Italian citizen Cesare Tavella

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

Mystery of foreigner killings to be unveiled soon: Kamal

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says the progress in the investigation into recent killings of two foreigners in Bangladesh would be disclosed soon.

October 11, 2015
October 11, 2015

‘PM blamed BNP for foreigner killings to hide failure’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina blamed BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia for the killings of foreign nationals in a bid to hide her government’s failure in identifying the real perpetrators, BNP says.

October 9, 2015
October 9, 2015

UK fears fresh attacks on westerners

The United Kingdom is apprehensive about more attacks on westerners in Bangladesh, saying those could be indiscriminate.

October 9, 2015
October 9, 2015

THE WIZARD OF OZ

Perhaps it is an unprecedented, albeit a fatalistic and fatal instance of co-operation between Italy and Australia. With the tragic murder of the Italian national in Dhaka (our way of saying '...

October 9, 2015
October 9, 2015

Is the wolf just around the corner?

The nature of the crimes tells us one thing for sure, that these are the work of professional men. Whether those men acted on their own, or on behalf of an extremist group, or a political cartel is...

October 7, 2015
October 7, 2015

Creating disorder in Bangladesh

While attempts are being made to create disorder and insecurity in Bangladesh by killing foreign nationals – politicians are busy playing a no-holds-barred blame game against each other.

October 6, 2015
October 6, 2015

Islamic extremists also targeting Pirs alongside free-thinkers

Besides free-thinkers, pirs (religious instructors) also become targets of Islamic extremists.

October 5, 2015
October 5, 2015

Will the killings affect the economy?

Following the killing of an innocent Italian citizen on September 28 in Dhaka, tensions have been engulfing us on all sides. Diplomatic missions, quite naturally, alerted their citizens to stay...

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

4 held over ‘IS link’ in Mymensingh

Police arrest four people, including a schoolboy, from different areas in Ishwarganj upazila in last two days for their suspected link to Middle East-based militant outfit Islamic State (IS).

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Japanese national gunned down in Rangpur

Five days into the killing of an Italian citizen in Dhaka, a Japanese national is gunned down in northern district of Rangpur. Five persons detained for interrogation.