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Angry Bangladeshi army officers blame Sheikh Hasina for BDR mutiny
( 13-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, Mar.13 (ANI): Angry Bangladeshi army officers have shouted down Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a private meeting, blaming her for the murder of over 70 officers by mutineering border security guards.   The ferocity of the army''s anger was revealed yesterday when ministers li ....
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Scotland Yard to assist in BDR mutiny investigations
( 10-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, Mar.10 (ANI):  Premier investigation agency, Scotland Yard would be sending its team here to help the local investigation agency probe the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) mutiny which left 74 BDR personnel dead. Talking to reporters on Tuesday, Britain''s Minister for International Deve ....
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China express shock over Dhaka mutiny
( 03-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, Mar 3(ANI): China has expressed deep shock over the death of army officers and civilians in the February 25-26 mutiny at the BDR headquarters A statement by a spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China said: "As a friendly close neighbour, the Chinese side hopes Bangladesh en ....
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Funeral of 48 Bangladesh Army officers held
( 02-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, Mar 2 (ANI): The funeral or the Namaz-e-janaza of the 48 Bangladesh army officers, whose bodies were found during a rescue operation at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters, was held at the National Parade Square on Monday. Forty-two of them were laid to rest at about 1:00pm at the milit ....
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Bangladesh goes numb after learning about mass grave horror
( 01-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka,March 1(ANI): The discovery of a mass grave on Friday, which included the mutilated body of the Bangladesh Rifles Director General among 38 other officers in a small ditch at the premises of BDR headquarters, has numbed people in Bangladesh. People here are perturbed after learning about the ....
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20-25 soldiers spearheaded the carnage during BDR mutiny, claim survivors
( 01-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka,March 1 (ANI): While an official version about the mayhem perpetrated during the mutiny of Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) is still awaited, some survivors and BDR troops have claimed that the whole incident of killings was spearheaded by a group of 20-25 non-commissioned soldiers. These non-com ....
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No amnesty for killers in BDR mutiny: Sheikh Hasina
( 01-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, March 1,As Bangladesh observes a three-day mourning, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has announced that the perpetrators of the carnage committed during BDR’s mutiny would not be pardoned under general amnesty given to others. They will be punished as per law of the land. "They will ....
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B''Desh Govt moves to form tribunal for speedy trial of BDR rebels
( 01-Mar-2009 )

Dhaka, Mar 1 (ANI): The Bangladesh Government will ask the law ministry to form a special tribunal immediately to try those guilty of criminal acts during the mutiny at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters. According to the latest decision, Local Government Minister Syed Ashraful Islam said the ....
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10 more bodies found at BDR headquarters
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): Ten more bodies have been found after two more mass graves were opened during a rescue operation at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters on Saturday. On Friday, thirty-eight more bodies were found at the headquarters, including Major General Shakil Ahmed. Ahmed ''s ....
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Funeral of 33 Bangladesh Army officers today
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): The funeral or the Namaz-e-janaza of the 33 Bangladesh army officers, whose bodies were found during a rescue operation at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters, will take place at the Army Stadium in Banani at 3:00 p.m today. The funeral of Major General Shakil Ahmed, the h ....
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Bangladesh Parliament Speakers'' express shock over Dhaka mutiny
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): Expressing deep shock over the death of army officers and civilians in the mutiny at the BDR headquarters, Speaker Abdul Hamid and Deputy Speaker Shawkat Ali today said the incident has caused an irreparable loss to the country. Terming the killing as ''sorrowful'&# ....
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UN Secretary-General condemns Dhaka mutiny
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the mutiny at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters. According to a statement released by Ban''s spokesperson, "The Secretary-General calls for calm and the resolution of this situation without further v ....
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Funeral of 33 Bangladesh Army officers postponed
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): The funeral or the Namaz-e-janaza of the 33 Bangladesh army officers, whose bodies were found during a rescue operation at the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) headquarters, was postponed today. The funeral was scheduled to take place at the Army Stadium in Banani at 3:00 p.m. The fune ....
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Newly appointed Director General visits BDR headquarters
( 28-Feb-2009 )

Dhaka, Feb 28 (ANI): Newly appointed Director General of the BDR, Brigadier General Moinul Hossain, visited the BDR headquarters on Saturday.   During his visit, he supervised the search  and rescue opeartions at the (BDR) headquarters.   Brigadier General Hossain has taken charge ....
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