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1 cop killed in Florida shootings

One police officer has been killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers are responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, say police.

September 6, 2017
September 6, 2017

6 Rohingyas ‘killed’ in Maungdaw, ‘buried’ in Ukhiya

Locals in Ukhiya have buried six Rohingya people, allegedly shot dead by Myanmar security force in the bordering Tombazar village of Maungdaw in Rakhine state.

August 19, 2017
August 19, 2017

1 cop killed in Florida shootings

One police officer has been killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers are responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, say police.

August 9, 2017
August 9, 2017

5 killed as train hits auto-rickshaw in Jamalpur

Five people are killed and three others injured as a train crashed into a battery-run auto-rickshaw in Jamalpur town.

June 18, 2016
June 18, 2016

PM slams British govt for giving ‘shelter’ to Tarique

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina comes down hard on the British government for giving shelter to BNP Senior Vice-chairman Tarique Rahman, saying he has link to killings in Bangladesh and giving threat to British MP Tulip Siddiq.

June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016

Don't shoot

The killing of three people in Pabna, Brahmanbaria and Jessore in police 'shootouts', speaks of abuse of power.

June 14, 2016
June 14, 2016

Extortion on in pretext of crackdown: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia says that extortion is going on across the country in the name of ongoing crackdown on militants.

June 8, 2016
June 8, 2016

Govt itself trying to destabilise country: BNP

BNP alleges that the government itself is trying to destabilise the country by using the repeated incidents of secret killings only to stay in power.

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Jhenidah Hindu priest killed, ‘IS claims murder’

A veteran Hindu priest was hacked to death in Jhenidah Sadar in a manner similar to previous suspected militant killings. Islamic State reportedly claimed responsibility of the murder.

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

AL activist killed in Chuadanga

Unidentified criminals shoot dead an Awami League activist in Alamdanga upazila of Chuadanga.

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

US, UK mourn latest killings, urges united fight on terror

US envoy to Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat and UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire mourn over the recent killings, that of a police official’s wife and a grocer, and urge for a united global fight against terrorism.