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December 3, 2015
December 3, 2015

6 ‘militants’ held while ‘preparing to kill pir’

Detectives claim to have detained six alleged militants in Dhaka yesterday when they were preparing to kill a 'pir' (spiritual leader) . The detainees are active members of newly-introduced militant organisation, Mujahid of Bangladesh, DMP Joint Commissioner Monirul Islam says.

November 10, 2015
November 10, 2015

11 JMB men held at Uttara

Detectives arrest 11 members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) at Uttara in Dhaka. Some books on Jihadi and explosive materials also seized during the drive at Abdullahpur under Uttara West Police Station.

November 5, 2015
November 5, 2015

Tavella killing: Matin on 8-day remand

A Dhaka court places MA Matin on an eight-day remand in connection with the killing of Italian national Cesare Tavella. Matin is younger brother of MA Quayum, Dhaka city BNP joint convener and a former BNP-backed ward commissioner.

November 3, 2015
November 3, 2015

DB to probe attacks on publishers

Detective Branch of police are asked to investigate the recent attacks on publishers and bloggers that killed one and injured three others.

October 30, 2015
October 30, 2015

15 held over DU, JnU admission question papers leakage

Law enforcers arrest 15 people from different areas in Dhaka suspected of involvement in leakage of question papers for admission to Dhaka University and Jagannath University.

September 22, 2015
September 22, 2015

5 ‘robbers’ held, 6 vehicles seized in Dhaka

Detectives claim detention of five robbers and seizure of six vehicles from their possession in Dhaka in a crackdown ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.

September 1, 2015
September 1, 2015

6 held with Tk 1.20cr fake notes in Dhaka

Detectives detain six persons over producing fake currency and seize counterfeit notes around Tk 1.20 crore from their possession in Dhaka's Mirpur.

August 24, 2015
August 24, 2015

2 'Hizb-ut Tahrir men' among 6 held in Dhaka

Detectives claimed to have detained six people including two members of the banned organisation Hizb-ut Tahrir from the capital’s Uttara and Mugda areas.

August 22, 2015
August 22, 2015

‘Robber’ killed in Comilla ‘gunfight’

A suspected robber is killed and three others were injured in what law enforcers termed a gunfight between his cohorts and detectives in Comilla Sadar Dakkhin upazila.

July 11, 2015
July 11, 2015

9 robbers held with gold in Dhaka

Detectives detain nine robbers including a ringleader with four tolas of gold ornaments by launching raids in Turag area of Dhaka.