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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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