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9/21/2020

Tens of thousands of people gathered to mourn the leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist group as his funeral was held Saturday in a rural southeastern town, police said.

9/20/2020

Tens of thousands of people gathered to mourn the controversial leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist group as his funeral was held on Saturday in a rural southeastern town, police said.

9/18/2020

A rebound in garment orders after demand crashed during spring coronavirus shutdowns is helping to revive the Bangladesh economy.

9/17/2020

A Hindu has been jailed for seven years in Muslim-majority Bangladesh for insulting the Prophet Mohammed on Facebook, a prosecutor said Thursday. Although Bangladesh is officially secular, criticism of Islam is taboo in...

9/14/2020

Caught between the worst flooding season of the decade and the worst global health crisis of a generation, many face an impossible choice between protecting their lives or their livelihoods.

9/8/2020

The death toll from a gas pipeline explosion in a mosque outside Bangladesh's capital has risen to 24 on Sunday while authorities were examining how a leakage caused the accident during evening prayers.

9/6/2020

An underground gas pipeline near a mosque exploded during evening prayers outside Bangladesh’s capital, leaving 16 Muslim worshipers dead and dozens injured with critical burns, officials said Saturday.

8/28/2020

One of Bangladesh's largest drugmakers, Beximco Pharmaceuticals, announced on Friday that it will invest with the Serum Institute of India (SII) to ensure Bangladesh gets access to vaccines it is developing for the novel...

8/26/2020

Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh held a "silent protest" on Tuesday to mark the third anniversary of clashes between Rohingya insurgents and Myanmar security forces that set off a huge movement into Bangladesh of p...

8/25/2020

Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh held a "silent protest" on Tuesday to mark the third anniversary of clashes between Rohingya insurgents and Myanmar security forces that set off a huge movement into Bangladesh of p...

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