• Road crash kills 5 in Cox’s Bazar

    Five people, including two women, are killed and several others injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a pickup van in Chakaria upazila of Cox’s Bazar this morning.

  • The story behind Jahid’s viral video unfolds

    Remember the video of the boy singing a local song with a tourist in Cox’s Bazar that went viral last month? Well, thanks to the musician in the video the story does not end there.

  • Had no option

    Border Guard Bangladesh personnel had no choice but to open fire to protect election officials and prevent unruly mobs from snatching ballot boxes during Tuesday's Union Parishad polls in Pirojpur and Cox's Bazar, the BGB chief said yesterday.

  • 2 killed in Cox’s Bazar polls violence

    UP polls: 2 people have been killed when supporters of 2 member candidates attacked polls officials to snatch ballots in Teknaf upazia of Coxs Bazar, cops say.

  • 3 die as cargo plane crashes in the Bay

    A cargo plane crashed into the Bay of Bengal near Sonadia island, about nine kilometres off Cox's Bazar coast, yesterday morning, killing three of its four crew members and injuring the other.

  • Cargo aircraft crashes in Bay, 3 dead

    A privately-chartered cargo aircraft has crashed into the Bay of Bengal killing one person. Two others are missing while another has been rescued in critical condition. The crash site is about half a kilometre off Cox’s Bazar’s Nazirtek, at the estuary of the Bay and Bakkhali river.

  • Picnic bus runs over child, 2 women in Ctg

    Two women and a child are killed after a picnic bus ran them over on Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway in Lohagara upazila of Chittagong.

  • Jahid’s melody captivates the country!

    The video of the soulful singing of a small boy from Cox’s Bazar has taken the country by storm.

  • 17 more cases filed against Star editor

    Seventeen more cases including six sedition pleas are filed against The Daily Star Editor and Publisher Mahfuz Anam in 17 districts.

  • Female human trafficker held in Teknaf

    Law enforcers detain an alleged female human trafficker in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • 7.3 lakh yaba tablets seized

    Rab seized 7.3 lakh yaba tablets and arrested seven people, including a Myanmarese, in this connection from Cox's Bazar Sadar upazila early yesterday.

  • Myanmarese among 7 held with 7 lakh yaba

    A Myanmar national is among seven people held with 7 lakh pieces of contraband yaba tablets from Cox’s Bazar Sadar upazila this afternoon.

  • Good days for salt farmers

    Several thousand salt producers are happy seeing profits for the first time in three years after the government took up a policy

  • Top human trafficker held in Cox’s Bazar

    A top human trafficker is arrested by the police from Nayarpara village in Teknaf upazila.

  • Young Tigers thru to U19 quarter-finals

    Bangladesh Tigers secure a huge 114-run win over Scotland to move to the quarter-finals of ICC U19 World Cup.

  • BCL activist killed in infighting

    A Chhatra League activist was stabbed to death in an internal clash over previous enmity in the district's Ukhia upazila early yesterday.

  • BCL man killed in Cox’s Bazar

    An activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), the student wing of Awami League, is stabbed to death by another BCL man in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Two ‘human traffickers’ held in Teknaf

    Police today has claimed arrest of two human traffickers from Teknaf upazilla of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Main accused held in Dhaka

    Law enforcers yesterday detained the chairman of Bandarban's Naikkhangchhari upazila in connection with the 2012 arson attacks and vandalism at Buddhist temples in Ramu.

  • Ramu mayhem’s prime accused detained in Dhaka

    Law enforcers pick up the prime accused in a case filed over 2012’s mindless communal attack on the Buddhist community at Ramu in Cox's Bazar.

  • Schoolteacher shot dead

    Unidentified criminals shot dead a primary schoolteacher and inured his younger brother inside their house in the district's Ramu upazila early yesterday.

  • Cox’s Bazar teacher shot dead in his house

    Miscreants have forced in and gunned down a primary schoolteacher and shot his brother inside his house in Cox’s Bazar’s Ramu upazila early today.

  • Myanmarese yaba trader killed

    An alleged Myanmarese yaba smuggler was killed when a gang of Myanmarese yaba smugglers and BGB exchanged fire in the Naf river in Teknaf upazila early yesterday.

  • Myanmar ‘yaba trader’ killed in ‘gunfight’ in Teknaf

    An alleged Myanmarese Yaba trader is killed in “gunfight” with Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Naf River near Teknaf upazila.

  • 48 trafficking victims return from Myanmar

    A number of 48 Bangladeshi human trafficking victims, who were rescued by Myanmar authorities from the Bay of Bengal, return home following a flag meeting between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Myanmar border guards.

  • Women cricketers Bangla-wash Zimbabwe

    Bangladesh women cricket team humbled Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the 2nd 20-over match at Cox’s Bazar stadium today and wrapped up the series 2-0.

  • Bodi’s trial in graft case gets go ahead

    The High Court paves way for a lower court to continue graft trial proceedings against Awami League lawmaker from Cox’s Bazar Abdur Rahman Bodi.

  • Former UP member among 3 abducted in Cox’s Bazar

    An armed gang abducts three persons, including a former union parishad member from Ramu upazila of Cox’s Bazaar early today and demanded Tk 5 lakh as ransom.

  • 3 lakh yaba tablets seized at Teknaf border

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered three lakh yaba tablets from a fishing trawler at Shahpuri Dwip in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar last night.

  • 2 ‘robbers’ killed in Cox’s Bazar infighting

    Two alleged criminals are shot dead in a clash between two groups of robbers in Badshaghona area in Cox’s Bazar district town this afternoon, police say.