Two people have been detained with a huge stash of firebombs from Dhaka’s Kafrul area last night, police says claiming they were attempting sabotage.
BNP seeks “all-out cooperation” from the government to make the party’s sixth national council a success.
Security has been beefed up at Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport following tip-off on subversive activities provided by detectives, the airport director says. The alert came after the killings of two foreign nationals and a blasts during Shia Muslim community's Ashura programme.
A Dhaka court places former BNP lawmaker Dewan Mohammad Salauddin and Municipality Mayor Mohammad Refat Ullah each on a 10-day remand in two cases filed for keeping firearms and explosives illegally.
Man burnt in arson attack on a bus during Shab-e-Barat night in Comilla’s Chandina dies while undergoing treatments at a Dhaka hospital.
Police detain Chittagong city unit Jamaat-e-Islami ameer ANM Shamsul Islam.
A local leader of Jubo Dal, the youth front of BNP, was shot on his leg while in police custody in Bogra Sadar.
Police blames Jamaat-e-Islami for the daring Ashulia bank robbery that left eight people dead and says the incident was an act of sabotage.
Detectives detain Ahsan Ullah Chowdhury, acting chief of Jamaat-e-Islami, from the Chittagong city unit in Halishahar area on charge of planning sabotage during the ongoing blockade and hartal enforced by the BNP-led 20-party alliance.