Mohammad Ali Jinnat

March 24, 2021
March 24, 2021

Gone with the blaze

Fleeing a crackdown by the Myanmar military, 35-year-old Chubera Begum, along with her four children, arrived in Ukhiya from Rakhine State in August, 2017. She then found shelter in a tent at...

January 5, 2021
January 5, 2021

Parents get to bury Lakingme after 25 days

The family of Lakingme Chakma finally received her body yesterday, 25 days after her mysterious death, and buried her in Ramu upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

December 4, 2020
December 4, 2020

Rohingya Relocation: First batch off to Bhasan Char

The government yesterday began transferring Rohingyas to Bhasan Char from the congested camps in Ukhia and Teknaf where about a million of them have been living.

October 4, 2020
October 4, 2020

Pay or Die

With suspended officer-in-charge of Teknaf Police Station Pradeep Kumar Das now behind bars over the killing of retired army major Sinha, stories are unearthed about the unwritten law of the...

September 9, 2020
September 9, 2020

Facilities in Bhashan Char: Rohingya leaders satisfied after trip

Rohingya leaders, who went on a “go-and-visit” to Bhashan Char housing project, said they were happy with the facilities there and that those were far better than their current living conditions in...

August 18, 2020
August 18, 2020

Witnesses to Sinha Killing: Cops out to use them as pawns

Nestled between hills on one side and the sea on the other, Marishbunia village in Teknaf’s Baharchhara union is pure beauty. Babbling brooks, mossy arched bridges and hibiscus shrubs in full bloom...

August 9, 2020
August 9, 2020

Case Against Shipra: Two witnesses ‘forced’ to sign on blank papers

Witnesses in a narcotic case, filed against Stamford University student Shipra Debnath, claimed they were forced to sign on blank papers.

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020

Armed police battalions take charge of Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar

Two special police battalions, formed to ensure security of Rohingyas, have finally taken over the responsibility to ensure law and order inside the refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar.

February 3, 2020
February 3, 2020

30 drug dealers to surrender today

At least 30 top drug dealers, who have been in police’s “safe house” for the last seven months, are set to surrender in Cox’s Bazar today.

November 24, 2019
November 24, 2019

96 ‘robbers, arms dealers’ surrender

With one police jeep in front and another behind, three buses carried 96 arms makers and dealers along with robbers to Kalarmarchhara Union Parishad ground in Maheshkhali so that they surrender...