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
The officials said many people were asleep when the landslides hit, causing more casualties, especially among children.
13 Jun 2017 11:52 AM
The Rapid Action Battalion on Sunday also arrested a garment factory owner who it said was a financier of the extremist outfit.
12 Jun 2017 4:44 PM
A woman named Gunamala Chakma, 75, was killed in the arson attacks while almost 200 homes were looted and burnt.
03 Jun 2017 4:36 PM
Authorities in Cox's Bazar and Chittagong evacuated 350,000 people from low-lying areas before the storm blew in from the Bay of Bengal.
01 Jun 2017 3:36 PM
1 of the 6 persons died of a heart attack during the storm while others were killed by falling trees, houses in Cox's Bazar and Rangamati.
30 May 2017 4:58 PM
At least 2.5 million people in ten districts risk falling in the way of the severe cyclonic storm.
30 May 2017 8:35 AM
Kasem bin Abubakar was told nobody would buy his romance novels about devout young Muslims finding love in Bangladesh.
26 Apr 2017 11:42 AM
More than 10,000 school-age girls will take part in government workshops around the country.
18 Apr 2017 3:21 PM
The statue of “lady justice” has ruffled feathers in the Muslim-majority nation with hardliners saying it is a Greek god.
13 Apr 2017 7:08 AM
Apart from Pm Modi, Hasina will also call on President Pranab Mukherjee and meet opposition leader Sonia Gandhi.
07 Apr 2017 10:30 AM
Bangladesh has been witnessing a spate of attacks on secular activists, foreigners and religious minorities since 2013.
01 Apr 2017 4:17 PM
Bangladesh has one of the highest fatality rates for road accidents in the world.
26 Mar 2017 3:03 PM
Police primarily suspect the blasts were the work of a new faction of the homegrown extremist group, Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).
26 Mar 2017 11:46 AM
He blew the explosives tied to his waist at a police outpost at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
25 Mar 2017 9:41 AM
A man carrying explosives entered the of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) camp and blew it up, said Home Minister.
17 Mar 2017 3:30 PM