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Man shouting 'You die' kills 33 at Japan anime studio

A man screaming “You die!” has burst into an animation studio in Kyoto, doused it with a flammable liquid and set it on fire today, killing 33 people in an attack that shocked anime fans across Japan and beyond.

July 19, 2019
July 19, 2019

Japan Animation Studio: 33 killed in ‘arson attack’

A suspected arson attack at an animation production company in Japan killed 33 people and injured dozens more yesterday, after a man reportedly doused the building with flammable liquid and shouted “drop dead.”

July 18, 2019
July 18, 2019

Man shouting 'You die' kills 33 at Japan anime studio

A man screaming “You die!” has burst into an animation studio in Kyoto, doused it with a flammable liquid and set it on fire today, killing 33 people in an attack that shocked anime fans across Japan and beyond.

August 31, 2018
August 31, 2018

SC to hear govt petition against Khaleda's bail on Oct 1

The Supreme Court (SC) yesterday fixed October 1 for hearing two petitions filed by the government seeking stay on the High Court orders that granted bail to BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in two defamation cases.

April 1, 2018
April 1, 2018

Want no recurrence of BNP-Jamaat’s terrorist acts: PM

Describing the arson attacks by BNP-Jamaat clique in recent past as terrorist acts, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says she does not want the recurrence of such evil deeds in the country anymore.

May 29, 2016
May 29, 2016

Arson: Charges pressed against Khaleda, 26 others

Darussalam police press charges against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and 26 other leaders and activists of the party in connection with two arson cases filed in January last year.

May 12, 2016
May 12, 2016

Khaleda, 26 other leaders charged

Police yesterday pressed charges against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and 26 leaders and activists of the BNP-led 20-party

May 11, 2016
May 11, 2016

Khaleda charged for Darussalam arson attack

Police presses charges against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and 23 others in two cases filed for arson attacks in Darussalam area of Dhaka.

April 2, 2016
April 2, 2016

BNP to stage demo protesting arrest warrant for Khaleda

BNP will stage demonstration across the country on Monday protesting the arrest warrant against the party’s Chairperson Khaleda Zia.

December 20, 2015
December 20, 2015

Rangpur arson attack accused held

Police this morning arrested one person accused in a case over the Rangpur arson attack on a bus that left six people killed.

November 15, 2015
November 15, 2015

Gayeshwar gets HC bail, free to come out of jail

High Court grants bail to BNP leader Gayeshwar Chandra Roy in a criminal case clearing his way to walk out of jail.