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NEWS DESK Police arrested a top member of the separatist group Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa) in Ukhiya upazila, Cox’s Bazar. Superintendent of Police Md Arefin Jewel, the deputy captain of APBn-14, provided this information during a press briefing held at the 14-APBn office in Ukhiya on Thursday afternoon. Based on secret information, a team […]Continue Reading
UKHIA CORRESPONDENT The National Security Intelligence (NSI) detained 32 Rohingyas from a secret meeting in Ukhia, handing them over to the Ukhia police station later. The detentions took place on Friday morning (May 17) at the Global Training Center, a multi-story building in Rajapalong, Ukhia. According to reliable sources, the secret meeting was part of […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK The RAB’s intelligence-based drive against the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army is continuing and operations are being launched as soon as any information is received. Commander Arafat Islam, director (legal and media wing), said this in a press conference at Karwan Bazar Media Center on Friday. He said that ARSA members were involved in […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK A Rohingya refugee was shot dead by unidentified miscreants in Teknaf Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar. The deceased was identified as Md Alam, a resident of Block E of Nayapara Camp in Teknaf. The incident took place at around 8am on Saturday. Badrul Islam, another resident of that camp, said that a group […]Continue Reading
BAGHAICHHARI CORRESPONDENT A seven-year-old boy, Romeo Tripura, has died following severe abdominal injuries caused by a bullet during a fierce shootout between two regional armed factions, the UPDF and JSS, in the remote Gandachara area of Sajek Union, Rangamati’s Baghaichhari upazila. He was undergoing treatment at Chittagong Medical Hospital when he passed away. Romeo Continue Reading
NEWS DESK Eighty-eight members of the Myanmar Border Guard Police entered Bangladesh on Sunday morning as fighting between the armed ethnic group Arakan Army and Myanmar military rages in the Rakhine state, Bangladesh officials said. The law enforcement officials in Cox’s Bazar said that the officer and rankers carrying firearms and ammunition crossed bordering River […]Continue Reading
NEWS DESK A Rohingya man was hacked to death by armed criminals at a refugee camp in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar last morning. The incident took place near the office of the Red Crescent Society at Camp 18 around 5:30am. The deceased was identified as Noor Kalam, 29, son of Noor Salam from D-14 […]Continue Reading
STAFF REPORTER The Arakan Army, a rebel group in Myanmar, released 10 Bangladeshi fishermen on Thursday evening, after abducting them earlier while they were fishing in the Naf River along the Ukhiya border. The release occurred around 7:45 PM through the Ghumdhum border crossing in the Naikhongchhari sub-district of Bandarban, officials confirmed. Tanvir Hossain, the […]Continue Reading