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Hindu priest slaughtered in Bangladesh
A 70-year-old Hindu priest was on Tuesday hacked to death in Bangladesh by three suspected Islamic State jihadists who nearly severed his head, the second priest from the community to be killed......
Bangladesh HC bans male doctors from examining rape victims
Bangladesh's high court on Sunday banned male doctors from examining rape victims to save them from embarrassment. "You must ensure no male doctors take part in examining the victims of rape," a......
Will someone take note of the nowhere people?
Over 51,000 people live in enclaves along the border of India and Bangladesh. With no identity of their own and the lack of basic amenities, they are staring down the barrel with both countries......
Bangla lecturer posts derogatory Facebook status; lands in jail
A university lecturer, who posted a Facebook status wishing for the death of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, was on Wednesday sentenced to six-month in jail by a Bangladeshi court. Muhammad Ruhul......
Bangladesh bans Dawood-funded outfit
In the first crackdown on an extremist Islamic outfit by the Khaleda Zia government, Bangladesh has banned the newly-formed Shahadat-e-Al-Hikma, a group funded by underworld don Dawood......
Bangladesh FM to visit India
In yet another high-level political contact between the two countries, Bangladesh Finance Minister Saifur Rahman will arrive in New Delhi on December 4 on a five-day visit to India. The minister......
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