militant attacks

Judicial activism and militant attacks can mar Pakistan elections

Pakistan goes to polls under a caretaker government amid judicial activism and militant attacks. Former Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk, heading a six-member cabinet, took over as caretaker prime minister on June 1, 2018 to oversee the general election scheduled for July 25, 2018.

April 26, 2016
April 26, 2016

2 hacked to death in Dhaka flat

In an assault that bears the hallmarks of militant attacks, unidentified assailants yesterday hacked to death a local staff member of the USAID and his friend in a flat in the capital's Kalabagan, police said.

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

A year of attacks, rise of militancy

Last year was one of the worst in a decade in terms of suspected militant attacks in Bangladesh.

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