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NRC won't have implications on Bangladesh, process 'entirely internal' to India, says Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla
India

NRC won't have implications on Bangladesh, process 'entirely internal' to India, says Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla

'Updation of NRC is a process that is entirely internal to India', said Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla

Arrested and killed over Bangladesh's war on drugs: Crackdown reflects Sheikh Hasina's growing authoritarian rule, say critics
World

Arrested and killed over Bangladesh's war on drugs: Crackdown reflects Sheikh Hasina's growing authoritarian rule, say critics

Bangladesh police arrested Riazul Islam as he was walking home from his in-laws’ house. At 3:15 am, he was shot dead in a sandy field beside a set of railroad tracks north of Dhaka.

Dhaka comes to standstill as students hold massive protests over poor road safety; Sheikh Hasina promises reforms in phases
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Dhaka comes to standstill as students hold massive protests over poor road safety; Sheikh Hasina promises reforms in phases

On 29 July, a bus ploughed through a crowd of people in Dhaka, killing two college students. Massive protests have now brought the city to a virtual standstill.

Bangladesh's 'war on drugs': Over 100 alleged dealers killed by Rapid Action Battalion in two weeks
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Bangladesh's 'war on drugs': Over 100 alleged dealers killed by Rapid Action Battalion in two weeks

Twelve more alleged drug dealers were killed in overnight raids carried out by the Bangladesh's law enforcement agencies, police said.

60,000 security personnel stationed in border areas day before Assam govt releases NRC draft
India

60,000 security personnel stationed in border areas day before Assam govt releases NRC draft

India has mobilised around 60,000 police and paramilitary troops in a sensitive border state ahead of the publication of a list of citizens it says will be used to deport illegal immigrants

Working on taking back Rohingyas who fled to Bangladesh: Aung San Suu Kyi
World

Working on taking back Rohingyas who fled to Bangladesh: Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday said her government has begun to work on taking back those who crossed over to Bangladesh from Rakhine state.

Dhaka cafe attack: One year on, impact of the siege that killed 22 still felt by locals
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Dhaka cafe attack: One year on, impact of the siege that killed 22 still felt by locals

A year after the attack on Dhaka's Holey Artisan Bakery, the impact of the deadly siege that killed 22 is still being felt.

2004 Dhaka grenade attacks: Bangladesh executes HuJI chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, two associates
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2004 Dhaka grenade attacks: Bangladesh executes HuJI chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, two associates

Bangladesh on Wednesday night executed banned Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami chief Mufti Abdul Hannan and his two associates for the 2004 Dhaka grenade attack on a shrine that killed three people and wounded the British high commissioner at the time.

Bangladesh executes HuJI chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, aides for 2004 shrine attack
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Bangladesh executes HuJI chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, aides for 2004 shrine attack

Bangladesh tonight executed banned Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami chief Mufti Abdul Hannan and his two associates for a 2004 attack on a shrine that killed three people and wounded the British high commissioner at the time.

New evidence links Dhaka attack to Islamic State: Terrorism in Bangladesh may increase
World

New evidence links Dhaka attack to Islamic State: Terrorism in Bangladesh may increase

Before Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury orchestrated Bangladesh's worst militant attack, he sought and won approval for it from the Islamic State.

India, Bangladesh Home Minister level talks on Thursday
World

India, Bangladesh Home Minister level talks on Thursday

The fourth Home Minister level talks between India and Bangladesh will be held on Thursday.

Bangladesh govt does not believe I inspired terror attack: Zakir Naik
World

Bangladesh govt does not believe I inspired terror attack: Zakir Naik

Zakir Naik, who is facing heat over his terror ridden speech, claimed that no Bangladesh government official had said that he inspired the act of terrorism.

Bangladesh govt investigating Islamist links of Zakir Naik
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Bangladesh govt investigating Islamist links of Zakir Naik

Bangladesh government said it was investigating the Islamist links Zakir Naik and examining the possibilities of banning his "provocative" speeches.

Security stepped up in Bangladesh following execution of Jamaat chief
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Security stepped up in Bangladesh following execution of Jamaat chief

Bangladesh on Wednesday intensified security across the country amid reports of clashes between activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and police at some places following the execution of the party chief Motiur Rahman Nizami.

Bangladesh $81mn heist: Cyber security expert goes missing after criticising bank's 'apathy'
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Bangladesh $81mn heist: Cyber security expert goes missing after criticising bank's 'apathy'

The cyber heist has embarrassed Bangladesh and raised alarm over the security of the country's foreign exchange reserves of over $27 billion.