Mohammad Jamil Khan

Covers Militancy, Cross-Border Crime, Human Rights

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Tensions in Ghumdhum: 300 families ‘to be moved’

Amid incessant gunfire and mortar shelling in Myanmar close to the Bangladesh border, the local administration is planning to evacuate around 300 families in Ghumdhum union of Bandarban’s Naikhongchhari upazila. 

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Tensions on Myanmar border: Panicked, locals scramble to safety

Thirty-year-old Noor Hasina lives in a house in Konarpara along the Tambru border in Bandarban’s Naikhongchhari upazila.

September 16, 2022
September 16, 2022

‘Trying for peaceful repatriation’

Amid fears of fresh entry of Rohingyas into Bangladesh, following the continuous assaults by the Myanmar military against the Arakan Army along the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in the past few weeks, the government has said they are trying to repatriate Rohingyas  peacefully.

September 15, 2022
September 15, 2022

Spectre of fresh Rohingya influx looms

The Myanmar military’s continuous air and ground assaults against the Arakan Army (AA) along the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in the past few weeks have triggered fears of fresh entry of Rohingyas into the country.

September 14, 2022
September 14, 2022

88% bikers in road accidents don’t wear helmets: Study

Even though the number of motorbikes and deaths in bike-related accidents is rising sharply, only 34 percent of bikers wear helmets while driving, according to a recent study conducted by the World Bank and Buet’s Accident Research Institute.

September 12, 2022
September 12, 2022

Once a fraud, always a fraud?

Apparently, you can sack the man out of the bank, but you can’t take the banker out of the man!

September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022

Missing youths: Radicals out to swell ranks

Once again, youths are leaving their homes after being indoctrinated into extremism online, found law enforcers working to combat terrorism.

September 9, 2022
September 9, 2022

Remittance: Tk 25,000cr lost to hundi in last four months

At least 5,000 agents of different mobile financial services made suspicious transactions involving around Tk 25,000 crore, meant to be remitted by Bangladeshi expatriates, in the last four months.

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022

Narcos hard to put behind bars

Although Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) shows rising drug cases and arrests in its annual round-up every year, more than half of the cases end up in acquittals.

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

How do you make a bus disappear?

Not a motorbike, not even a car, their target is stealing an entire bus.