Bangladesh Navy

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

33 Rohingyas en route to Malaysia rescued from Bay of Bengal

Bangladesh Navy rescued 33 Rohingyas, including children, from the Bay of Bengal near St Martin's Island while they were heading to Malaysia.

September 3, 2020
September 3, 2020

Navy chief adorned with admiral rank badge

Chief of Naval Staff Vice-Admiral Mohammad Shaheen Iqbal has been adorned with the rank badge of Admiral at a function in the presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Gono Bhaban today.

July 26, 2020
July 26, 2020

New Navy chief adorned with rank badge

Newly-appointed Chief of Naval Staff Mohammad Shaheen Iqbal has been adorned with the rank badge of vice-admiral this morning at a function in presence of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Gono Bhaban.

June 18, 2020
June 18, 2020

PM for strengthening Navy to protect country’s sea areas

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina stresses the need for strengthening Bangladesh Navy further in a bid to protect the country’s maritime area.

April 15, 2020
April 15, 2020

Bangladesh Navy ship carrying 100 metric tons of aid starts for Maldives

A Bangladesh Navy ship is starting for the Maldives, carrying more than 100 metric tons of food, medicine and medical equipment as assistance amid the coronavirus pandemic.

September 28, 2018
September 28, 2018

Test Fire in Bay: Two navy officials killed, 6 others hurt in explosion

Two navy officials were killed and six others injured in an explosion in a navy ship at the outer anchorage of Chattogram port yesterday during a test fire in the Bay of Bengal.

January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018

'Pleasure' trip or what?

Just two weeks before going back to the navy, the Chittagong Port Authority chairman went on an eight-day official visit to South Africa and Morocco apparently to gather knowledge on how to improve the port's operation.

December 24, 2017
December 24, 2017

PM vows to turn Bangladesh Navy into ‘Builder Navy’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expresses her firm determination to turn Bangladesh Navy into a "Builder Navy" from "Buyer Navy" and hopes that Bangladesh would be able to export warships.

November 8, 2017
November 8, 2017

Tap country’s maritime resources: President

President Abdul Hamid says there is no alternative to unlocking the huge potentials of the country's vast sea area and using the maritime resources for the nation's further development.

October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017

Attack on Navy mosque: Another ‘militant’ accused held in Jhenidah

An accused of a case filed in connection to the blasts at a mosque inside Bangladesh Navy's Issa Khan base in Chittagong is arrested in Jhenidah town.