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Dhaka: Senior fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Mollah was executed tonight for genocide during Bangladesh's 1971 liberation war, making him the first politician to be hanged for such crimes.
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Bangladesh was rocked by a new wave of deadly violence Friday as Islamist supporters went on the rampage to vent their fury at the execution of one of their leaders for war crimes.
Protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A mob torched and vandalised a village of Buddhists in Cox's Bazaar's Ramu Upazila In one of the worst religious attacks in Bangladesh apparently triggered by a Facebook posting allegedly defaming the Quran.
Rescue workers look for trapped garment workers in the collapsed Rana Plaza building in Savar, 30 km outside Dhaka April 26, 2013.
A mass murderer in the cause of Islam was executed today for war crimes commited during the country's 1971 civil war.
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Dhaka, Dec 12: At least five people were killed Thursday and 25 injured as Rapid Action Battalion members opened fire at opposition activists in Laxmipur town of Bangladesh.
The execution of Abdul Quader Mollah has been on hold since he was granted a reprieve Tuesday night just hours before he was to be put to death.
A federal affidavit accuses a Minnesota National Guard member of stealing classified information from his former military unit at Fort Bragg, N.C. A Minnesota National Guardsman faces federal fraud charges in connection with the theft of names, Social Security numbers and security clearance levels of roughly 400 members of his former Army unit in ... (more)
Today marks the 27th death anniversary of artist Rashid Chowdhury. Rashid was the pioneer of tapestry in this country and definitely the finest artist of this particular genre to date.
Bangladesh's highest court held a hearing Wednesday to decide the fate of an Islamist leader sentenced to death for war crimes, after he was given a dramatic last-minute reprieve from execution.
He spoke with Sheikh Hasina and President Abdul Hamid by phone as assistant United Nations Secretary-General for Political Affairs Oscar Fernandez-Taranco wrapped up a five-day visit to the South Asian country with a warning that the current political crisis is exacting a heavy, human, social and economic toll, seriously threatening the hard-earned ... (more)
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The appeals division of the Bangladesh Supreme Court is reviewing death sentence for one of the country's opposition leaders after a judge halted his execution at the last minute so his attorneys could seek a new review of the case.
Human Rights Day is being observed in Bangladesh, amidst extreme forms of humiliation and denial of human dignity.