Bangladesh already prohibits the sale of SIM cards to its own citizens who cannot provide an official identity card.
24 Sep 2017 2:27 PM
Over 300,000 Rohingya have poured into Bangladesh since latest flare-up in violence on Aug 25.
15 Sep 2017 4:50 PM
The 1st consignment of India's assistance comes days after Dhaka briefed New Delhi about the problems faced by it due to influx of refugees.
14 Sep 2017 3:07 PM
The UNHRC had said that 3,70,000 Rohingyas have fled violence-affected Myanmar's Rakhine state and sought refuge in Bangladesh.
14 Sep 2017 12:14 PM
The UN says at least 370,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled a Myanmar military crackdown in Rakhine since August 25.
13 Sep 2017 2:15 PM
The sources did not clarify if the groups were in uniform, but added that they were sure they were not Rohingya insurgents.
06 Sep 2017 5:18 PM
Myanmar leader Suu Kyi has come under pressure from countries with large Muslim populations including to stop violence against Rohingya.
06 Sep 2017 11:33 AM
The latest violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state began on Aug 25, when Rohingya insurgents attacked dozens of police posts and an army base.
05 Sep 2017 2:11 PM
The army says it is conducting clearance operations against 'extremist terrorists' and security forces have been told to protect civilians.
01 Sep 2017 2:15 PM
Court police's Inspector Anwarul Islam said charges against 3 suspects were dropped as they had died while 4 of the convicts are absconding.
09 Aug 2017 10:55 AM
CNN is broadcast to give an extra American flavour, while the wi-fi password is ‘Ivanka Trump’.
16 Jul 2017 6:09 PM
Factory authorities said the main site was closed on Monday, and the workers there were conducting boiler maintenance.
04 Jul 2017 3:49 PM
With the apex court’s order, all the obstacles have been removed to continue a trial in a lower court against Ms Zia.
03 Jul 2017 2:07 AM
Hundreds of people die every year from lightning strikes in Bangladesh and experts say climate change has worsened the problem.
20 Jun 2017 1:04 PM
Bidyut, an Indian cricket fan, killed himself by jumping in front of a train, a police officer said.
19 Jun 2017 3:12 PM
With the addition of these two new landslides, the death toll from landslides in Chittagong division has risen further to 161.
18 Jun 2017 6:49 PM
As The district administrations opened a number of makeshift shelter homes for people evacuated and rescued.
17 Jun 2017 4:55 PM
To clear paths for rescue workers, villagers joined firefighters and soldiers in cutting fallen trees and clearing mud and debris.
14 Jun 2017 5:35 PM
Local people said a landslide pushed 15 army men down to around 30 feet, killing 4 instantly.
14 Jun 2017 12:58 PM
'The recovery work is still going on. The death toll could rise as many areas still remained cut off', officials said.
13 Jun 2017 5:50 PM