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    Police detain 5 suspected extremists in Sylhet over Paltan blast link

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:14pm on August 11, 2020

    A team of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police’s Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime detained five suspected members of banned extremist group Neo JMB in drives in...

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    ‘Neo-JMB’ member held in Chattogram

    United News of Bangladesh. Chattogram | Updated at 06:23pm on July 28, 2020

    Members of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit of the Chattogram Metropolitan Police has arrested a suspected neo-JMB member at Chakaria upazila. They arrested Mohammad...

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    Three ‘Allahor Dal’ operatives held in Ghoraghat

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha .Rangpur | Updated at 01:38pm on July 24, 2020

    Rapid Action Battalion arrested three alleged operatives of banned militant outfit ‘Allahor Dal’ from Bagerhat Bazar area in Ghoraghat municipality of Dinajpur Thursday afternoon. The...

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    Ansarullah Bangla Team member held in city

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30pm on July 12, 2020

    Anti-Terrorism Unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested an active member of banned extremist group Ansarullah Bangla Team from city’s Mohammadpur area Friday night. The arrestee...

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    Four 'Ansar al-Islam activists' held in Rajshahi

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 06:41pm on June 14, 2020

    The members of Rapid Action Battalion claimed to have arrested five suspected activists of banned extremist outfit Ansar al-Islam.   On a tip off, the...

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    French forces kill leader of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 11:45am on June 06, 2020

    French forces have killed the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, Algerian Abdelmalek Droukdel, in northern Mali, France's defence minister said. Droukdel was killed...

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    Defining extremism

    Huma Yusuf | Updated at 12:00am on February 29, 2020

    THE mass shootings at sheesha bars in Hanau, Germany, and the stabbing of the muezzin of London’s Regent’s Park mosque have put far-right extremism back...

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    IUB holds seminar against extremism

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on February 23, 2020

    Independent University, Bangladesh hosted a seminar titled ‘Preventing Terrorism and Extremism through Community Engagement’ at the university’s own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka...

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    SUST holds seminar on prevention of hooliganism, extremism

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:51am on February 05, 2020

    Discussants at a programme at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology on Tuesday stressed the need to develop massive awareness in the society against hooliganism...

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    Ajoy Roy never surrendered to sectarian forces: speakers

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:57am on January 13, 2020

    Professor Ajoy Roy struggled throughout his life for a secular society, and fought against fundamentalism and extremism, but never surrendered to sectarian forces, observed speakers...