Bangladeshi star's comeback after Islamist death threats

Sufi Islam is considered deviant by conservative Muslim groups who oppose its mystical interpretation of the Koran

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Protests in Bangladesh over persecution of Uyghurs in China

The event was observed as a token of support to Uyghur Muslims to mark the occasion of Independence Day of ‘the Islamic Republic of East Turkistan’ which is observed worldwide on November 12.

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Hindu households vandalised in Bangladesh

The incident took place at the Korbanpur village under Muradnagar upazila of Comilla on Sunday afternoon.

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Man lynched for desecration of Quran in Bangladesh

Two men were accused of stepping on the Muslim holy book in the main mosque of the town of Burimari, near the frontier with India.

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Sexual violence in Bangladesh increases despite death penalty; #EndRapeInBangladesh trends

The experts and activists, however, feel the death penalty will have little or no impact on the rising cases due to the flawed justice system of the country

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Dhaka cafe siege: New suspects spotted in CCTV footage

'The footage was taken outside the cafe popular with foreigners before the July 1 attack' Read Article

Bangladesh's worst industrial disaster: 38 charged with murder in 2013 factory collapse

Collapse of the complex, built on swampy ground, sparked demands for greater safety in world's second-largest exporter of readymade garments Read Article

Three Sufis injured in Bangladesh machete attack

A 50-year-old woman was grievously injured. Eight men, armed with bamboo sticks and machetes, set upon the Sufis while they were asleep Read Article

Bangladesh police arrest three who rented property to cafe attackers

The landlords failed to register information about their tenants with police, a new law enacted earlier this year to help catch criminals Read Article

Bangladesh regulates?Friday?sermons after attacks

A state-run foundation has prepared a sermon for the main national mosque that invokes Koranic verses to rail against murderous extremism Read Article

Factory safety group sticks by Bangladesh after attacks

Former US ambassador to Bangladesh, however, said many major brands were holding off on sending foreign staff to the country Read Article

Massive earthquake threat looms over Bangladesh, India; 140 million people may be at risk: Study

When an inevitable release comes, shaking is likely to be larger than magnitude 8.2 on Richter scale and could even reach a magnitude of 9 Read Article

NY Fed Reserve, Bangladesh Bank meeting about heist recovery postponed

More than five months have passed since $81 million was stolen, but the hackers have not been identified much less arrested Read Article

Dhaka cafe attackers' bodies still at military hospital mortuary

Barring one dead, no family member of the other five have claimed their bodies Read Article

Bangladesh bans broadcast of Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's Peace TV, wants students tracked

PM Sheikh Hasina called on educational institutions to create lists of students on 'unexplained leave' of 10 days or more Read Article