One Indian soldier (BSF) killed, another critically inured after Bangladeshi forces opened fire on them near the international border in northeastern state of West Bengal. Indian troopers were on their way to hold a flag-meeting with Bangladeshi troops. (Indian media)
2 week ago
ISIS claims responsibility for bombing the Awamileague office in Khulna, Bangladesh
3 week ago
From Faridpur,a region of Bangladesh joined in global climate strike action week to support @GretaThunberg and @Fridays4future.
Bangladesh has cut off access to the Internet for Rohingya refugees in camps there
1 month ago
Heavy rains continue in Cox's Bazar. Flooding & damage in settlements & host communities in Teknaf area. Emergency Response Teams & volunteers are on the ground to help those affected, ensuring temporary relocations where necessary, assessing damage & keeping refugees safe
1 month ago
A Rohingya woman talks to these massive crowds of refugees in the Bangladeshi camps at the memorial for the attacks that forced most of their population into becoming refugees. The UN has called those attacks genocidal
"Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh say they haven't been sufficiently consulted or informed and it's clear that Rakhine state remains too dangerous for them to return," adds Sullivan
1 month ago
Today, voluntary repatriation of up to 3450 Rohingya refugees is set to start from three camps. It's unclear how many - if any - have agreed to return to Myanmar. For now, all seems calm
1 month ago
Bangladesh backs India on Jammu and Kashmir, says Abrogation of Article 370 is an internal matter of India. After Maldives, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Nepal in South Asia, Bangladesh stands with India
Police arrest five suspected Neo-JMB operatives in Dhaka Police have arrested five operatives of Neo-JMB, an offshoot of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh, from Dhaka's Bashundhara Residential Area
'Drug dealer' killed in Gazipur 'gunfight' An alleged drug dealer is killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in Pubail area of Gazipur
2 month ago
IS claims two IED attacks in capital of Bangladesh Dhaka
Lakhs marooned, crops on vast areas damaged Flood situation in many districts including Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Nilphamari, Gaibandha, Bogura, Jamalpur, Sunamganj and Netrakona aggravated on Saturday
Bangladesh PM Hasina today urged South Korea to engage with Myanmar for an early peaceful solution to the Rohingya crisis that has posed risks to regional peace and stability.
'Drug trader' killed in Cox's Bazar 'gunfight' A suspected drug trader is killed in a "gunfight" with members of Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar.
4 month ago
Bangladesh: ISIS officially claims IED attack against Police station in Dhaka causing several casualties
2 'lorry hijackers' among 3 killed in 'gunfights': Two suspected lorry hijackers are killed in a "gunfight" with Rapid Action Battalion in Dhaka while another is killed in a "shootout" with police in Chattogram.
Bangladesh police rescue 23 Rohingya teenagers from being flown to Malaysia and arrest four human traffickers in a raid in Dhaka.
5 month ago
A Biman Bangladesh Airlines DHC-8-402Q Dash 8 was involved in an accoident at Yangon Airport, Myanmar
Two members of Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) arrested
5 month ago
ISIS claims 1st attack in Bangladesh since Mar. 2017, detonating IED on police in the capital Dhaka - wounding 3 (in line w media ). Comes just days after a week of deadly attacks in Sri Lanka indicating growing threat of IS in South Asia
2 'drug traders' killed in Dhaka, Cox's Bazar 'gunfights' Two suspected drug traders are killed in separate "gunfights" with law enforcers in Dhaka and Cox's Bazar.
South Korea issues travel ban for Myanmar-Bangladesh border
2 workers burned to death in Chittagong cylinder blast
Level 3 alert issued by @StateDept to 'reconsider travel' to capital of Bangladesh.
78 detained in two districts At least 78 people were detained over various charges from two districts- Kishoreganj and Rajshahi, in two days. KISHOREGANJ: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested
9 hurt as BCL men, policemen clash at CU At least nine people, including five policemen, were injured as activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League and police clashed on Chittagong University campus yesterday.
Three suspected Rohingya robbers are killed in a 'gunfight' with police in Habiber Ghona hilly area in Teknaf upazila
Death toll from Dhaka tower fire jumps to 17 – AFP citing official
At least 5 dead in Dhaka office block fire, 3 killed jumping, many feared trapped - officials