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Bangladesh cops detain man for faking his death over failed cricket bet

A video of Adel Shikder's purported murder was shared some 10,000 times within days, prompting a hunt for his body.

27 Mar 2018 8:42 PM

Bangladesh arrests Buddhist charity chief on terror charges

The Rohingya refugee crisis has fuelled tensions among minority ethnic Rakhine Buddhists.

26 Oct 2017 2:24 PM

At least 12 dead, scores missing in Rohingya refugee boat capsize: officials

Mostly Buddhist Myanmar does not recognize the Rohingya as citizens, even though many have lived in Rakhine for generations.

09 Oct 2017 11:27 AM

At least 77 dead in rain-triggered landslides in Bangladesh

'The recovery work is still going on. The death toll could rise as many areas still remained cut off', officials said.

13 Jun 2017 5:50 PM

53 dead after heavy rains trigger landslides in Bangladesh

The officials said many people were asleep when the landslides hit, causing more casualties, especially among children.

13 Jun 2017 11:52 AM


FBI quizzes Bangladeshi militant on terror plots

Musa’s phone records had revealed that he was in touch with people from Syria, Iraq and Bangladesh.

17 Dec 2016 6:10 AM

Bangladesh arrests suspect in blogger, publisher murders

Detectives nabbed the 24-year-old, an intelligence wing leader of the banned outfit Ansar al-Islam from Dhaka's main railway station.

12 Nov 2016 3:06 PM