crossfire

June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016

Khaleda blames Hasina for Fahim’s death

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia blames Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for the death of militant suspect Golam Faizullah Fahim in the name of “crossfire”.

June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016

Anti-militancy drive and crossfire….

We should feel happy that the police have been able to round up 189 'listed militants'. It speaks of the very good intelligence of the intelligence agencies that they have been able to...

June 21, 2016
June 21, 2016

Power determines stance

Ironically in our politics today, ideals, principles, beliefs or ethics do not determine what “stance” our leader will take. Rather, it is determined by power -- is the leader “in power” or “out of...

June 20, 2016
June 20, 2016

Crossfire is not the answer to militancy

We cannot but express our total dismay at the rising number of deaths of suspects in police custody.

June 18, 2016
June 18, 2016

Crossfire to hide govt link with secret killings: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia alleges the law enforcers are getting people killed in the name of crossfire in an attempt to hide the fact that government is linked with secret killings.

May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016

‘Robber’ killed in Brahmanbaria ‘gunfight’

An alleged robber has been killed in a ‘gunfight’ between his cohorts and police at Shashai on the Dhaka-Shylhet highway.

April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

Kushtia ‘outlaw’ killed in 'gunfight' with cops

An outlaw has been killed in what police say gunfight in Kushtia Sadar upazila.

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

‘Criminal’ killed in Gazipur ‘gunfight’ with Rab

A suspected criminal is killed in a “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion in Tongi of Gazipur.

January 3, 2016
January 3, 2016

'Criminal' killed in ‘gunfight’ with Dhaka Rab

A youth is killed in what law enforcers said gunfight at Rupnagar in Dhaka’s Mirpur area.

December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015

752 raped in 2015, says ASK

A number of 752 women were raped and 94 others became victims of rape attempts in 2015, according to a report of Ain o Salish Kendra.