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Dhaka: More than 1,000 shanties were gutted as a fire broke out  at a Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar’s Ukhiya on Sunday, media reports said. more
Bangladesh: Trawler capsizes on Dhaleshwari River after hit by launch, 12 missing

Dhaka: A trawler capsized on Dhaleshwari River in Bangladesh's Narayanganj region after it was hit by a launch which left at least 12 people missing.

Bangladesh RAB officials arrest owner of fire-hit ferry : Spokesperson

Dhaka/UNI/Xinhua: Bangladesh's anti-crime elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Monday arrested Hamjalal Sheikh, one of the owners of a ferry that caught fire Friday.

Bangladesh: Death toll due to collision between train-bus in Narayanganj touches four

Narayanganj: The death toll as a train hit a bus in Bangladesh region of Narayanganj has touched four, media reports said on Monday.

Bangladesh: Train hits bus at level crossing in Narayanganj, 2 die

Narayanganj: A  train hit a bus at a level crossing in Narayanganj of Bangladesh on Sunday which left at least two people dead, media reports said.

Ferry fire in southern Bangladesh kills at least 40

Dhaka, Bangladesh (JEN): At least 40 people have died and 72 others have been injured after a massive fire swept through a ferry on Sugandha River in southern Bangladesh, officials said o ...

Chinese dream of establishing itself as arms exporter receives jolt as Bangladesh flags faulty equipment supply

China's aim of establishing itself as a defence exporter to many countries that are neighbours to India received a jolt when its supplies to the Bangladesh armed forces have raised co ...

Bangladesh violence: Key suspect Iqbal Hossain arrested from Cox’s Bazar

Dhaka: Bangladesh police have arrested the person who had  allegedly put the Holy Quran inside a mandap in Cumilla town during the Durga Puja which led to communal disturbances at se ...

US govt condemns attacks on Hindu Durga Puja pandals, temples in Bangladesh

Dhaka/Washington: The United States on Wednesday condemned the recent violence in Bangladesh where Hindu temples and pandals were attacked by unknown men and urged authorities to 'inv ...

Expat Taslima Nasreen tears into Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina as communal violence plagues minority Hindu community

Dhaka, (JEN): Exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen has joined the many voices crying foul against communal violence targeting the minority Hindu community across Bangladesh.