Coxs Bazar

February 19, 2020
February 19, 2020

No high rises along seashore: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has today said the government will not allow construction of any high-rise structures along the seashore.

December 2, 2018
December 2, 2018

Another Teknaf 'drug trader' killed

A suspected drug dealer was killed in a "gunfight" in Teknaf yesterday.

November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017

Redistribute refugees

High concentration of the Rohingya population in Cox's Bazar is posing serious risks for the economy and ecology of the tourist

November 3, 2017
November 3, 2017

Family Planning: Too important, yet ignored

Shortage of family planning services may aggravate the health problems of Rohingya refugees, especially mothers and children suffering from malnutrition, say government officials and experts. Contraceptives are unpopular among Rohingyas largely for lack of education and awareness about family planning. Every Rohingya couple has six to seven children on average, say NGO officials at the refugee camps in Cox's Bazar.

October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017

'Kidnap' of Cox's Bazar Trader: Six DB men detained

Six members of the Detective Branch of Police were detained yesterday with a ransom of Tk 17 lakh in Cox's Bazar half an hour after

October 20, 2017
October 20, 2017

Over 700,000 people get cholera vaccine in Cox’s Bazar

More than 700,000 people over the age of one year are administered oral cholera vaccine in the first phase of a campaign in Cox’s Bazar to protect the newly arrived Rohingya population and their host communities against the deadly diarrhoeal disease.

October 20, 2017
October 20, 2017

Shift Rohingyas from tourist town

Representatives from Cox's Bazar 's Civil Society and non-government organisations yesterday formed a forum demanding the shifting of Rohingyas from the tourist town, protecting local environment and upholding human rights of the Rohingyas.

July 5, 2017
July 5, 2017

One killed in Cox's Bazar landslide

A man in Cox's Bazar's Moheshkhali was killed in a landslide yesterday, while people of Rangamati and Bandarban are living in fear of

September 16, 2016
September 16, 2016

Mushy thanks Allah for Shakib’s wellbeing

Mushfiqur Rahim expresses his gratitude to the Almighty Allah for the wellbeing of his teammate Shakib Al Hasan after the ace allrounder escaped a horrific helicopter accident at Cox’s bazaar.

February 13, 2016
February 13, 2016

Rohingya census begins in 6 dists

The government yesterday began a household survey to register the undocumented Rohingya population and also to get an idea of the circumstances under which they fled their home country, Myanmar.