The Organisation of Islamic Conference is a 57-member grouping of Muslim majority nations.
06 May 2018 6:30 PM
Prime Minister Modi also met Seychelles President Faure and discussed cooperation in areas of trade and investment and other bilateral issues.
20 Apr 2018 1:10 AM
As violence spread across the campus, thousands of male and female students launched into pitched battles with police.
09 Apr 2018 4:56 PM
The govt has reserved 56 per cent of civil service jobs for the families of veterans from the independence war and disadvantaged minorities.
09 Apr 2018 8:40 AM
Around 500,000 women were reportedly violated by the Pakistan Army and their collaborators.
03 Apr 2018 9:36 PM
Bangladesh is lashed by typhoons, and the Rohingya camps are clustered in a part of the country that records the highest rainfall.
11 Mar 2018 7:13 PM
The charges against Zia had led to her boycotting polls in 2014, which triggered widespread protests at the time.
26 Feb 2018 7:19 PM
India has chosen not to react publicly to the developments in Bangladesh.
15 Feb 2018 2:06 AM
Khaleda’s elder son Tarique Rahman, now resident in London, has also been sentenced, to 10 years in jail.
11 Feb 2018 12:10 AM
The 1971 war veterans of both Bangladesh and India once again got together to celebrate the victory.
17 Dec 2017 11:20 AM
Bangladesh Police said they are unauthorised to comment on the suspect, identified as Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant.
12 Dec 2017 5:02 PM
Pope Francis is known for championing the rights of refugees and has repeatedly expressed support for the long-suffering Rohingya.
02 Dec 2017 6:00 PM
Pope Francis is known for championing the rights of refugees and has repeatedly expressed his support for the Rohingya.
02 Dec 2017 3:35 PM
Francis praised Bangladesh for giving refuge to the Rohingya who have flooded in since a military crackdown in Rakhine state in August.
01 Dec 2017 5:02 PM
Rights groups have accused security forces of atrocities, including mass rape, arson and killings.
24 Nov 2017 5:08 PM
Myanmar announced the agreement but provided no details on how many Rohingya refugees would be allowed to return home.
24 Nov 2017 4:56 PM
Repatriation of refugees to start in 2 months; Fears that Myanmar Army may obstruct deal.
24 Nov 2017 12:55 AM
It is widely believed that even as a former President Dr Mukherjee can play a role in improving Dhaka-New Delhi ties.
19 Nov 2017 5:19 AM
Bangladesh has witnessed a number of Islamist attacks since 2013 on foreigners, liberals and religious minority.
01 Nov 2017 2:57 PM
The Dhaka court also handed down life imprisonment to the accused for blasting bombs on the same day in 1989 at the house of Ms Hasina.
30 Oct 2017 10:49 AM