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  • ‘Toy guns recovered from Fatullah similar to those seen in IS video’

    The toy guns, recovered from a house during the raid in Fatullah of Narayanganj, are similar to those seen in a video released by the Islamic State recently.

  • 23 doping gang members held for Food Adulteration

    2 ‘Neo JMB’ men held in Dhaka

    Police claim to have arrested two active members of militant outfit Neo JMB from Gabtoli Bus Terminal area in Dhaka.

  • Weakened, 'Neo JMB' now out to regroup

    Militant outfit “Neo JMB” is trying to regroup under a new leader and planning terror attacks, claim counterterrorism officials.

  • Dhaka cafe attack charge sheet will be accepted in Court on August 8

    Holey Artisan Attack: 'Neo JMB' man admits supplying arms

    “Neo JMB” leader Hadisur Rahman Sagor yesterday confessed before a magistrate that he had supplied arms and explosives used in

  • 2 'Neo JMB' leaders held

    Police yesterday claimed to have arrested a key financier of a militant group and an arms supplier for Gulshan café attack in 2016.

  • Holey Artisan Bakery attack

    Gulshan attack suspect Hadisur remanded

    Two “Neo JMB” members including Hadisur Rahman Sagar, who allegedly supplied bombs during the Holey Artisan attack, are placed on remand hours after they are arrested from Bogra.

  • Inmates exposed to radicalisation

    Parents should always keep an eye on their children, discuss various issues in their lives and encourage them to engage in cultural activities, family members of a number of militants came up with these suggestions yesterday.

  • They planned to attack police station in Ctg

    Police have uncovered a plot by the “Neo JMB” to carry out a suicidal attack in Chittagong city's Sadarghat Police Station to demoralise

  • Militant hideout at Hotel Olio International in the Dhaka's Panthapath

    Militant held over Panthapath hotel blast

    Law enforcers claim arrest of a top militant of Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in connection to the hotel blast in Dhaka's Panthapath area on August 15 last year.

  • Neo JMB leader Talha

    Burdwan Blast: Key suspect held in Bogra

    Police arrested top “Neo JMB” leader Talha, a death row convict in a case filed for the countrywide series bomb blasts in 2005 and one of the main accused in Burdawan blast in India, in Bogra's Nandigram upazila early yesterday.

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    Founder of 'Neo JMB' held: police

    Counterterrorism officials yesterday claimed to have arrested a top militant who along with Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury formed terror outfit “Neo JMB” that carried out the Gulshan café attack last year and scores of secret killings.

  • 'Neo JMB militant' held in Jhenidah

    Rapid Action Battalion yesterday arrested a suspected "Neo JMB" militant, who was charge-sheeted in a case filed over the 2015 attacks on two mosques inside Bangladesh Navy's Issa Khan Base in Chittagong.

  • 2 'Neo JMB men' held

    Counterterrorism officials yesterday claimed to have arrested two suspected members of militant outfit “Neo JMB” in the capital's Khilkhet area.

  • Not serious but threat is there

    Militant group “Neo JMB” is still posing a security threat as its members are making efforts to carry out suicide attacks individually, said counterterrorism officials.

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    Suspected militant killed in 'gunfight'

    A suspected "Neo JMB" operative was killed in a “gunfight” with police in Boalia village of Kushtia's Daulatpur upazila early yesterday.

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    ‘Neo JMB’ man killed in ‘gunfight’ with cops

    A suspected member of banned militant outfit “Neo JMB” is killed in a “gunfight” with police in Daulatpur upazila of Kushtia.

  • Militants adopt new strategy

    Shortage of funds and difficulties in renting apartments are forcing “Neo-JMB” militants to shun the practice of leaving their homes

  • ​Gulshan cafe attackers’ ‘trainer’ Rashed remanded

    A Dhaka court has placed key “Neo JMB” militant Aslam Hossain Rashed alias Rash, “arms trainer” of the Gulshan café attackers, on a five-day remand in connection with a case filed over the Kalyanpur raid.

  • Target Aug 15 Mourners: Terror attack plan foiled

    A suspected suicide bomber of “Neo JMB” was killed during an anti-militancy operation at a city hotel yesterday as counterterrorism officials claim he had planned to carry out an attack on the crowd paying homage to Bangabandhu on National Mourning Day at Dhanmondi 32.

  • Café attackers had grenade training in the Buriganga

    A couple of weeks before the Gulshan café siege on July 1 last year, two of the five attackers received training in throwing grenades in the middle of the Buriganga.

  • Ex-Shibir men leading 'Neo JMB': Monirul

    Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit (CTTC) Chief Monirul Islam claims the former activists of Islami Chhatra Shibir, the student front of Jamaat-e-Islami, are now leading “Neo JMB”.

  • Another café attack planner arrested: cops

    A key “Neo JMB” militant, who is one of the planners of last year's Gulshan café attack, was arrested in Natore early yesterday, police say.

  • 3 ‘Neo JMB’ men held in Jhenidah

    Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrest three suspected members of Neo JMB's 'Sarwar-Tamim' group from different parts of Jhenidah.

  • Dhaka Gulshan café attack 2016

    Gulshan Café Attack: 2 suspects killed in raid months ago

    Key “Neo-JMB” militants Basharuzzaman Chocolate and Mizanur Rahman alias Chhoto Mizan were killed during a raid by police on a

  • 2 militants linked to Dhaka café attack killed in April raid: Cops

    Two “Neo JMB” militants who supplied arms and collected fund for Dhaka café attack were killed in a raid in their Chapainawabganj hideout on April 27, police say. Law enforcers came to know about the two suspected militants’ -- Basharuzzaman Chocolate and Mizanur Rahman alias Chhoto Mizan -- link with the café attack in Gulshan from Sohel Mahfuz, another bomb supplier whom they arrested on July 8.

  • 2 ‘militants’ held in Dhaka

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrests two active members of Sarwar-Tamim group of the militant outfit “Neo JMB” in Demra of Dhaka.

  • He is India's worry too

    Sohel Mahfuz, who had worked for about five years from 2009 to set up an extremist network in India's West Bengal, was planning to expand the activities of IS-inspired militant group “Neo JMB” to the neighbouring country.

  • 'Neo JMB leader' Rajib on remand under anti- terrorism act

    Militant outfit "Neo JMB leader" Jahangir Hossain alias Rajib Gandhi, also a plotter of Holey Artisan Café attack, was placed on a six-day remand yesterday in another case filed against him under the Anti-Terrorism Act.

  • Neo JMB leader Rajib Gandhi on 6-day remand

    Militant outfit Neo JMB leader Jahangir Alam alias Rajib Gandhi, also a plotter of Holey Artisan Café attack, is placed on a six-day remand in a case filed against him under the Anti-Terrorism Act.

  • Sohel Mahfuz: A Valued hand for 'Neo JMB'

    After the emergence of “Neo JMB” in 2014, its leaders chose Sohel Mahfuz for his expertise in bomb-making and knowledge about arms smuggling routes and smugglers in bordering areas.

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