World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 27, 2015
The ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on worshippers at a Shia mosque in northern Bangladesh, the US-based monitoring organisation SITE said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 26, 2015
Bangladesh police shot and killed a top terrorist who was the main suspect behind deadly bomb blasts at a Shia shrine during late-night raids, officers said today.
World News | Associated Press | Monday November 23, 2015
Bangladesh was on high alert today after executing two opposition leaders for war crimes during the country's 1971 independence war, despite threats of violence by their supporters and international concerns that the legal proceedings were flawed.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday November 22, 2015
Mashrafe Mortaza, who suffered an ankle injury prior to the Bangladesh Premier League, will play for Comilla Victorians in their opening match against Dhaka Dynamites.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2015
India and Bangladesh today agreed to share information on terrorists as home secretaries of the two neighbours concluded their talks here reviewing internal security and other cross-border issues.
Reuters | Saturday November 14, 2015
Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland called off the two-Test tour last month because of fears it could expose their cricketers to potential militant attacks. The football team, however, announced that they would play against Bangladesh at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 12, 2015
Doctors at a Bangladesh hospital were treating a baby girl born with two heads today, medical officials and the newborn's father said.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 10, 2015
More than 80 per cent of Bangladesh's garment factories supplying global retailers have been found to be safe, the government said today, citing improvements made after a deadly 2013 accident.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday November 8, 2015
Shakib, the world's leading all-rounder, starred in Bangladesh's 145-run win in the first one-day international in Dhaka grabbing 5-47, his maiden five-wicket haul in ODIs.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
The Zimbabweans arrived in Dhaka on Monday to play three one-day internationals and two Twenty20 matches against Bangladesh.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 1, 2015
A day after the killing of a publisher of secular books in Bangladesh, another publisher on Sunday received threats to his life through SMS.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 1, 2015
Protesters rallied in the Bangladesh capital today over the latest attacks against secular writers and publishers, accusing the government of failing to halt rising deadly violence blamed on hardline Islamists.
World News | Agencies | Saturday October 31, 2015
A Bangladesh publisher who worked with atheist writers was hacked to death in the capital Dhaka today, just hours after two secular bloggers and another publisher were attacked in a separate incident.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 7, 2015
The recent murders of two foreigners in Dhaka were a 'planned effort' to destabilise Bangladesh, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 4, 2015
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for shooting dead a Japanese citizen in northern Bangladesh on Saturday, days after they said they were behind the murder of an Italian aid worker in Dhaka.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today had a meeting with his visiting Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi, which he described as "good".
World News | Written by Monideepa Banerjee | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Three persons have been arrested in Dhaka for the murder of Avijit Roy and Ananta Bijoy Das, the two secular bloggers who were brutally murdered in Bangladesh earlier this year.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Bangladeshs elite forces today arrested three suspected Islamist militants, including a British citizen of Bangladeshi origin, for masterminding the killings of two secular bloggers in the Muslim-majority nation.
World News | Reuters | Friday August 14, 2015
Bangladesh police said on Thursday they had arrested two members of a banned Islamist group for alleged involvement in the killing of a blogger, the latest attack on critics of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority nation.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
A murder case has been filed against four suspected Islamist terrorists in connection with the brutal killing of a secular Bangladeshi blogger who was hacked to death after the assailants entered his flat in Dhaka posing as potential tenants.
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday August 11, 2015
A Bangladesh plane from Dhaka to Muscat made an emergency landing at the Raipur airport in Chhattisgarh at around 7:30 pm after a technical glitch was reported in one of its engines.
World News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday August 7, 2015
Niloy Neel, 40, was slaughtered inside his home in Dhaka this afternoon, making him the fourth secular blogger to be killed in Bangladesh since February.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 7, 2015
A gang armed with machetes hacked a secular blogger to death at his home in Dhaka today in the fourth such murder in Bangladesh since the start of the year, an activist group and police said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday August 3, 2015
The two-Test series between Bangladesh and South Africa ended in a stalemate after the last two days of the Chittagong Test were washed out and four out of five days' play in Dhaka were lost to bad weather.