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At least nine dead as monster cyclone enters Bangladesh

Cyclone Fani, one of the biggest to hit India in years, barrelled into Bangladesh on Saturday after leaving a trail of deadly destruction in...

Countries in South Asia must move beyond majority-minority mindset: Hasina

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said South Asian countries must move beyond the "majority-minority mindset" as pluralism was the strength of the...

Indian delegation in Bangladesh for strengthening bilateral ties

A 15-member media delegation from India has arrived in this northern Bangladeshi city to assess the border management strategies under confidence-building measures, a month...

3 injured in powerful blast claimed by Islamic State in Dhaka

A police officer and two others were injured in a powerful blast claimed by the Islamic State in Bangladesh's capital. The explosives that lead to...

Bangladesh Rejects Opposition Demand For Caretaker Government

Bangladesh's ruling party has rejected an opposition party's demand for a caretaker government it says is essential for a free and fair general election...

Bangladesh train derails over bridge; five people killed

A passenger train carrying at least 2,000 people derailed as it was crossing a bridge in Bangladesh on Monday killing five people and injuring more than...

Bangladesh cops force gang-rape victim to marry suspect: family

Two Bangladeshi policemen have been disciplined after a rape victim's family said she was forced to marry one of the accused rapists in a...

‘I’m here 24/7’: Rohingya youths share their stories on social media

When Mohammad Rafiq spotted two Rohingya refugee girls dusting their faces with circles of traditional thanaka powder under the warm morning light, he quickly...

In Rohingya camps, a political awakening faces a backlash

It was after Mohib Ullah scored his first political victories that the death threats began in earnest. On a recent morning, the Rohingya refugee...

After Libyan bombing, Bangladeshis wait for injured migrants’ return

Six months ago, Sajjad Hossain left Bangladesh hoping to build a new life in Europe, but he is now waiting to be sent home after being...