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  • Suspended DIG Prisons Bazlur denied bail again

    A Dhaka court today again rejects the bail petition of suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons Bazlur Rashid in connection with a case filed over amassing Tk 3.08 crore beyond his known source of income.

  • State-of-the-art forensic lab in Rajshahi starts operation

    A state-of-the-art forensic laboratory of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) today starts operation in Rajshahi for examining evidence, detecting crime and identifying criminals in Rajshahi and Rangpur regions.

  • 'Drug peddler' killed in Cox's Bazar ‘shootout’

    A suspected drug trader is killed in a reported gunfight with police in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Missing lawyer found dead in Tangail

    Female cop found dead in Motijheel

    Police recover a body of a female police constable from at AGB Colony in Motijheel area of Dhaka.

  • Mass promotion for police sought

    Constable recruitment: Police HQ warns against illegal monetary exchange

    As recruitment of 9,680 police constables is going to start from June 22 in all 64 districts across the country, the Police Headquarters warns against any sort of illegal monetary exchange or adoption of unfair means.

  • TIB Executive Director Iftekharuzzaman

    Discharge duties upholding law, TIB urges police

    Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) calls upon the police force to discharge their responsibilities upholding law and ignoring fear and favour.

  • Police want 'polls treat'

    Police are pressing for promotion of 495 officials of the ranks of superintendent of police to additional inspector general ahead of the national elections.

  • Dhaka map

    3 cops shot during anti-drug drive in Dhaka

    The policemen sustain bullet injuries during an anti-drug drive in Dhupkhola area of Dhaka.

  • 9 DIGs transferred

    Bar on phone browsing for on-duty cops

    Policemen are barred from browsing mobile phones or staying engaged with the device while discharging duty in a directive issued from police headquarters.

  • Corruption in police

    The comments of a deputy commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) at a recent police conference show the prevalence of corruption in the postings of officers-in-charge and sub-inspectors. According to the DC, prospective OCs have to pay amounts as high as Tk 30 lakh to Tk 1.5 crore for their postings. The amount of bribes for transfers of sub-inspector also goes into the lakhs.

  • Mass promotion for police sought

    5 police officials promoted to add IG, 15 others to DIG

    Five police officials have been promoted to the post of additional inspector general of police while 15 others to the rank of deputy inspector general (DIG).

  • Top Jamaat leaders held in Dhaka

    Police claim to have detained two political bigwigs of Jamaat-e-Islami and recovered a huge amount of explosives from their possession during a raid in Dholaipar area of Dhaka.

  • Diaz Irfan Chowdhury

    Diaz murder: Court asks cops to arrest accused

    A Chittagong court asks police to arrest the Bangladesh Chhatra League central leader Diaz Irfan Chowdhury murder case accused for the sake of investigation.

  • Siddiqur's uncertain future

    Accidents can and do happen. But to try to cover it up is not the answer. On the contrary a thorough and objective inquiry as to what actually happened can help prevent such accidents or take to task those that violated the standing orders.

  • Indian police arrest three over alleged involvement in IPL betting

    Indian police arrested three people in Kanpur suspected of illegal betting on cricket matches, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Thursday, a day after the city hosted its first Indian Premier League (IPL) game of the season.

  • Panama booter shot dead

    Panamanian football player Amilcar Henriquez, a veteran member of the national team, was shot dead Saturday, authorities said.

  • Dhaka cop comes under attack, 3 held

    Unknown miscreants attack a policeman at Babubazar in Dhaka.

  • Ex-head of Salvadoran football federation given 8 years in prison

    The former president of El Salvador's football federation, who is wanted in the United States for alleged corruption, was sentenced to eight years in Salvadoran prison for labor fraud, the country's attorney general's office said on Monday.

  • Death toll in Istanbul bombings rises to 44

    The death toll from Saturday night's twin bombings in Istanbul has risen to 44, of whom 36 were police officers, Health Minister Recep Akdag was cited as saying by state-run Anadolu agency and other media on Monday.

  • Police held by Kawran Bazar

    Bangladesh Police FC played out a goalless draw against Karwan Bazar SC in their Marcel Bangladesh Championship League match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.

  • Police fire on Inter fans as relegation looms

    Brazilian police fired percussion grenades at rioting Internacional fans on Thursday after a 1-1 draw at home to Ponte Preta left the Porto Alegre club in danger of relegation for the first time in their history.

  • Milan official wants clarity on AC Milan's Chinese owners

    An anti-Mafia official at Milan's city council called on Wednesday for the Chinese buyers of soccer club AC Milan to reveal their identities, saying town hall would notify anti-money laundering authorities if there was not full disclosure.

  • Brazil authorizes Irish Olympic chief's release on bail

    A Brazilian judge ruled that Irish Olympic Committee (IOC) president Patrick Hickey, awaiting trial over an alleged ticketing scam, could be released on bail and leave the country.

  • Aminul drives Police FC

    Bangladesh Police FC moved up to the third position of the Marcel Bangladesh Championship League with a single-goal win over

  • Malaysia calls for proof after match-fixing claim

    Malaysian football authorities on Wednesday called on a former FIFA official to provide evidence after he claimed the country had become the hub for match-fixing in Southeast Asia.

  • Roy looking to maintain Eng momentum in BD

    Jason Roy is striving for perfection as he looks to continue England's recent momentum in the one-day arena.

  • Bangladesh

    Crossing the line

    Pitch invasion by a fan is nothing new in the sporting world. But in the context of Bangladesh, Sunday night's pitch invasion by what appeared to be an 'emotionally charged' fan while the Tigers were bowling against Afghanistan in the third and final ODI was something unique.

  • Mashrafe fan freed

    Police last night released the youth who had entered the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium ground during the third and final ODI between Bangladesh and Afghanistan on Saturday.

  • Cops interrogating pitch-invader

    The individual, who entered the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium ground during the third and final ODI between Bangladesh and Afghanistan, is being quizzed by police.

  • FIFA bans Qatari official from Asian vote

    World football body FIFA bans a senior Qatari official from running in elections for a seat on its new-look council over an investigation.