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  • ACC director Mohammad Yousuf's wife suicide

    BSF returns body of Bangladeshi man

    Indian Border Security Force (BSF) has handed the body of a Bangladeshi man to Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB). He was shot dead by BSF early Thursday, at zero point of Joynagar border in Damurhuda upazila of Chuadanga.

  • BGB's vigilance increased at Sylhet border

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) raise vigilance at all bordering areas in Sylhet after about 19.7 lakh people were excluded from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in India’s Assam.

  • Thakurgaon killing

    BSF detains 4 Bangladeshi nationals

    Members of Border Security Force in India detained four Bangladeshi nationals in the border area of Thakurgaon’s Haripur upazila on Thursday afternoon.

  • Bangladeshi youth killed by BSF

    8 Bangladeshis return after serving jail in India

    Eight young Bangladeshi girls return home through the Benapole checkpost after serving two years in an Indian prison.

  • BGB, BSF exchange Eid greetings

    The Border Security Force of India and the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) exchange sweets and wishes on the occasion of Eid-ul Adha at designated points along the 4,096-km frontier between the two countries.

  • Gunfight with BGB: 2 suspected drug peddlers killed in Cox’s Bazar

    Two suspected drug peddlers including a Rohingya man were killed in a “gunfight” with Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday night.

  • BGB officials awarded

    46 BGB officials awarded

    A total of 46 officials of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) are awarded for their contributions and act of valour in the line of duty in 2018.

  • Rohingya robber leader Nur Mohammad killed in gunfight

    ‘Drug dealer’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with BGB

    A suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar early yesterday.

  • BGB force deployed at Saint Martin's island

    BGB deployed at St Martin's after 22yrs

    Border Guard Bangladesh personnel were deployed with “heavy weapons” to the Saint Martin's island yesterday for checking smuggling and ensuring security of the tiny island in the Bay of Bengal.

  • BGB Force Deployment at Saint Martin's Island

    Heavily armed BGB at St Martin's Island

    Heavily armed Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) troopers are deployed at St Martin’s Island for ensuring overall security of the Island.

  • Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal

    BGB won’t conduct raids at cattle sheds in bordering areas: Minister

    Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says that the members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) would not visit cattle sheds and markets in the country’s bordering area.

  • EC Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed

    3rd phase UZ polls: Addl BGB, Rab men deployed in risk-prone areas

    The Election Commission deploys additional members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in 24 risk-prone upazilas ahead of the tomorrow’s third phase of upazila elections.

  • mugging in Dhaka

    ‘Drug trader’ killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’

    A suspected drug trader is killed in a reported gunfight with members of paramilitary force Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Myanmar army man

    Dhaka returns 'lost' Myanmar soldier

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) yesterday handed back a Myanmar soldier more than two months after he strayed across the border into a jungle in the Muslim-majority nation, a senior official said.

  • Myanmar army man

    Bangladesh hands over ‘detained’ Myanmar army man

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) handed over a member of Myanmar Army to Myanmar today, 39 days after he was “detained” along the border in Bandarban on January 24, an official of the Bangladeshi paramilitary force has said.

  • Border Guard Bangladesh

    'An untoward incident', steps after probe

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) Director General Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam says the incident of Thakurgaon's Baharampur village is unexpected.

  • Yaba Trading in Cox's Bazar

    BGB recovers 20,000 Yaba pills in Teknaf

    Border Guard Bangladesh recovers 20,000 pieces of Yaba in an abandoned condition in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Thakurgaon killing

    Thakurgaon killing: Locals call for justice

    Locals form a human chain demanding punishment of the Border Guard Bangladesh members, who opened fire during a scuffle with villages in Thakurgaon's Haripur upazila leaving three dead.

  • unknown disease in Thakurgaon

    Thakurgaon Killing: Call for justice

    Locals of Thakurgaon's Haripur upazila yesterday demanded punishment of the Border Guard Bangladesh members who opened fire during a scuffle with locals on Tuesday, leaving three dead.

  • Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Fakhrul condemns deaths in BGB firing

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir expresses strong condemnation to the incident of killings of three people by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members in Thakurgaon's Baharampur village.

  • Three killed as BGB opens fire

    Three people were killed and at least 16 others suffered bullet wounds yesterday as members of a BGB patrol team opened fire following a scuffle with locals in Thakurgaon's Baharampur village.

  • BGB member arrested with 480 yaba pills

    A Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) member was arrested from Sadarghat area in the capital with 480 pieces of yaba pills on Sunday night.

  • BGB launches Simanta Data Centre

    BGB launches 'Simanta Data Centre'

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) launches the 'Simanta Data Centre' at its headquarters in Dhaka's Pilkhana to make the force's operational activities more modernised, contemporary and dynamic.

  • BGB Chief Major General Shafeenul Islam

    BGB ‘ready to handle’ election

    Paramilitary force Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) is fully prepared to tackle any untoward situation on election day, its chief Maj Gen Shafeenul Islam says.

  • Paramilitary force deployed amid spate of attacks

    Paramilitary forces have been dispatched across Bangladesh in purview of a spate of attacks upon opposition activists ahead of the national election.

  • BGB denied seeking personal gains

    'Will apply as much strength as needed during nat'l polls'

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will apply as much strength as possible during the upcoming national election to maintain law and order across the country and they have also taken extra initiative to tackle arms smuggling ahead of the polls, the director general of BGB said yesterday.

  • 'BGB to deploy as much force as possible during nat’l polls'

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will deploy as much force as possible to maintain law and order across the country during the upcoming national elections, the director general of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) says.

  • Yaba tablets seized in Cox’s Bazar

    BGB recovers Tk 27cr yaba from Teknaf

    Border Guard Bangladesh yesterday recovered nine lakh yaba tablets, worth about Tk 27 crore, in two separate raids in Teknaf upazila.

  • BGB-BSF conference adopts measures against border crimes

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and India’s Border Security Force (BSF) agree on different measures against criminal activities at the border between the two countries.

  • BGB-BSF conference starts in New Delhi

    The Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) takes up the issue of arrest of Bangladeshi nationals at the border and smuggling of narcotics from India into Bangladesh on the first day of the biannual conference with India’s Border Security Force (BSF) in New Delhi.