Hindu devotee stabbed over extortion in Satkhira
A Hindu devotee was injured in an attack by some miscreants for refusing to pay extortion at Shalkhali village in Ashashuni upazila early Friday. Shamiran Sarkar, brother of the victim, said miscreants swooped on Pankaj Sarkar, 50,…
Less chance to get back BB heist money, says Muhith
Finance Minister AMA Muhith has said there is low chance to get back remaining money that was hacked from the Bangladesh Bank's account with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Muhith said "We got back $20 million, may be we will get some more money, but it won't be more than $10 million,".
Pirate ringleader killed in Sundarbans ‘gunfight’
The ringleader of a pirate gang was killed in a reported gunfight between his cohorts and members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Mrigmari of the Sundarbans in Mongla upazila early Friday. Lieutenant Colonel Faridul Alam, commanding officer of Barisal Rab-8, said acting on secret information that some fishermen were kidnapped by a gang of pirates, a team of Rab-8 conducted a…