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Bangladesh SC wraps up death penalty review for war crimes suspect

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 20:48

Bangladesh`s Supreme Court today wrapped up the appeal hearing against the judgement of a special tribunal that had sentenced to death a key 1971 war crimes suspect with the final verdict due any day now.

Sirajul Haq elected as Pakistan`s Jamaat-e-Islami chief

Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 22:10

Sirajul Haq, a hardliner politician from Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, was on Sunday elected as the new chief of Pakistan`s right-wing party Jamaat-e-Islami.

Jamaat-e-Islami to stay away from Lok Sabh polls

Last Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014, 18:40

Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday announced that it will not take part in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Bangladesh war crimes accused Jamaat leader dies

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 23:22

AKM Yusuf, one of the top leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami who was charged with crimes against humanity committed during Bangladesh`s 1971 liberation war against Pakistan, died on Sunday.

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind to back AAP in elections

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 20:44

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind on Saturday said it would extend support to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in upcoming Lok Sabha elections to bring in better governance and weed out corruption.

Bangladesh arms haul case: Jamaat calls nationwide strike

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 17:49

Jamaat-e-Islami called a nationwide general strike in Bangladesh on Monday to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua in an arms smuggling case.

Bangladesh`s Jamaat gives strike call

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 11:58

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami party Friday gave a call to observe a nationwide strike Monday in protest against the death sentence awarded to its chief Matiur Rahamn Nizami in a 10-truck arms haul case.

People like bin Laden don`t die: Jamaat-e-Islami chief

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 18:39

People like slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden do not die but stay alive in the hearts of people and become a "symbol of struggle", Jamaat-e-Islami chief Munawar Hasan said in the Pakistani capital today.

Three Islamists shot dead in Bangladesh security crackdown

Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 19:41

Three activists from Bangladesh`s largest Islamist party were shot dead in clashes with security forces, officers said, amid allegations forces are targeting opposition supporters for execution.

Geelani donates property to trust consisting kith and kin

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 19:56

The issue of donation of property by Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani to a trust has taken a new twist with Jamaat-e-Islami claiming ownership of the property.

Jamaat leader killed in gunfight with B`desh security forces

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 13:28

A local leader of fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami was killed on Monday in a gunfight with Bangladesh`s security forces carrying out raid at one of the party`s hideouts.

Bangladesh EC asks authorities to prevent attacks on Hindus

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 19:56

Bangladesh`s Election Commission on Saturday directed law enforcement agencies to tighten security across the country to prevent attacks on minorities, specially Hindus.