Covers Militancy, Cross-Border Crime, Human Rights
Even though the number of motorbikes and deaths in bike-related accidents is rising sharply, only 34 percent of bikers wear helmets while driving, according to a recent study conducted by the World Bank and Buet’s Accident Research Institute.
Apparently, you can sack the man out of the bank, but you can’t take the banker out of the man!
Once again, youths are leaving their homes after being indoctrinated into extremism online, found law enforcers working to combat terrorism.
At least 5,000 agents of different mobile financial services made suspicious transactions involving around Tk 25,000 crore, meant to be remitted by Bangladeshi expatriates, in the last four months.
Although Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) shows rising drug cases and arrests in its annual round-up every year, more than half of the cases end up in acquittals.
Not a motorbike, not even a car, their target is stealing an entire bus.
Despite law enforcers’ tough vigilance, smugglers are trying to introduce new types of narcotics in the country and are doing business using social media.
They had valid visas, training and work permits.
Sanwar Hossain joined Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in 2000, influenced by none other than the banned outfit’s then supremo Shaikh Abdur Rahman.
Seized vehicles that are used for different crimes or have no valid documents mostly end up in auctions as scrap.