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Case filed over Avijit Roy’s killing

Case filed over Avijit Roy’s killing

A case has been filed accusing anonymous assailants of the brutal killing of writer and blogger Avijit Roy last night at Dhaka University area. Victim’s father Ajay Roy, a physics teacher at the University of Dhaka, filed the lawsuit against unidentified assailants with the police station around 9:15am today, Sirajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Shahbagh Police Station told The Daily Star Online. However, he did not tell how many people were accused in the case. “Detective Branch (DB) of police have already begun their investigation to find the motive of the killing...

Man killed in Ctg crude bomb blast

Man killed in Ctg crude bomb blast

A pedestrian was killed in a crude bomb explosion in the port city of Chittagong this evening. Unidentified miscreants blasted a crude bomb at CNB intersection around 7:00pm, leaving Mohammed Redwan, 50, injured, police said.   Redwan succumbed to his injuries at the Chittagong Medical College Hospital around 9:15pm, Nayek Jahangir Alam of CMCH Police...

3 killed in separate ‘gunfights’

3 killed in separate ‘gunfights’

Three people, including two murder case accused, were killed in separate “gunfights” with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) and police in Dhaka, Jessore and Comilla early today. Including the three, at least 23 people have been killed this year in “gunfights,” eight in the capital alone, triggering a fresh spate of criticism over “extrajudicial killings”...

'Gunfight' kills 2 after 'attack on Rab' in Dhaka

'Gunfight' kills 2 after 'attack on Rab' in Dhaka

Two youths were killed in a 'gunfight' with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) that began after a team of the elite force "came under petrol bomb attack" in Jatrabari area of Dhaka early today. Identities of the deceased, aged between 28 and 35, could not be ascertained. The youths hurled petrol bombs targeting a vehicle of...

Road crashes in 4 districts kill 15

Road crashes in 4 districts kill 15

At least 15 people were killed and nine injured in separate road accidents in Mymensingh, Jhenidah, Munshiganj and Narayanganj districts today. In Mymensingh, five people including two women were killed as a passenger bus collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in the Sadar upazila this evening. The identities of the deceased could not be known...

3 die under trains in Dhaka, Tongi

3 die under trains in Dhaka, Tongi

Three people died under the wheels of separate trains in Dhaka’s Kuril Biswaroad area and Tongi today on the last day of the Biswa Ijtema. Only one of the deceased could be primarily identified as Harun, 40. He was on his way to attend the Akheri Munazat of Ijtema, police said. Two persons were crushed...

‘Arsonist’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Rab at Kansat

‘Arsonist’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with Rab at Kansat

Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claimed to have killed an “arsonist” in a “gunfight” at Kansat of Shibganj upazila in Chapainawabganj early today. BNP claims the victim as its own 48-hour shutdown called from Sunday The victim was Matiur Rahman, 35, son of Unsar Ali from Shibganj, our local correspondent reports quoting Maj Kamruzzaman, Rab-5 camp commander...

Chhatra Dal leader killed in Noakhali

Chhatra Dal leader killed in Noakhali

A local leader of BNP’s student front Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) was killed and another person hacked and shot in separate incidents of Sonaimuri upazila in Noakhali during BNP-led 20-party alliance’s countrywide blockade. The deceased was identified as Morshed Alam Parvez, 24, secretary of JCD ward no 3 in Sonaimuri union and son of...

Fire kills 8 in India

Fire kills 8 in India

Police say a fire in a timber shop has burned to death eight people on the outskirts of Mumbai, India's financial capital. Police officer Ramesh Patil says the victims were workers sleeping in the shop in Bhiwandi area in western Maharashtra state. Authorities are investigating the cause of the fire, which broke out early Saturday. The...

Wild elephants trample 3 in Satkania

Wild elephants trample 3 in Satkania

A herd of wild elephants trampled at least three people today during a daylong face-off with villagers in Keochia union of Satkania upazila in Chittagong. The dead were identified as Mahbubul Alam Talukder, 45, son of Abul Hossain Talukder, Md Shakil, 13, son of Md Forkan, and Md Shahadat, 30, son of Amir Hosain. Khaled...

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