Assam opposes visa-free entry to select Bangladeshis again

The Assam government has rejected a revised proposal by the Centre for relaxation of visa norms giving free entry to Bangladeshi citizens below 10 years and above 70 years into India.

Another Jamaat leader in Bangladesh charged with 1971 war crimes

Bangladesh slapped 6 war crime charges, against fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami man, day after party`s second-highest ranked man was sentenced to death for atrocities during 1971 war of independence.

War crime trial to be immune from legal challenges

Banglades govt plans to amend the
constitution to make the special war crimes tribunal immune
from legal challenges.

Chief of B`deshi militant group JMB held

Bangladeshi security forces
arrested the chief of the militant group JMB and over a dozen
operatives of the banned Islamist outfit amid an intensified
anti-terrorism campaign in the country, a top official said on Tuesday.