Delwar Hossain Sayedee

Bangladesh war crime protests continue, death toll rises to 50

Violence broke out after 73-year-old Delwar Hossain Sayedee, vice-president of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), was sentenced to death by International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday.

Mar 02, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Violence grips Bangladesh after war crimes verdict, 23 killed

Bangladesh was on the boil on Thursday as at least 23 people were killed in violence after a death sentence was handed down to a top leader of the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami.

Feb 28, 2013, 20:20 PM IST

Shahbag uprising: India should stand by ‘true friend’ Sheikh Hasina

A stable and friendly Bangladesh is a necessity for India.

Feb 28, 2013, 20:10 PM IST

Bangladesh war crimes: Jamaat leader gets death sentence; 35 killed in protests

A top leader of Jamaat-e-Islami was on Thursday sentenced to death for "crimes against humanity" during the 1971 liberation war against Pakistan.

Feb 28, 2013, 13:49 PM IST