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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...

March 7, 2016
March 7, 2016

War trial: Mir Quasem’s verdict tomorrow

All eyes are on the Supreme Court, which is set to deliver the verdict tomorrow on the appeal filed by war criminal Mir Quasem Ali challenging his death penalty amid comments from different persons...

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

24 killed in attacks on minorities in 2015: report

At least 262 incidents of repression on minorities take place across the country last year affecting 1,562 families, according to a report of Bangladesh Hindu- Buddhist-Christian Oikya Parishad.

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

Indigenous woman found dead in Gulshan

Police recover a body of a indigenous woman in Gulshan of Dhaka. The body of the woman, aged around 28, is found with injury marks on her chest, neck and other parts, cops say.

March 3, 2016
March 3, 2016

Truck kills 2 cops at checkpoint

A police sergeant and a sub-inspector are killed as a truck crushes them at a checkpoint in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj.

February 25, 2016
February 25, 2016

4-kid murder: Accused Bachchu killed in ‘gunfight’

An accused in the Habiganj four-child murder case is killed in a “gunfight” with Rapid Action Battalion in Chunarughat upazila of the district this morning. The schoolboys had gone missing from...

February 11, 2016
February 11, 2016

Shooting at Saudi office 'kills six'

An attacker has opened fire at an education department office in Saudi Arabia's southern Jazan province, killing six employees, officials have said.

January 16, 2016
January 16, 2016

5 of a family killed in Narayanganj

Law enforcers recover slit-throat bodies of five members of a family in Baburail area of Narayanganj.

January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016

Man commits suicide 'killing' daughter

A man committed suicide after allegedly killing his physically-challenged and speech impaired teenage daughter Tuesday night at his home in Khulna.

December 6, 2015
December 6, 2015

‘Bangladesh reviewing ties with Pakistan’

Govt is assessing Bangladesh-Pakistan ties, considering measures need to be taken over Pak reaction after execution of 2 war criminals, says foreign minister.

November 22, 2015
November 22, 2015

Govt summons Pakistan envoy

Government summons Pakistan envoy to lodge formal protest as Pakistan expressed ‘anguish’ over execution of war criminals Ali Ahsan Mohammed Mojaheed and Salauddin Quader Chowdhury.