Cox's Bazar

Coxs Bazar

Huge fire devastates over 500 shanties in Rohingya camp

A huge fire overnight swept through a crammed Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar destroying at least 500 ramshackle shelters leaving hundreds of people without homes, officials and aid workers said

Rohingya refugees search for their belongings after a fire broke out at Nayapara refugee camp in Teknaf on 14 January 2021

Rohingya relocation

First month at Bhasan Char brings a sense of relief

So far 3,446 Rohingyas have been relocated to Bhasan Char in two phases. The Rohingyas want commitments to be implemented

Chatting at an open-air tea stall in Bhasan Char. 30 December 2020

Tourists throng the beaches, defying coronavirus

Tourists have been thronging the sea beaches around the country, defying the pandemic, celebrating the New Year

Tourists throng the Patenga beach in Chattogram, defying all health guidelines. 2 December 2020

Jubo League leader shot dead in Teknaf

A Jubo League leader was gunned down by miscreants at Kachbunia in Teknaf upazila of Cox's Bazar district early Friday

Jubo League leader shot dead in Teknaf

Rohingya Crisis

‘What choice do we have?’

Stay in a squalid refugee camp -- hopeless, starving, and made to feel a burden -- or leave, risking death, rape, human trafficking and months at sea to reach a husband you’ve never met

A Rohingya refugee looks from inside a kitchen of the camp for widows and orphans inside the Balukhali camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, on 5 December 2017

Sinha killing case charge sheet accepted by court

The court has received the charge sheet submitted in the retired major Sinha Md Rashed Khan killing case against 15 persons including suspended OC Pradeep Kumar Das of Teknaf police station in Cox’s ...

Retired army major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan

MV Bay One sets sail to Saint Martin's island from Cox’s Bazar

Luxury cruise ship “MV Bay One” has made its maiden voyage on the Cox's Bazar-Saint Martin route on Monday

State minister for shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury inaugurated the cruiser at Anwara shipyard terminal at Chattogram on Sunday

Sinha killed as he came to know of OC Pradeep’s illicit activities

Retired army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan was killed according to the plans and direct support of Pradeep Kumar Das, the dismissed officer-in-charge of Teknaf police station in Cox’s Bazar

Retired army major Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan

Sinha killing

RAB finds no truth in 3 cases filed by police

RAB has submitted its final report in the three cases filed by the police. The police, in these cases, brought about allegations of drug possession and assaulting the police in the incident of ...

RAB finds no truth in 3 cases filed by police

Major Sinha killing: OC Pradeep, 14 others charge-sheeted

The killing of retired army major Sinha Md Rashed Khan was a planned incident, shows evidence the Rapid Action Battalion team collected from different sources

OC Pradeep Kumar Das being taken to the Cox's Bazar court
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