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  • Anti Drug Campaign

    'Drug dealer' killed in 'shootout'

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar early yesterday, hours after he was picked up by the law enforcers.

  • 65 more ‘cobras’ killed in Natore, Rajshahi

    At least 65 hatchlings believed to be cobras are killed in separate incidents in Rajshahi and Natore districts.

  • 65 more ‘cobras’ killed in Natore, Rajshahi

    At least 65 hatchlings believed to be cobras are killed in separate incidents in Rajshahi and Natore districts.

  • 2 British-Bangladeshi women killed in London fire

    Police in London confirm that two British-Bangladeshi women were killed in the deadly Grenfell Tower inferno.

  • ‘Huji militant’ killed in B’baria ‘gunfight’

    An alleged regional commander of banned militant outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad Bangladesh (Huji) is killed in a “gunfight” with police in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria.

  • 10 killed in 3 months

    Ten religious minority people were killed, 366 injured and eight women raped in the country in the first three months of this year, a

  • Storm kills 2, damage houses

    Nor'wester swept through Sylhet and Sunamganj on Thursday night, killing two people and damaging houses.

  • 2 killed as car's CNG cylinder explodes

    Two people were killed and four others injured when the CNG cylinder of a private car exploded at a refuelling station in Nabinagar on the outskirts of the city on Thursday afternoon.

  • 4 killed in clash over setting up power plant

    At least four persons were killed and 30 others injured yesterday in a clash between law enforcers and locals in Banshkhali upazila of Chittagong over installation of a coal-based power plant, said police.

  • Man killed for raising voice

    Shuchi Modok's life fell apart just 27 days into her marriage as a few rowdy youths stabbed her husband to death on Saturday night for protesting stalking of girls at a temple in Bogra.

  • No headway in probe

    A team from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday visited the spot in the Comilla Cantonment area where college

  • Bloodshed stalks polls

    Like in the first phase, violence and irregularities marked the second-phase polls to union parishads yesterday, leaving at least eight people dead and around 130 others wounded in clashes and firing. One of the dead is a 10-year-old boy, who went with his uncle to see voting, and another a Dhaka University student who went to his village ahead of the polls.

  • Bangladeshi workers in Libya

    3 Bangladeshi workers killed

    Four people, including three Bangladeshi workers, were killed in a gunfight between two rival groups in Benghazi of war-torn Libya yesterday.

  • Awami League lawmaker Ahsanullah Master murder case

    'Criminal' killed in 'shootout'

    An alleged criminal was killed in a "shootout" with Rapid Action Battalion at Tongi in Gazipur early yesterday.

  • 3 killed as 2 buses smash car

    Three of a family, including two women, were killed as two buses rammed their car from behind one after another in the capital's Khilkhet area yesterday.

  • One killed in UP polls violence

    With elections due in 732 union parishads tomorrow, one man was killed and scores others were injured in pre-polls violence in different places of the country yesterday.

  • Criminals kill madrasa student

    Unidentified assailants have killed a madrasa student by slitting his throat in Kalai upazila of Joypurhat.

  • 5 Jubo League men killed in road crash

    Five activists of Mujibnagar Jubo League were killed after their vehicle collided head-on with a picnic bus in Meherpur last night.

  • Public safety ignored

    Construction of the massive 8.7km Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover in the capital without adequate safety measures is putting the workers' lives and public safety in great danger, said experts.

  • 4 'robbers' killed in 'gunfight'

    Four people were killed yesterday in what law enforcers described as a gunfight during a crackdown by the Rapid Action Battalion and Bangladesh Coast Guard on robbers in the Sundarbans.

  • JCD leader killed in Pirojpur

    A Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal leader was killed early yesterday allegedly by members of the ruling Awami League over a feud centring on the upcoming union parishad polls in Pirojpur.

  • UP member killed in clash over 'teasing' girl

    A Union Parishad member was killed and at least 24 others were hurt as an altercation between two groups of villagers over punishing a man for teasing a girl turned violent in Kanaighat upazila of Sylhet yesterday.

  • Drug-carrying truck kills two cops

    Two police officials were crushed to death by a truck carrying phensidyl in Kansat of Shibganj upazila early yesterday.

  • Accused killed in 'gunfight'

    An accused in the Habiganj four-kid murder case was killed in a "gunfight" with the Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in the district's Chunarughat upazila early yesterday, eight days after law enforcers allegedly picked him up. The dead, Bachchu Mia, was a CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver who had been traceless since being “detained by plainclothes officials” on February 17, according to his family members.

  • Two Bangladeshi students killed

    Two Bangladeshi students were killed and another was critically injured in a tragic road crash in Sydney of Australia early Tuesday.

  • More than 7 involved

    More than seven people were involved in the killing of the four children at Sundartiki of Bahubal in Habiganj, said accused Jewel Mia in his confessional statement before a magistrate yesterday.

  • 2 'outlaws' killed in 'gunfight' in Kushtia

    Two alleged outlaws were killed in a “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion in Kushtia Sadar upazila early yesterday.

  • Girl killed after rape

    Criminals raped and murdered a college girl at a village in Mathbaria upazila yesterday morning when she was

  • Two 'robbers' killed in mob beating

    Two suspected robbers were killed and another was critically injured in a mob beating in the district's Chandina upazila early yesterday.

  • 2 killed in clash over playing music loud

    Two persons were killed in clashes between two groups over playing high-pitched music at a wedding in Bancharampur upazila yesterday.