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    No extremist act undercover of Islam: PM    

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:35am on July 12, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged all to remain alert so that militant acts cannot be carried out in the name of Islam as...

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    Three JMB men arrested in Chapainawabganj

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 04:35pm on June 19, 2018

    Three active members of the banned Islamist outfit Jamaatul Mujahidin Bangladesh were arrested in two special drives by Rapid Action Battalion-5 on Tuesday. The arrested...

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    Charge sheet in Holey Artisan attack by a month, says DMP boss

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:15pm on June 12, 2018

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Md Asaduzzaman Mia said on Tuesday that the charge sheet in the Holey Artisan cafe attack case in the capital’s Gulshan...

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    British man admits plotting to kill MP with machete

    Reuters | Updated at 05:37pm on June 12, 2018

    A man accused of being a member of a far-right extremist group admitted on Tuesday buying a machete with the intention of killing an elected...

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    Drives against extremism, violence, drugs to continue: PM

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:57pm on June 06, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said the drives against extremism, violence and drugs will continue to make Bangladesh free from anti-social elements. ‘The drives...

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    Bangladeshi among 15 suspected extremists held in Malaysia

    Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 11:45pm on June 01, 2018

    Malaysia has detained 15 suspected Islamist extremists including a teenager and a housewife accused of plotting separate ‘lone wolf’ attacks on places of worship around...

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    5 suspected JMB members held

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 31, 2018

    Rapid Action Battalion arrested five suspected members of the banned extremist outfit Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj Tuesday night...

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    Seven including two teachers held in extremism connection

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:12pm on May 24, 2018

    The Rapid Action Battalion in a press conference in Dhaka on Thursday said they arrested seven youths including two teachers in overnight drive in...

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    3 ‘Ansar Al Islam members’ held

    United News of Bangladesh . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:05am on April 24, 2018

    The Rapid Action Battalion, in a drive, arrested three members of banned extremist outfit Ansar Al Islam in Belpukur area of Rajshahi city early Monday....

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    Woman held in Hotel Olio explosion case

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:31pm on April 05, 2018

    Police’s Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crimes unit has arrested a woman Homayra alias Nabila at Gulshan in Dhaka in the case of explosion at Hotel Olio...