BDR carnage

9 Years of BDR Carnage: Still waiting for justice

With the country observing the anniversary of the BDR mutiny today, victims' families are still waiting for the execution of the verdict in a case filed over the killings of their near and dear ones nine years ago.

February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019

Pilkhana Tragedy: 10th anniv observed solemnly

With a heavy heart, the nation yesterday observed the 10th anniversary of the Pilkhana carnage that left 74 people, including 57 army officers, dead.

February 25, 2018
February 25, 2018

9 Years of BDR Carnage: Still waiting for justice

With the country observing the anniversary of the BDR mutiny today, victims' families are still waiting for the execution of the verdict in a case filed over the killings of their near and dear ones nine years ago.

November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017

Revisiting BDR Carnage: Shots ring out, hell descends

The Satmasjid Road at capital's Dhanmondi was buzzing with usual morning rush hour traffic around 9:00am on February 25, 2009. Shops were already busy handling customers; parents hurrying to schools to drop off their children and make it to their offices in time.

November 27, 2017
November 27, 2017

‘It was plot to oust govt’

The High Court observes that there was a plot both from internal and external sides behind the BDR carnage to uproot Sheikh Hasina-led government.

November 27, 2017
November 27, 2017

Probe intelligence failure: HC

Bangladesh’s High Court calls for investigating the failure of intelligence into the then Bangladesh Rifles in the purview of Pilkhana carnage of 2009.

November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017

BDR Carnage: HC verdict on death reference, appeals on November 26

The High Court on November 26 will deliver the verdict on the death reference and appeals in the BDR carnage case.

October 28, 2017
October 28, 2017

HC verdict in BDR carnage case soon, hopes prosecution

The prosecution at the High Court expresses the hope that the verdict on death reference and jail appeals in the BDR carnage case will be pronounced soon.

April 13, 2017
April 13, 2017

HC verdict on BDR carnage case any day

The High Court will deliver a verdict any day on the death reference and appeal in BDR carnage case, the biggest ever criminal case in the country's history in terms of number of accused and convicts.

February 26, 2016
February 26, 2016

Homage paid to victims of BDR carnage

The nation yesterday mourned the death of 74 people, including 57 army officers, killed during the BDR carnage on February 25-26 in 2009.

February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016

Victims' families for judicial commission

The families of the army officials killed in the 2009 Pilkhana carnage have demanded a judicial inquiry to bring to light the masterminds and the motive behind the massacre.