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    Ethnic unity urged against repression

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on April 06, 2019

    Ethnic communities of Bangladesh should set aside their differences and unite to bring an end to the repressive rule of the incumbent government, speakers told...

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    Regional parties might behind Baghaichari attack: CEC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on March 21, 2019

    The chief election commissioner, KM Nurul Huda, on Thursday said that the regional political parties in the Chittagong Hill Tracts might be involved...

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    UPDF man shot dead in Rangamati

    United News of Bangladesh . Rangamati | Updated at 12:56am on March 08, 2019

    An activist of United People’s Democratic Front, a Chittagong Hill Tracts-based political group, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Bongol Toli area in Baghaichari...

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    Compensation for CHT land acquisition to go up, bill placed

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 12:33am on February 19, 2019

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts (Land Acquisition) Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was placed in the Jatiya Sangsad on Monday for providing 200 to 300 per cent...

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    Bill seeks increasing compensation for CHT land acquisition

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:36pm on February 18, 2019

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts (Land Acquisition) Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was placed in the Jatiya Sangsad on Monday for providing 200-300 per cent more than...

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    No congenial election atmosphere in CHT for ethnic minorities: rights campaigners

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59am on December 13, 2018

    There is no congenial election atmosphere for the national minorities in Chittagong Hill Tracts, rights organizations said Wednesday....

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    CHT polls atmosphere not congenial for hill people

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:25pm on December 12, 2018

    Different organisations campaigning for rights to national minorities in Chittagong Hill Tracts on Wednesday said the election atmosphere in the CHT was not congenial for...

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    Land acquisition in CHT to be costlier

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:45pm on December 03, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday decided to amend the Chittagong Hill Tracts (Land Acquisition) Regulation 1958, raising compensation rate to 200-300 per cent from existing 15...

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    CHT Commission seeks justice to schoolboy killing in Bandarban

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:47pm on November 14, 2018

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts Commission on Wednesday expressed concerned at the reported killing of school student Kyasing Aung Marma,14, at Gherau Bhetorpara in Rowangchari of...

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    No more conflict in CHT: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 09:09pm on October 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday put emphasis on maintaining peace in the hills and urged all to extend cooperation to the land commission to...