Ansarullah Bangla Team

August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015

Avijit killing: UK citizen, 2 other militants remanded

A Dhaka court places three militants of banned outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team in seven-day remand in police custody over writer Avijit Roy’s killing.

August 18, 2015
August 18, 2015

Blogger killings: 'Mastermind' held in Dhaka

Law enforcers claim to have arrested three militants of Ansarullah Bangla Team from Dhaka including the mastermind of Avijit Roy and Ananta Bijoy killings.

June 16, 2015
June 16, 2015

Inu, 24 others get death threats

Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu, Dhaka University Vice Chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique and 23 other eminent persons allegedly receive death threats from banned militant outfit Ansarullah...

June 8, 2015
June 8, 2015

9 'militants' held while ‘preparing for bank robbery’

Detectives claim to have arrested nine members of banned militant outfits Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (Huji) and Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) while preparing for a bank robbery in Dhaka.

May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015

‘Militant’ held for 'plotting' Ashulia bank heist

Police claim arrest of Ansarullah Bangla Team militant who said to have masterminded Ashulia bank robbery on April 21.

May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015

‘Islamic State member’ arrested in Dhaka

Detectives claim to have arrested member of Islamic State (Isis) from a house in Baridhara of Dhaka.

May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015

Analysis: Ban, an answer to Ansarullah?

Government’s ban on Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), an Islamist outfit blamed for the killings of two free-thinkers and bloggers in Dhaka and one in Sylhet in a span of only 75 days, came on the heel...

May 25, 2015
May 25, 2015

Militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team banned

The government of Bangladesh has banned Islamist outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team for its militant and anti-state activities.

May 5, 2015
May 5, 2015

‘Ansarullah Bangla’ man held over Ashulia bank heist

Police arrest a man said to be a member of militant group Ansarullah Bangla Team in connection with the grisly bank robbery in Ashulia that left nine people including the branch manager killed.

May 3, 2015
May 3, 2015

Al-Qaeda branch claims murder of Avijit

Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) has claimed responsibility for the murder of an American atheist blogger in Bangladesh over two months ago, according to SITE Intelligence Group.