Archive for September 19th, 2016

CTTC gets countrywide operation power

The police headquarters have empowered the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit to operate nationwide, said an official on Monday…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Syrian military says ceasefire period is over

Syrian military says ceasefire period is over

Syria’s military on Monday declared the seven-day initial period for a ceasefire brokered by the United States and Russia over, without indicating whether the truce would reinstated…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · International, Middle East

Milon ‘confesses’ to killing schoolgirl Nitu

Milon Mandal, the alleged killer of schoolgirl Nitu Mandal, reportedly confessed to his crime before a court in Madaripur on Monday…

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Bangladesh stands 2nd in curbing terror financing in South Asia

Bangladesh stands 2nd in curbing terror financing in South Asia

In 2016 anti-terrorism financing index, Bangladesh has fared much better than many of South Asian countries.
With a score of 6.4, the country stood second, only to India, to lead the league table in South Asia…

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South Korea lifts special travel alert for BD

South Korea lifts special travel alert for BD

South Korea on Monday lifted the special travel alert that it had issued for entire Bangladesh after the July 1 café attack, says its Ministry of Foreign Affairs…

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UN holds first-ever summit on refugees, migrants

UN holds first-ever summit on refugees, migrants

With more people forced to flee their homes than at any time since World War II, leaders and foreign ministers are expected to approve a document on Monday aimed at providing a more coordinated and humane response to the crisis…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Naturalized US citizen from Afghanistan sought in NYC blast

Naturalized US citizen from Afghanistan sought in NYC blast

New York police released a photo of a man wanted for questioning Monday in the bombing that rocked a Manhattan neighborhood, and the governor and mayor said the blast looks more like it could be an act of terrorism with a foreign connection…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Four leaders of Neo JMB identified: Police

Four leaders of Neo JMB identified: Police

Counter terrorism and transnational crime unit of Dhaka metropolitan police has identified four more leaders of Neo Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh and two of them fled to India, said additional commissioner and chief of the CTTC Monirul Islam…

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Philippine court order to return $15 million to Bangladesh

Philippine court order to return $15 million to Bangladesh

A Philippine regional trial court has ordered the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to return to the Bangladesh central bank a recovered portion of the $81 million that was stolen from the bank earlier this year, a government lawyer said on Monday…

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Middle East finances Gulshan, Sholakia terror attacks

Middle East finances Gulshan, Sholakia terror attacks

A senior police official on Monday claimed the money for Gulshan and Sholakia terror attacks came from the Middle East…

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Nahid orders action against Nitu’s killer

Nahid orders action against Nitu’s killer

Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Monday directed the local administration to take legal action to ensure punishment of the killer of Madaripur schoolgirl Nitu…

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Discipline on highways major challenge: Quader

Discipline on highways major challenge: Quader

Admitting the responsibility for the huge road fatalities during the recent Eid vacation, the minister for road transport and bridges Obaidul Quader on Sunday said his main challenge is to bring back discipline on highways and transport sector…

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50 feared dead as bus falls into pond in India

50 feared dead as bus falls into pond in India

Nearly 50 passengers were feared dead after a bus fell into a pond in Madhubani district of Bihar in India on Monday afternoon. The bus was on its way…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · International, South Asia
Take strong measures against stalking: Nahid

Take strong measures against stalking: Nahid

The minister for education, Nurul Islam Nahid, on Monday urged the authorities concerned, including law enforcement agencies, to take strong measures to check stalking and ensure congenial academic atmosphere for girls…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · National
Three bodies recovered in Barisal

Three bodies recovered in Barisal

Barisal police on Monday recovered three bodies including a new born boy and a minor girl from different places of the city…

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Members of anti-militancy committees harassing BNP activists: Nazrul

Members of anti-militancy committees harassing BNP activists: Nazrul

Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior leader Nazrul Islam Khan on Monday alleged that the ‘administrative committees’, formed by the government with ruling party men, to resist militancy are harassing opposition leaders and activists…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Formal charge against Netrakona Razakars on Nov 28

Formal charge against Netrakona Razakars on Nov 28

The International Crimes Tribunal -1 on Monday set November 28 for submitting formal charge against three alleged Razakars from…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · National, Politics
Robot, device sized at Shajalal airport

Robot, device sized at Shajalal airport

An illegally imported robot and several detective and networking devices were seized on Monday at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in…

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Bombs found in New Jersey after string of US attacks

Bombs found in New Jersey after string of US attacks

US police found multiple improvised explosive devices in New Jersey, one of which detonated, the FBI said Monday as investigators probed three attacks…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Europe & Americas, International
Wreckage of a bus is seen after a head-on collision with another one at Sirajdikhan in Munshiganj on Monday noon that claimed four lives. — New Age photo

Eight killed in road accidents

At least eight people including three women were killed while 51 others injured in separate road accidents in Munshiganj, Bogra and Magura…

September 19, 2016 · 0 comments · National

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