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  • mugging in Dhaka

    2 found dead, another killed in 'gunfight'

    Two alleged criminals were found dead in Chuadanga and Jhenidah yesterday, while a suspected drug trader was killed in a “gunfight” with members of Border Guard Bangladesh in Cox's Bazar.

  • Thakurgaon firing

    Shooting Villagers: Complaints lodged against 7 BGB men

    Villagers have pressed charges against Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) over the incident of firing in Lalmonirhat that left three villagers dead earlier this month.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    BGB firing: Writ seeks compensation for victims' families

    A writ petition is filed with the High Court seeking its directive upon the government to give adequate compensation to the family members of those who are killed and injured in a clash between locals and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members in Thakurgaon.

  • BGB-BGP Summit 2018

    BGB hands BGP a list of fugitive drug dealers

    Bangladesh hands over a list of fugitive drug dealers to Myanmar at the end of the border guard-level summit held for four days in Dhaka. The summit ends with both sides pledging to improve the frontier security situation.

  • KCC Elections

    BGB deployed in Khulna ahead of city polls

    A total of 16 platoons of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members are deployed in Khulna city ahead of the city corporation elections.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    PM asks BGB members to be imbued with bonding spirit

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members to nurture the spirit of mutual confidence, respect, discipline and sympathy to strengthen its morale.

  • Showing humanitarian attitudes to Rohingyas: BGB DG

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members are showing humanitarian attitudes to the Rohingyas who fled from Myanmar fearing persecution, chief of the paramilitary force said today.

  • Body of missing BGB man found in India

    Body of a BGB man, who went missing in Teesta river in Lalmonirhat, is recovered by Indian Border Security Force (BSF).

  • BGB chief distributes sports awards

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) director general Major General Abul Hossain, ndc, psc, handed over prizes to winners of the inter-house annual sports competition of Birshreshtha Munshi Abdur Rouf Public College at its school playground yesterday.

  • No escape from relegation playoff?

    The Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) is determined to hold the two legs of the relegation playoff of the Bangladesh Premier League between Feni Soccer Club and Uttar Baridhara Club on today and Saturday despite the clubs' unwillingness to play.

  • Border Security Force (BSF)

    BSF kills Bangladeshi youth in Panchagarh

    A Bangladeshi youth is gunned down by the members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at Sarialjot Kankata bordering area in Tentulia upazila.

  • Jhenidah shopkeeper killed as BGB opens fire

    A shopkeeper has been killed as Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members opened fire at cattle traders in Maheshpur upazila of Jhenidah.

  • Bangladeshi man killed in Indian BSF Firing

    BSF guns down Bangladeshi at Dinajpur frontier

    Indian Border Security Force (BSF) guns down a Bangladeshi national at Borogram border under Dinajpur Sadar upazila.

  • PM cautions against BDR mutiny like incident

    Prime Minster Sheikh Hasina asks BGB personnel to remain alert so that incident like the 2009 BDR mutiny does not recur in the future.

  • BSF hands over 19 Bangladeshis to BGB

    Nineteen Bangladeshi nationals who were detained in India for trespassing are handed over to local authority via Benapole border.

  • Bangladeshi man killed in Indian BSF Firing

    Bangladeshi national shot dead by BSF

    A Bangladeshi cattle trader is shot dead by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at Gotamari border point in Hatibandha upazila.

  • BGB deployed in Dhaka

    Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) is deployed in Dhaka for 12 hours to maintain security in the capital.

  • Police maintain strict vigilance in diplomatic zone

    Police and other law enforcing agencies continue frequent patrols in Dhaka’s Gulshan-Baridhara diplomatic zone as part of stepped up vigilance measures.

  • Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF in Joypurhat

    A Bangladeshi national is killed and four others suffer bullet wounds as members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) open fire on them at bordering Paschim Ram Krishnapur village in Joypurhat Sadar upazila.

  • Body of missing BGB man found in Sangu

    A Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) man, who went missing following a boat capsize incident in Sangu River on Thursday, is found dead in remote Tindu area of Bandarban.

  • Myanmar ‘rebel’ sent to jail

    A suspected member of Myanmarese rebel group Arakan Army, who was detained yesterday during a combing operation in Rangamati, is sent to jail.

  • BGB-BSF conference begins Monday

    A director general level conference between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) to begin on Monday in New Delhi.

  • End of Razzak saga

    We are glad that Nayek Razzak of the BGB has been returned to us by the Myanmar authorities, though it has taken longer than it should have.

  • A ransom seeking neighbour!

    It seems that there was lack of coordination between the Myanmar government and its border police, as evident from the two different news items related to the fate of the BGB soldier abducted by the Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) more than a week ago, emanating from the Myanmar side.

  • Myanmar envoy summoned over firing at BGB men

    Government summons Myanmar ambassador in Dhaka to protest firing by Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) on the Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) personnel and detaining of a BGB soldier.