Motijheel

January 4, 2016
January 4, 2016

3 killed in Dhaka road crashes

Three persons including a woman are killed in separate road accidents in Gabtoli, Motijheel and Gulistan Zero point areas of Dhaka.

December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015

Fire at Motijheel building, 1 dead

One person dies after a fire at a building in Dhaka’s commercial hub Motijheel.

November 28, 2015
November 28, 2015

6 Shibir leaders held with crude bombs

Police arrest six leaders of Islami Chhatra Shibir, the student wing of Jamaat-e-Islami, with 11 crude bombs at a students' mess in Dhaka’s Arambagh area.

November 2, 2015
November 2, 2015

SC asks Fakhrul to surrender by tomorrow

The Supreme Court rejects three petitions filed by BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, seeking extension of its order that granted him bail in three arson and vandalism cases.

October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015

Hotel staff 'shot dead by employer’

Muggers allegedly shot a restaurant worker to death in Dhaka’s Motijheel area.

July 26, 2015
July 26, 2015

Billboard collapses in Motijheel

A billboard collapses after the iron pillar carrying it uprooted this afternoon blocking one side of the road in front of Sonali Bank in Motijheel area of Dhaka.

July 26, 2015
July 26, 2015

AC malfunction, fire at Bangladesh Bank

A small scale fire breaks out at Bangladesh Bank in Dhaka’s Motijheel this afternoon, however, no major losses or casualties were incurred.

June 23, 2015
June 23, 2015

4 ‘traffickers’ held in Dhaka

Criminal Investigation Department claims to have detained four human traffickers from a travel agency office in Motijheel area of Dhaka. Around 1,000 passports seized from them.

May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015

'Drug peddler' killed in Dhaka 'shootout'

An alleged drug peddler is killed in a "shootout" with Rapid Action Battalion at Motijheel in Dhaka.

March 27, 2015
March 27, 2015

Newspaper staff killed in Dhaka crash

A staff of a Dhaka-based national daily’s printing press was killed early today when a newspaper-carrying vehicle he was travelling in turned turtle in Dhaka’s Motijheel area