At least three women have been killed and dozens are missing after a jam-packed ferry capsized in the river of Panguchi in Bangladesh’s Bagerhat district, some 178 km southwest of capital Dhaka, on Tuesday morning.
India said on Saturday that it mulls sealing the international borders with neighboring Pakistan and Bangladesh soon as an effort to curb terrorism and the entry of refugees into this country.
At least 10 people were killed and several others injured as a cement-laden truck veered off a road in the Mymensingh district, 122 km north of capital Dhaka, on early Friday, a local police official said.
Bangladesh’s anti-crime elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Tuesday arrested five members of a banned militant outfit in capital Dhaka.
The Bangladeshi anti-crime elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) early on Sunday seized 600,000 yaba tablets in a drive in seaport city Chittagong.
A Bangladeshi Christian was severely injured Friday after being hacked with knives by a group of youths while he was guarding a Catholic church, police said.
Bangladeshi embassy in Manama has announced a temporary ban of issuing permission for its nationals to work in Bahrain until solving problems facing them in the country, Al Wasat local newspaper reported on Saturday.
Five Islamist extremists who murdered a Japanese farmer in a drive-by shooting in 2015 were sentenced to death by a Bangladeshi court Tuesday.
The grand prayer at the three-day Muslim congregation called Biswa Ijtema was held in Bangladesh Sunday morning, seeking divine blessings and welfare of all mankind.
A Bangladesh court sentenced 26 people to death Monday after hearing how a politician from the ruling Awami League hired members of the country’s elite security unit to assassinate political rivals.
Bangladesh authorities have seized a luxury Rolls-Royce Ghost car illegally brought into the country for a former North Korean diplomat expelled for smuggling.
A head-on collision between two trucks in Bangladesh’s Bogra district, some 197 km northwest of Dhaka, left at least seven people including five policemen dead and six others injured early Sunday, a local police official said.