Mohammad Jamil Khan

Covers Militancy, Cross-Border Crime, Human Rights

April 8, 2022
April 8, 2022

From student to ringleader

Back in 1996, Lokman Hakim alias Liton was still a student. But early on in life, he had a brush with law, when he abducted a girl.

April 7, 2022
April 7, 2022

Tipu’s aide hired hitman, armed him

An aide of Awami League leader Jahidul Islam Tipu hired the hitman and gave him a gun to have Tipu assassinated, according to the confessional statement of hitman Masum Mohammad Akash.

April 1, 2022
April 1, 2022

Fake persona brings in real money

He was once a preacher, giving sermons at different waz-mahfils. At the time, he was merely a Jamaat-Shibir activist in Satkhira’s Kalaroa upazila.

March 31, 2022
March 31, 2022

Tipu murder - At least five took part in the killing mission: probe

At least five people took part in the killing of Jahidul Islam Tipu, former general secretary of Motijheel Awami League, in the capital’s Shahjahanpur a week ago.

March 29, 2022
March 29, 2022

Don’t click that link!

Using the “add money” option of mobile financial services (MFS), several syndicates are looting money by hacking into users’ online bank accounts and credit cards.

March 26, 2022
March 26, 2022

Mosque water the only alternative

It takes Anwar Hossain, a 60-year-old cook at a mess in the capital’s Farmgate, about an hour to make a trip to the nearest deep tube-well, get 10 litres of water, and return home.

March 24, 2022
March 24, 2022

Youth held over vandalism of idols in temple

Police have arrested a man on charges of vandalising idols in a Hindu temple in the capital’s Khilgaon on Monday.

March 24, 2022
March 24, 2022

Bangladeshi expats in Iraq confined, tortured, extorted by syndicate

Inside the torture cell, when there was no water, urine was offered as a substitute.

March 22, 2022
March 22, 2022

‘Make sure you look poor, needy’

It’s an organised gang that mostly operates in government hospitals. It targets those that come for treatment from outside Dhaka, feed them sedatives, and loot their valuables as the victims fall...

March 17, 2022
March 17, 2022

Ahsan Group embezzled at least Tk 130cr using religious clout: CID

It was corruption at a massive scale, undertaken by a single family.