 15 : The Bangladesh Supreme Court will hear the appeals of convicted war criminals Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed and Salahuddin Quader Chowdhury, who are challenging their death sentences, according to media reports on Wednesday.
Bangladesh: War criminals' pleas to be heard on Apr 28
Dhaka, Apr 15 : War criminals Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujaheed and Salauddin Quader Chowdhury's appeals against their death sentences will be heard by the Appellate Division in Bangladesh on Apr 28, media reports said on Wednesday.
Bangladesh transport blockade no longer in force
Dhaka, April 14 : The opposition Bangladesh National Party (BNP) has hinted that the indefinite transport blockade called by party chief Khaleda Zia on January 5, is no longer in force, media reported on Tuesday.