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    6 JMB men get 10yrs jail in Chapainawabganj

    A Chapainawabganj court has sentenced six members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) to ten years' rigorous imprisonment in two separate cases.

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    4 ‘JMB members’ held in Mymensingh

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrests four suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including a woman from Biddaganj Railway Station in Mymensingh.

  • Rab arrests 8 'members of JMB youth wing'

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested eight suspected members of a youth wing of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), including an IT professional of a ride-sharing company, from different areas in the capital over the last two days.

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    JMB leader killed in 'gunfight'

    The chief coordinator of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Shibganj upazila early yesterday.

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    4 female JMB operatives jailed for 5yrs in Sirajganj

    A Sirajganj court sentences four female operatives of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for five years imprisonment on charge of carrying explosive substances.

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    5 ‘JMB militants’ held in Naogaon

    Police arrest five suspected members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in different areas of Atrai upazila in Naogaon.

  • 4 Pallabi JMB men jailed for 12 years

    Four militants of banned outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) have been jailed for 12 years in an explosives case filed with Pallabi police.

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    2 ‘JMB men’ held in Dhaka

    Rapid Action Battalion claims arrest of two alleged activists of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from Dhaka’s Sabujbagh and Wari areas.

  • JMB militant held in Dhaka

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claims to have detained a suspected militant of "Sarwar-Tamim group of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB)" from Abdullahpur area in Dhaka.

  • Explosion in Mymensingh: 4 bombs, 8kg gunpowder recovered

    Four bombs and more than eight kilograms of gunpowder were recovered today from the house in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh where a JMB suspect died during an explosion while making a bomb yesterday.

  • Aug 17 series blast: 14 JMB militants jailed for 20yrs

    A Tangail court sentences 14 militants of banned outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) to 20 years’ imprisonment in August 17 series blast case in Tangail district 12 years ago.

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    4 ‘Neo JMB men' held in Rajshahi

    Police claim to have arrested four operatives of “Neo JMB”, an ultra-radical offshoot of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), from Durgapur and Puthia upazilas of Rajshahi.

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    Couldn't root out militancy, but destroyed its network

    Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque believes militants will not be able to carry out attacks as their strength has been reduced through continued police operations since the Holey Artisan attack.

  • 'Spiritual leader' of 'Neo JMB' arrested

    Counterterrorism officials have arrested the alleged spiritual leader of “Neo JMB”, who they think approved the Gulshan café attack plot last year.

  • 4 female JMB members on 4-day fresh remand

    A Dhaka court places four female members of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) on a four-day fresh remand in a case filed under the Anti-Terrorism Act.

  • Japanese killing: 8 JMB men indicted

    Eight militants of the banned Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) are indicted over the murder of Japanese national Kunio Hoshi in Rangpur.

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    Dhaka raid militant Abdullah’s aide held in Dinajpur

    Detectives arrest an allegedly close aide of Abdullah, one of the militants killed in Dhaka raid, from Nawabganj upazila of Dinajpur.

  • Cops release stunning pictures of Dhaka terrorists’ den

    Police release stunning and chilling pictures of what was found inside the terrorists’ den at Kalyanpur in Dhaka that give a glimpse of the militants’ life.

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    Madrasa teacher held for ‘renting house to Sholakia attacker’

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) detains a madrasa teacher in Gaibandha for renting out his house to a suspected militant, who was arrested during Sholakia attack on the Eid day.

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    Verdict on Gazipur bomb attack appeal on July 28

    The High Court fixes July 28 for delivering verdict on the death reference and appeals in a case filed over a suicide bomb attack inside the Gazipur Bar Association office in 2005 that killed nine people and injured scores of others.

  • JMB man arrested in Bogra

    An alleged member of the killing squad of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) has been arrested from Baganbari area in Sherpur municipality of Bogra.

  • Special drive against militants from tomorrow

    Police will launch seven-day clampdown on militants and criminals across the country in the wake of recent murders, which law enforcers think are works of militants. The decision came at a meeting at Police Headquarters in Dhaka.

  • ‘JMB man’ among 3 killed in Gaibandha, Dhaka ‘shootouts’

    An alleged operative of banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and two suspected hijackers have been killed in separate "gunfights" with law enforcers in Gaibandha and Dhaka.

  • ‘Bogra Shia mosque attacker’ among 2 killed in ‘gunfights’

    The main accused in Bogra Shia mosque attack case has been killed in “gunfight” with police in Shibganj upazila of the district while a robber killed in a “shootout” in Jessore.

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    ‘Ahmadiyya mosque attacker’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    An operative of militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) is killed in a “gunfight” with police in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi, hours into the confession of his involvement in Bagmara Ahmadiyya mosque attack, police say.

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  • 5 JMB men get life for Natore serial blast

    A Natore court sentences five members of banned militant outfit JMB to life term in a case filed for serial bombing in the district on August 17, 2005.

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    5 ‘JMB’ men held with large cache of explosives

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) claim to arrest five militants including a district-level chief of a banned militant outfit and seize a large cache of explosives in Matuail of Dhaka.

  • The real face of Bangladesh - moderate, secular

    The high-profile arrests and deportation of 27 Bangladeshi workers from Singapore for planning violent attacks overseas may have caused some Singaporeans to wonder about Bangladesh and its people. The truth is that the country is a secular, moderate nation with a Muslim-majority population.