Bangladeshi troops said, on Saturday 07/02/2016, they have cleared a cafe in the capital Dhaka, where 9 gunmen on Friday, at about 21:00 local time, the last friday of Ramadan, took at least 20 hostages, including foreigners. Tuhin… Continue reading
* Tehrik-e-Taleban militants in Pakistan have killed, on Friday 04/22/2016, a provincial minister, Sardar Soran Singh, himself a Sikh, in a overwhelming Sunni Muslim region in the country’s restive northwestern NWFP Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa district.
The victim, Minister of… Continue reading
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group on Saturday 12/26/2015, claimed responsibility for a suicide attack at a Mosque of the minority Ahmadi Muslims in Bangladesh, in which the suspected bomber died and at least three others… Continue reading
The Islamic State says, on Tuesday 09/29/2015, it carried the attack, shooting dead Cesare Tavella, 50, in the Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka diplomatic quarter. In its claim, I.S.I.S warned that “citizens of the crusader (the Jihadi term… Continue reading
4 people have been arrested, on Wednesday 02/02/2011, in Bangladesh in connection with the death of 14-year-old girl Hena Begum who was publicly lashed.
Jamil Rahman was born in 1978. he is a British citizen, raised in Swansea, south Wales and a former civil servant. Jamil Rahman settled in Bangladesh in 2005. Continue reading
A Tyneside man Rajib Karim, 30, has been charged with a series of terror offences, police in London have said, on Wednesday 03/10/2010. Continue reading
Bangladeshi security forces, on Sunday 11/22/2009, arrested Mohammad Motalem, a top operative of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Toiba – LeT, who is suspect to be a mastermind of a terror plot. Continue reading
Hizb-ut-Tahrir has been banned in Bangladesh, the home ministry has announced on Friday 10/23/2009. Home Secretary Abdus Sobhan Sikdar said the government feared Hizb-ut-Tahrir posed a threat to peaceful life. Continue reading
Security forces in Bangladesh have arrested a suspected bomb expert and his wife belonging to an outlawed Islamist group in Dhaka, police said on Friday 05/15/2009. Continue reading