12 killed as violence mars Bangladesh local body polls

At least 12 people, including two candidates and two children, were killed and over 200 injured in violence during Bangladesh's fifth phase of voting in the local body polls which have turned out to be the deadliest so far, media reports said on Sunday.

10 killed Bangladesh local govt body polls violence

At least 10 people, including two candidates, were killed today in violence during the fifth phase of local government body polls in Bangladesh.

10 killed in Bangladesh poll violence

The previous phases of the elections were also marred by deadly clashes and irregularities.

ISIS claims responsibility for Bangladesh doctor Sanaur Rahman's killing: SITE

The US-based SITE Intelligence Group in its report said that the Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the killing of a homeopath doctor in Bangladesh`s Kushtia district.

Bangladesh relocates millions as cyclone Roanu approaches

Bangladesh is relocating around 2 million people from its coastal areas ahead of cyclone Roanu`s likely landfall on Saturday evening, officials said on Friday, an event that has also kept authorities in neighbouring India and Myanmar on edge.

Bangladesh HC seeks govt report on Hindu teacher's humiliation

  Bangladesh's High Court on Wednesday took suo motu cognisance of humiliation of a Hindu school headmaster and asked the government to submit a report on the incident wherein he was beaten up and forced to do sit-ups in presence of a lawmaker for allegedly making comments against Islam.

Hindu teacher in Bangladesh beaten up, made to do sit-ups by holding ears for 'insulting' Islam –Watch

Hindu teacher in Bangladesh beaten up, made to do sit-ups by holding ears for 'insulting' Islam –Watch

In yet another incident of mob justice against minorities in Bangladesh, a Hindu headmaster of a school in Narayanganj was on Friday punished by locals for allegedly insulting Islam.

Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh

Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh

A 75-year-old Buddhist monk was found hacked to death Saturday in Bangladesh`s remote southeastern district of Bandarban, police said, the latest in a spate of murders of religious minorities and secular activists.

SHOCKING! Batsman kills teenage wicketkeeper with stump during match!

SHOCKING! Batsman kills teenage wicketkeeper with stump during match!

Cricket is the most popular sport in the South Asian nation with millions of people playing the game at every level.
 

Bangladesh Sufi Muslim killed in suspected Islamist attack: Police

Bangladesh Sufi Muslim killed in suspected Islamist attack: Police

A local Sufi Muslim leader has been found hacked to death in Bangladesh in a suspected Islamist killing, police said Saturday, two weeks after the Islamic State group claimed the murder of a liberal professor in the same northwestern district.

Derogatory remarks against Prophet: ISIS takes credit for hacking Hindu tailor to death in Bangladesh

Derogatory remarks against Prophet: ISIS takes credit for hacking Hindu tailor to death in Bangladesh

At least two assailants hacked a Hindu tailor to death in central Bangladesh on Saturday, police said, amid a rise in attacks on religious minorities by extremist groups in the Muslim-majority nation.

LGBT activist among two hacked to death in Bangladesh

Two people were hacked to death Monday at an apartment in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, police said, with a local television channel identifying one of them as a leading gay rights activist.

ISIS militants brutally kill Bangladeshi Professor Rezaul Karim Siddique, slit 80% of his neck

ISIS militants brutally kill Bangladeshi Professor Rezaul Karim Siddique, slit 80% of his neck

In yet another brutal attack on professors in Bangladesh, Islamic State militants claimed responsibility of killing a university professor here on Saturday, US-based SITE Intelligence Group said.

12 killed in road accident in Bangladesh

At least 12 people were killed, mostly on the spot, and over 50 others injured today in a major head-on collision between two passenger buses in Bangladesh's Rangpur district.

Secular student activist hacked and shot to death in Bangladesh

A Bangladeshi law student, who posted comments against radical Islamists on Facebook, was hacked by machete-wielding militants before being shot dead from close range here, the latest in a series of brutal attacks on secular bloggers and activists in the Muslim majority country.

Protests in Bangladesh over court review of Islam

Thousands of hardline Islamists on Friday staged protests across Bangladesh against an imminent court hearing on scrapping the state religion of the Muslim-majority nation.

Bangladesh local election violence kills 10: Police

At least 10 people were killed in overnight violence as Bangladesh went to the polls for local elections, seven of them shot dead by security forces, police said Wednesday.

7th Bangladesh-India Friendship Dialogue: Five resolves for future

7th Bangladesh-India Friendship Dialogue: Five resolves for future

The next round of the dialogue will be held in New Delhi.

Suspects give vital info on Hindu priest murder: Bangladesh police

Three suspected Islamists arrested over the brutal murder of a top Hindu priest in Bangladesh near the Indian border gave out "important information" about the first attack against the minority community, authorities said on Wednesday.

Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh, ISIS claims responsibility

Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh, ISIS claims responsibility

In yet another shocking incident, a Hindu priest was stabbed to dead by suspected ISIS militants at a temple in Bangladesh on Sunday, police said.