Bangladesh appoints new army chief

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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".

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".

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.

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.

Bangladesh: More officers involved in coup plot?

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.