ransom

Kidnap abroad, ransom here

They have been held hostage in Libya and tortured brutally by fellow Bangladeshis. Video clips of their sufferings have then been sent to their relatives by members of the network here asking for ransom.

December 17, 2022
December 17, 2022

Trapped in the ‘Game Ghor’

Nuruzzaman Raju owned a mobile phone repair shop in the capital’s Gulistan.

September 11, 2017
September 11, 2017

Kidnap abroad, ransom here

They have been held hostage in Libya and tortured brutally by fellow Bangladeshis. Video clips of their sufferings have then been sent to their relatives by members of the network here asking for ransom.

July 27, 2016
July 27, 2016

Ecclestone's mom-in-law kidnapped

Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law has been kidnapped in Brazil with criminals demanding a ransom of £28 million, according to reports.

April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016

Philippine militants behead one of three foreigners taken from resort: Reports

Islamist extremists behead one of three foreigners they took from a high-end resort in the strife-torn southern Philippine island group of Mindanao last September, carrying out their threat to execute their hostages if they were not paid 900 million pesos (S$26 million) in ransom.

March 19, 2016
March 19, 2016

7 ‘human traffickers’ held in Dhaka

Law enforcers detain seven people in and around Dhaka in connection with collecting money as ransom from migrant workers after sending them to Sudan and Libya.

February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016

Ransom could not save child

Police yesterday recovered the body of an 11-year-old boy from a house in Keraniganj of Dhaka, four days after he was kidnapped by

June 20, 2015
June 20, 2015

Today’s quote for Ramadan

"(Fasting) for a fixed number of days; but if any of you is ill, or on a journey, the prescribed number (Should be made up) from days later.

May 5, 2015
May 5, 2015

Jungle camps: Families forced to pay ransom for Bangladeshis

Promising jobs in Malaysia,a gang of human traffickers hold about 2.5 lakh Bangladeshis captive in Thailand for ransom over the past 8 years and made millions of taka.

March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015

Man linked to Bangladeshis’ abduction in ME held: CID

Criminal Investigation Department says that they arrested a man, who was involved in kidnapping for ransom of around 100 Bangladeshis in middle-east countries