Bangladeshi court jails 9 for journalist murder

Bangladeshi court has sentenced nine junior opposition politicians to life in prison for murdering a newspaper journalist who had published a series of reports on corruption, a prosecutor said.

Clashes in Faridpur were `pre-planned`: Maneka

Alleging that the riots in
Faridpur town was "pre-planned", BJP leader Maneka Gandhi
today demanded that illegally constructed places of worship
should be identified to curb communal violence.

One killed, two injured in UP`s riot-hit Faridpur town

A 36-year-old man was today shot
dead and two others injured as fresh trouble broke out in riot
hit Faridpur town, near here, officials said here.

One killed, two injured in UP`s riot-hit Faridpur town

A 36-year-old man was shot
dead and two others injured as fresh trouble broke out in riot
hit Faridpur town, near here, officials said here.

Bus crash kills 27, injures 40 in Bangladesh

At least 27 people were killed and 40 injured on Sunday as two crowded buses collided head on in central Faridpur district in southwestern Bangladesh, officials and witnesses said.