Bangladesh Army

Bangladesh Army concludes training in Patna

Bangladesh Army concludes training in Patna

The Bangladesh Army Contingent concluded their training on Counter Insurgency and Counter-Terrorism Operations on Saturday.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Narayanganj killing: 26 sentenced to death in Bangladesh

Narayanganj killing: 26 sentenced to death in Bangladesh

 Twenty six people, including a former city councillor extradited from India and three senior officers from Bangladesh's elite security force, were today sentenced to death for brutal murders of seven persons in Narayanganj in 2014.

Jan 16, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
War games ahead of England series: Bangladeshi army commandos abseil into national stadium

War games ahead of England series: Bangladeshi army commandos abseil into national stadium

22 people were killed in July's assault on the Holey Artisan Cafe in Dhaka's upmarket Gulshan district, casting doubt over whether Bangladesh's security forces could guarantee the England team's safety.

Oct 06, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Bangladesh appoints new army chief

 Bangladesh on Wednesday appointed Lieutenant General Abu Belal Muhammad Shafiul Huq as the new army chief.

Jun 10, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Criminal tracking network being set up in Tripura

A Crime and Criminal Tracking Network System (CCTNS) is being set up in Tripura as part of a nation-wide project to keep tab on criminals and to curb crimes, a top Tripura Police officer said here Monday.

Jan 05, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

Bangladesh lauded for smashing Indian insurgents' camps on its soil

Bangladesh security forces have done a commendable job in smashing camps of Indian insurgents in their country and helped contain the decade-old insurgency in Tripura, a senior police officer said on Monday.

Jan 05, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Bangladesh Army to ensure peace during polls

Bangladesh`s Election Commission (EC) has decided to deploy the army for a 15-day period, beginning from Dec 26 in a move to ensure free, fair and peaceful parliamentary elections in the country.

Dec 21, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

Army training aircraft crashes in Bangladesh

A Bangladesh Army training aircraft crashed in southeastern Partia sub-district on Sunday but the pilot ejected safely, police said.

Jul 15, 2013, 09:09 AM IST

Bangladesh Army dismisses hoax factory rescue claim

A report published in a British tabloid claiming that rescue of a woman 17 days after Bangladesh`s worst industrial accident was a hoax has been dismissed by the Army as "totally untrue".

Jul 02, 2013, 20:20 PM IST

Miracle survivor of Bangladesh shuns garment industry

Three days after her miraculous rescue from the rubbles of the collapsed eight-storey building here, the 19-year-old Bangladeshi girl Monday declared that she "will never again work in a garment factory".

May 13, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Bangladesh Army to end salvage campaign as collapse toll hits 1127

Bangladesh Army is planning to wrap up its 20 days of salvage campaign at the ruins of a garment factory building that collapsed last month, even as toll from the country`s worst ever industrial disaster rose to 1,127.

May 13, 2013, 16:39 PM IST

Bangladesh SC uphold death penalty to two Army officers

Bangladesh`s Supreme Court today upheld the death sentences of two fugitive junior military officers awarded by a local court for killing four top national leaders.

Apr 30, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Bangladesh: More officers involved in coup plot?

The Bangladesh Army has constituted five more "courts of enquiry" to probe the botched coup plot.

Jan 27, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

US condemns coup attempt in Bangladesh

The Bangladesh Army has claimed to have foiled a coup plot by serving and retired Army officers to overthrow Hasina government.

Jan 21, 2012, 09:03 AM IST

B`desh identifies plotters of ‘anti-India’ coup

Two non-residents Bangladeshis have been identified as the plotters of a coup.

Jan 20, 2012, 10:22 AM IST

Bangladesh Army `foils bid to topple Hasina govt`

A military spokesman said some of the officers had been detained and would be presented before a military court.

Jan 19, 2012, 16:27 PM IST

Bangladesh-India joint military exercise begins

A 14-day-long Bangladesh-India joint military exercise, aimed at building camaraderie between the two Armies, started on Sunday, the authorities said.

Oct 09, 2011, 13:19 PM IST

Bangla Army clarifies controversy over weapons-laden ship

Bangladesh rejected media
reports of a weapon-laden ship bound for Pakistan from its
Chittagong port, saying the vessel was carrying military
supplies of Pakistani and Nepalese peacekeepers deployed on UN
mission in Liberia.

Jun 27, 2010, 22:21 PM IST