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May 03, 2016
Bangladesh tribunal hands death penalty to four people for war crimesA special tribunal in Bangladesh handed down death penalty to four men for committing war crimes during the Liberation War by siding with Pakistani Army.
Dec 23, 2014
Bangladesh war crimes: Tribunal sentences ex-minister to deathA total of 32 witnesses, one being a "war child" who was born as a result of rape of a woman, testified against Kaisar while another of the witnesses was a member of the Kaisar Bahini.
Sep 17, 2014
Bangladesh commutes death sentence of 1971 war crimes convictBangladesh's highest court on Wednesday commuted the death sentence on a top Islamist preacher, triggering clashes between police and secular protesters who slammed the decision as too lenient.
Jan 08, 2014
Bangladesh: Poll unrest has dealt a blow to garments industryIndustry officials say the unrest in the run-up to Sunday's disputed election has been worse for business than the April collapse of Rana Plaza, an illegally built factory in which more than 1,100 workers were killed in a disaster that prompted calls for safer working conditions and more accountability on the part of the global retailers that buy Bangladesh's clothing exports.
Dec 31, 2013
US condemns relentless violence in BangladeshThe US has said that violence in poll-bound Bangladesh is not acceptable, saying parties should intensify efforts to engage in constructive dialogue to hold free and fair elections on January 5.
Dec 12, 2013
Bangladesh war crimes trial: Death row convict refuses to seek mercyBangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader and war criminal Abdul Quader Mollah has refused to seek presidential clemency after the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected his petition to review the death sentence awarded to him.
Nov 07, 2013
Jamaat-e-Islami ineligible for next elections, declares Bangladesh ECIn a major blow to the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami ahead of polls in Bangladesh, the Election Commission today said the party cannot participate in the general election in line with a court order.
Oct 28, 2013
Bangladesh violence: Twelve dead, hundreds injuredAnxieties mounted across Bangladesh over deadly political violence which has left 12 people dead and hundreds injured since Friday.
Sep 18, 2013
Bangladesh: Violent clashes follow Jamaat leader's sentencingViolent clashes erupted in some parts of Bangladesh on Wednesday, the first day of a two-day nationwide strike called by the Jamaat-e-Islami party to protest against the Supreme Court awarding capital punishment to its leader Abdul Quader Mollah for war crimes, including mass killings.
Sep 17, 2013
Bangladesh war crimes: Islamist leader Abdul Quader Mullah gets death penaltyBangladesh's Supreme Court on Tuesday sentenced a leader of an opposition political party to death for committing crimes against humanity during the nation's 1971 independence war against Pakistan.