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Security Tight For Bangladesh ‘Mini-Hajj’

Security was tight on Friday (15) in Bangladesh as hundreds of thousands of people gathered for a Muslim gathering rivalling the Hajj in Mecca...

Hardline Islamists Wound Many In Attack On Minority Muslims In Bangladesh

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at hundreds of hardline Islamists who attacked minority Muslims in northern Bangladesh, leaving at least 25 people...

Ton-up Guptill Hits Form As Black Caps Outclass Bangladesh In Napier

Martin Guptill returned to form with an unbeaten century as New Zealand powered to an eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the first one-day international...

Elephants Face ‘Time Bomb’ In Bangladesh Land Clash With Rohingya Refugees

Standing atop an elephant watch-tower on the outskirts of the sprawling Rohingya refugee settlement in southeast Bangladesh, Nur Islam takes great pride in keeping...

Drugs, Violence Threaten Rohingya Refugees In Bangladesh

Sitting near a tea stall smoking and drinking sugary milk tea, a group of young Rohingya men are bored and worried about their futures...

Indonesia Finds 193 Bangladeshis Locked up In Shop House

Indonesian police found 193 Bangladeshis locked up in a shop house after human traffickers had lured them with the promise of getting them to...

Bangladesh Protests To Myanmar Over New Refugees Influx

Bangladesh has protested to Myanmar over a new influx of refugees fleeing troubled Rakhine state after clashes between security forces and an insurgent group,...

US Star Angelina Jolie Visits Rohingya Camps In Bangladesh Ahead Of Funding Appeal

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie on Monday (4) visited the world's largest refugee settlement, home to nearly one million Rohingya Muslims, in a bid to...

Aid Workers Race To Batten Down Rohingya Refugee Camp With No Sign Of Crisis...

In hotels and restaurants near the beach at Cox's Bazar in southeast Bangladesh, international and local aid workers sent to help the Rohingya in...

Refugees In India’s West Bengal Get Land Titles Amid Citizenship Row

Authorities in India's West Bengal state have given land titles to about 30,000 refugees who have lived in settlement colonies for years, and promised...