kidnap

April 29, 2022
April 29, 2022

Kidnapping: Anyone can be a target now

Kidnappers are devising new strategies. They are not just kidnapping people for ransom money as done before. Although some people were fortunate enough to be saved by law enforcers, not all...

August 31, 2018
August 31, 2018

Cops rescue kidnapped boy in Dhaka, 6 held

Police yesterday rescued a four-year-old boy from Dhaka's Bijoynagar area, two days after he had been kidnapped.

April 28, 2018
April 28, 2018

One held over kidnap, killing of 6yr old boy

Body of a six-year-old boy, who had been kidnapped allegedly for ransom on Thursday, was found in a paddy field of Jhawla village in

October 25, 2017
October 25, 2017

7 DB men suspended over ‘kidnapping’ businessman

Authorities suspend seven detectives for allegedly kidnapping a businessman in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar.

July 7, 2017
July 7, 2017

Farhad Mazhar: Picked up in front of cop checkpoint

There was a police checkpoint a few yards from where poet and writer Farhad Mazhar said he was forced into a microbus Monday

July 6, 2017
July 6, 2017

‘Kidnap' of Farhad Mazhar: Police 'hunting' for microbus

Detectives are trying to find the microbus in which writer and poet Farhad Mazhar claimed to have been forcibly taken to Khulna early

July 26, 2016
July 26, 2016

F1 boss’s mother-in-law kidnapped in Brazil

The mother-in-law of Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has been kidnapped in Sao Paulo and criminals are demanding 120 million reais ($36.5 million) in ransom, according to reports in a leading...

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

'Murder attempt' on Joy: Shafik Rehman’s bail plea rejected

The High Court rejects a petition filed by senior journalist Shafik Rehman seeking bail in the case filed for alleged attempts to abduct and murder prime minister’s son Sajeeb Wazed Joy.

March 12, 2016
March 12, 2016

Tortured boy rescued

Lying on a hospital bed, Bijoy Marma looked absolutely helpless. Several parts of his feeble body had bruises and his eyes could tell you that he was still haunted by fear.

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

Boy rescued from Gazipur

Detectives arrested two alleged kidnappers and rescued a five-year-old boy in Gazipur on Sunday, around one and a half months after his abduction from the capital's Uttara area.