Bangladesh clashes

Fresh clashes kill five in Bangladesh over Islamist hanging

Bangladesh police opened fire on bomb-throwing Islamist protesters on Monday as five more people died in clashes sparked by the execution of an Islamist leader for war crimes.

Dec 16, 2013, 14:42 PM IST

At least 53 injured in Bangladesh clashes

At least 53 people, including three firefighters and policemen, were injured Sunday in clashes that erupted after thousands of Bangladesh garment workers attacked a fire station in Savar on the outskirts of Dhaka.

Nov 24, 2013, 22:42 PM IST

US calls for calm in Bangladesh

The US on Tuesday expressed sadness over the loss of life in the recent unrest in Bangladesh and called for calm and peaceful resolution for differences.

Mar 05, 2013, 11:12 AM IST

Bangladesh on the boil, 84 dead

Fresh clashes continued in Bangladesh on Tuesday as the death toll in the ongoing violence over the crime verdicts increased to 84.

Mar 05, 2013, 08:56 AM IST

Shahbag protests: For a secular Bangladesh

Hundreds of protesters, mostly youth, both men and women, gather everyday to demand death penalty for those who committed war crimes during the 1971 war of independence.

Mar 04, 2013, 10:07 AM IST

2 killed in B`desh in fresh clashes over war crime

Two people were killed in continuing violence in Bangladesh as supporters of the Jamaat-e-Islami party clashed with police.

Feb 23, 2013, 22:28 PM IST