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US State Dept Country Report on Terrorism:...

Terrorism on decline in 2017 but remains...

Militancy

Fri, Sep 21 2018

The report highlights the lingering threat posed to Bangladesh by transnational groups such as ISIS and...

A strategy for Afghanistan

A strategy for Afghanistan

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Jan 6 2018

What does the US’s new position mean for stability in Kabul?

Full text of blogger Rajib murder verdict...

Full text of blogger Rajib murder verdict...

Court

Sun, May 28 2017

The convicts can now move the Appellate Division against their sentence

Al-Qaeda vows to avenge Mufti Hannan...

Al-Qaeda vows to avenge Mufti Hannan...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 20 2017

Mufti Hannan had a dozen cases pending against him when he was executed

Ansarullah kingpin held in Dhaka, police...

Ansarullah kingpin held in Dhaka, police...

Crime

Sat, Apr 8 2017

The government banned Ansarullah in May 2015 after the group took responsibility for several machete...

Militancy map: A look at how they are...

Militancy map: A look at how they are...

Crime

Wed, Mar 29 2017

The following interactive displays the major militant activities in Bangladesh after the Holey Artisan...

AQIS supports Hefazat on SC statue...

AQIS supports Hefazat on SC statue...

Court

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Ansar al-Islam, the Bangladesh affiliate of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), has extended...

Four star US general concerned over...

Four star US general concerned over...

North America

Thu, Feb 23 2017

AQIS involvement in Bangladesh is concerning to US Forces because of the instability created in the...

When words get you killed

When words get you killed

Maruf Rosul

Tue, Feb 14 2017

The country has failed to do justice to writers like Ahmed Rajib Haider

Farabi charged in Ananta Bijoy murder...

Farabi charged in Ananta Bijoy murder...

Court

Sun, Feb 5 2017

District Magistrate and Deputy Commissioner Md Zainal Abedin approved the supplementary charge sheet...

RAB interested to grill nabbed...

RAB interested to grill nabbed...

Crime

Fri, Nov 18 2016

RAB’s interest to interfere into police jurisdiction clearly shows that the rift between the two forces...

86 Rohingyas pushed back by BGB

86 Rohingyas pushed back by BGB

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 15 2016

The detained Rohingyas were given humanitarian assistance and sent back around 2:30pm, says a senior...

A year into Dipan murder: Mastermind...

A year into Dipan murder: Mastermind...

Crime

Mon, Oct 31 2016

A year has elapsed but the investigators have not yet closed the case on the attacks on Avijit Roy's...

Six months on, Xulhaz and Tonoy's killers...

Six months on, Xulhaz and Tonoy's killers...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 26 2016

Six months after the murder of LGBT rights activists Xulhaz Mannan and Mahbub Rabbi Tonoy inside a Kalabagan...

Secularist Oyasiqur murder trial faces...

Secularist Oyasiqur murder trial faces...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 28 2016

A Dhaka court could not start recording of witness depositions in secular activist Oyasiqur Rahman Babu...

Istishon blog blocked for Bangladesh...

Istishon blog blocked for Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 26 2016

Founder and Editor of the blog Nur Nobi Dulal has urged the government to withdraw the 'ban'...

Ansarullah's Gazipur chief, another...

Ansarullah's Gazipur chief, another...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 10 2016

The duo are followers of Tamim Al Adnani, one of the three top leaders of outlawed Ansarullah Bangla...

Mastermind of attacks on Dipan, Tutul...

Mastermind of attacks on Dipan, Tutul...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 4 2016

A top leader of banned militant outfit Ansarullah Bangla Team who allegedly masterminded the attacks...

FBI submits DNA test results in Avijit...

FBI submits DNA test results in Avijit...

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

Investigators handed over 13 samples to the FBI on March 11 last year

‘Zia planned Dipan murder’

‘Zia planned Dipan murder’

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 24 2016

Sacked army official Syed Ziaul Haque masterminded the murder of Faisal Arefin Dipan because the Jagriti...

Bangladesh's missing militant link:...

Bangladesh's missing militant link:...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 3 2016

Basic intelligence checks on external links missed