counter terrorism

May 5, 2016
May 5, 2016

Govt displeased with anti-religion bloggers, their killers: Minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today says the government is not pleased with “bloggers who demean religion” and the people who are killing them.

April 6, 2016
April 6, 2016

Busting of militants' den

The special team for counter terrorism and transnational crime must be complimented for yet another success in busting a terrorist den, this time in Bogra.

January 6, 2016
January 6, 2016

Egypt to remain in Saudi coalition but won’t join military action

Though Egypt joins the Saudi-led 34-nation Islamic Military Coalition against terrorism and violent extremism, it will not join any military action, says its envoy in Bangladesh.

January 6, 2016
January 6, 2016

The imperative of a counter-terrorism strategy

One may wonder if our politico-bureaucratic elite suffer from a lack of tradition on strategic thought. Such a worry arises in the...

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

Top men fled; risk too high

The JMB threat is still there as two of its key leaders slipped through police fingers during a raid into a JMB “bomb and ammunition

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

JMB regroups without watch

Ahmadiyya Muslim community leaders in Rajshahi are of the opinion that those who are hostile to their ideology orchestrated Friday's

December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

‘Fatwa required to combat militancy’

A group of the country's Olamas (Islamic clerics) at a view-exchange meeting say fatwa (religious edict) is needed to curb militant activities in the country.