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Bangladesh: At least 40 dead, about 200 injured after fire breaks out aboard a packed ferry
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Bangladesh: At least 40 dead, about 200 injured after fire breaks out aboard a packed ferry

The toll is likely to rise as more passengers have been injured. Rescuers have recovered 36 bodies so far from the charred launch, Jhalakathi Deputy Commissioner Zohor Ali said.

Bangladesh police arrests second suspect behind violence against Hindus
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Bangladesh police arrests second suspect behind violence against Hindus

The attacks on the Hindus in Bangladesh have been widely condemned by the United Nations

Bangladesh Police resort to violence as garment workers protest over low wages; water cannons, tear gas used to disperse crowds
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Bangladesh Police resort to violence as garment workers protest over low wages; water cannons, tear gas used to disperse crowds

In 2017, Bangladesh was the second-largest global apparel exporter after China. It has ambitious plans to expand the sector into a $ 50 billion a year industry by 2023.

Bangladesh Police charges eight militants for 2016 Dhaka cafe attack, frees British suspect who was detained
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Bangladesh Police charges eight militants for 2016 Dhaka cafe attack, frees British suspect who was detained

Bangladesh Police have charged eight militants over a 2016 attack on a cafe in Dhaka that killed 22 people, and freed a British suspect detained without charge for the past two years.

Bangladesh suicide attack: Woman and teenage boy blow up during police raid in Dhaka
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Bangladesh suicide attack: Woman and teenage boy blow up during police raid in Dhaka

A woman and a teenage boy on Saturday blew themselves up in the national capital when Bangladesh police's elite counter-terrorism unit raided their three-storey building where heavily-armed militants, belonging to an Islamist group blamed for the deadly cafe attack, were hiding.

Bangladesh police arm villagers against Islamist militants
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Bangladesh police arm villagers against Islamist militants

Police in western Bangladesh said Wednesday they have armed villagers with bamboo sticks and whistles in an effort to deter Islamist militants from attacking people of minority faiths.

Bangladesh cracks down on Islamist militants, 3 killed in deadly gunfight
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Bangladesh cracks down on Islamist militants, 3 killed in deadly gunfight

Three Islamist militants were killed Tuesday in gunfights with police as authorities launched a nationwide crackdown on extremists blamed for a series of murders of minorities

Insult after injury: After Niloy's murder, Bangladeshi cop warns bloggers to observe 'limit'
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Insult after injury: After Niloy's murder, Bangladeshi cop warns bloggers to observe 'limit'

The Bangladesh Police have asked the country's secular bloggers not to "cross the limit" while writing on religious issues, days after blogger Niloy's killing.

Bangladesh: Islamists, police clash; seven dead
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Bangladesh: Islamists, police clash; seven dead

At least seven people were killed on Monday in clashes in Bangladesh between police and hardline Islamists demanding reforms that critics say would amount to the "Talibanisation" of a country that maintains secularism as state policy.