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Bangladesh

Bangladesh blocks access to Al Jazeera news website

The Bangladesh government blocked Al Jazeera's English website hours after it published the results of an investigation.

Bangladesh blocks access to Al Jazeera news website

Bangladesh

Senior leader of Bangladesh's Jamaat Abdur Razzaq resigns

Razzaq decided to part ways citing party's failure to apologise for its role in supporting Pakistan army in 1971.

Senior leader of Bangladesh's Jamaat Abdur Razzaq resigns

Bangladesh

US citizen of Bangladeshi origin arrested for 1971 'war crimes'

Mohamed Jubair Monir accused of murder and rape while family claims he was just 13 during the 1971 war of independence.

US citizen of Bangladeshi origin arrested for 1971 'war crimes'

Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Ex-chief justice alleges he was 'forced' to resign'

In his memoir Surendra Kumar Sinha, who now lives in Canada, details the circumstances that led to his resignation.

Bangladesh: Ex-chief justice alleges he was 'forced' to resign'

Bangladesh

Are Bangladesh activists being killed amid the war on drugs?

Alamgir Badsha, an opposition activist, died late July. He's one of more than 200 people who have been killed since May.

Are Bangladesh activists being killed amid the war on drugs?

Asia

British-Bangladeshi citizen detained since 2016 cafe attack freed

Hasnat Karim is released after two years behind bars over the 2016 restaurant attack in Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka.

British-Bangladeshi citizen detained since 2016 cafe attack freed

Asia

UK lawyer alleges India deported him under Bangladesh pressure

Lord Alex Carlile, a member of the legal team of opposition BNP leader Khaleda Zia, was deported from New Delhi airport.

UK lawyer alleges India deported him under Bangladesh pressure

Asia

Khaleda Zia's sentence a 'political ploy': Lord Carlile

Senior UK lawyer and defence legal team member says prosecution of imprisoned BNP chairperson lacked adequate evidence.

Khaleda Zia's sentence a 'political ploy': Lord Carlile

Rohingya

Rohingya return to Myanmar 'puts them in tiger's grasp'

Myanmar cannot guarantee safety of Rohingya refugees, Bangladeshi politician and rights group says.

Rohingya return to Myanmar 'puts them in tiger's grasp'

Asia

UN blasts Bangladesh over extrajudicial killings

Dhaka criticised for 'high rate' of extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances, and excessive force in new report.

UN blasts Bangladesh over extrajudicial killings

Asia

UN demands Dhaka action on enforced disappearances

Group calls on government to reveal whereabouts of 'kidnapped' men whose opposition-activist fathers were executed.

UN demands Dhaka action on enforced disappearances

Human Rights

Muhammad Yunus: Bangladesh probes Nobel laureate's tax

Yunus' family and micro-credit bank investigated for tax irregularities in a case some see as politically motivated.

Muhammad Yunus: Bangladesh probes Nobel laureate's tax