World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 2, 2013
Bangladesh police arrested five students of an elite private university on Saturday on charges of murdering an anti-Islamist blogger whose death triggered nationwide turmoil.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 25, 2013
Islamists demanding the execution of bloggers they accuse of blasphemy clashed with police in Bangladesh for a third straight day on Sunday, and at least four protesters were killed when police opened fire.
World News | Agence France Press | Sunday February 17, 2013
Bangladesh has shut down a blog site after it was linked to the murder of a anti-Islamist blogger who helped organise protests against the leaders of the largest Islamic party, officials said Sunday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 17, 2013
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina indicated on Saturday she would back a ban on the country's largest Islamic party, as tens of thousands of people joined the funeral of an anti-Islamist blogger.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 16, 2013
A blogger who had been critical of Bangladesh's Islamist groups was killed in the capital late on Friday, police said, a day after he attended a big rally against leaders of the country's largest Islamic party.