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Dhaka

Bangladesh police force gangrape victim to marry suspect

The mother-of-three had accused five men of confining her to a room and sexually assaulting her multiple times between Aug 29 and 31.

13 Sep 2019 8:47 AM

2 policemen injured in ISIS attack targeting Bangladesh minister in Dhaka

The bomb was thrown from the footbridge at the Science Lab intersection Saturday night when the minister was passing through the area.

01 Sep 2019 3:54 PM

‘Raped when I was 7’: Ex-Students at Bangladesh madrasas recount their horror

He was accused of being ‘an agent of Jews and Christians’ and smearing the ‘sacred image’ of a madrasa by a social media user.

29 Aug 2019 4:16 PM

Drop 'virgin' from Muslim marriage certificates: Bangladesh court

Under law, a bride has to select one of three options on the certificate -- whether she is Kumari (virgin), widow or divorced.

28 Aug 2019 2:15 PM

200,000 Rohingya rally to mark 'Genocide Day' in Bangladesh camps

Myanmar had said they were conducting counter-insurgency operations against Rohingya extremists after they attacked police posts.

25 Aug 2019 2:19 PM

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Myanmar blames Rohingya repatriation failure on Bangladesh

A fresh push was to begin Thursday, with both governments vowing to repatriate nearly 3,500 Rohingya, but this again fell flat.

23 Aug 2019 7:25 PM

Rohingya youth share stories on social media, says 'I'm here 24x7'

Rafiq is among some 30 Rohingya youths selected by the World Food Programme for its 'Storytellers' project.

20 Aug 2019 2:34 PM

Jaishankar meets his Bangladeshi counterpart, discusses bilateral ties

Jaishankar will leave for Kathmandu on Wednesday morning to attend the fifth meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission.

20 Aug 2019 1:40 PM

Bangladesh appoints Russell Domingo as head coach

He became South Africa U19 coach for the 2004 ICC U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.

17 Aug 2019 3:31 PM

B'desh PM to visit India in Oct; Teesta water sharing, Rohingya crisis on agenda

Hasina's alliance, dominated by her party Awami League, won the general election with a thumping majority in December last year.

05 Aug 2019 9:55 AM

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'Stable After Final Separation': Doctors On Conjoined Bangladeshi Twins

The twins, named Rabeya and Rukaya, turned three last month and suffered from a rare embryological disorder.

02 Aug 2019 1:40 PM

Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan asks teammate Tamim Iqbal to take a break

Shakib, who is expected to play in next month's home series against Afghanistan, said Bangladesh should rotate players to keep them fresh.

01 Aug 2019 8:25 PM

Daniel Vettori, Charl Langeveldt join Bangladesh camp as bowling coaches

40-year-old Vettori, New Zealand's record wicket-taker in international cricket, retired in 2015.

28 Jul 2019 12:13 PM

114 killed, 95 drowned in Bangladesh floods

Bangladesh is regularly flooded during the June-September monsoon as hundreds of rivers that feed into the Bay of Bengal burst their banks.

27 Jul 2019 8:22 AM

Mob kills 8 in B'desh over rumours of kids being sacrificed for bridge construction

A deaf man was also beaten to death outside the capital that day while trying to visit his daughter.

24 Jul 2019 3:09 PM

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Indian media delegation reaches Bangladesh to study border management strategies

The four-day visit is aimed at developing a better understanding of how the Border Guards Bangladesh and their Indian counterpart work.

15 Jul 2019 2:24 PM

Muhammad Ershad, former Bangladesh military dictator dies at 89

He passed away due to complications from old age, Kazi Firoz Rashid, a longtime colleague and lawmaker from his Jatiya Party.

14 Jul 2019 1:11 PM

Bangladesh's first Hindu Chief Justice booked in money laundering case

Sinha, who was appointed 21st chief justice of the country in January 2015, was charged by ACC on Wednesday along with 10 others.

12 Jul 2019 2:55 PM

ICC CWC'19: Bangladesh's Mashrafe takes blame for 'disappointing' World Cup

Bangladesh dropped down to 8th place at the end of the league phase of the World Cup after South Africa beat Australia in the last match.

08 Jul 2019 6:27 PM

Madrassa principal arrested for raping at least 12 girls, claims 'possessed by satan'

Rights groups raised concerns about the spike in the number of rape and sexual assaults in the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.

06 Jul 2019 12:50 PM

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