In his 'Open Letter to Indians', released Saturday morning, radical Islamic preacher Zakir Naik positions himself as the ‘biggest name and most popular figure of the (Indian Muslim) community’ and portrays the government action against him as an attack on the community.
England one-day captain Eoin Morgan expects to confirm whether he will tour Bangladesh soon after next week's finish of the home series against Pakistan.
US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Monday for Bangladesh to step up efforts to fight extremist violence and protect and promote human rights amid increasing concern about terrorism
England are to go ahead with their tour of Bangladesh, the England and Wales Cricket Board confirmed.
An overnight security raid at Kalyanpur area in Dhaka four days ago provided police the clue to identify Tamim Chowdhury as the architect of the attack
Both India and Bangladesh have not only ventured on the path of development but are also marching together," said Modi.
Dhaka Police confirmed the arrest and said Nurul did not collect any necessary documents from his tenants and even concealed the information.
Russia said there is a need to adopt the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) which has been stuck for about two decades at the UN.
The Naik debate will rage on, but the biggest positive to have emerged from it is that there are certain signs — feeble still — of an increasing acceptability of the fact that inherent radicalism poses far bigger threat to Islam than any foreign faith or idea can ever do.
Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik has reportedly been denied venues in Mumbai to hold his press conference scheduled for 14 July.
Hasina said it needs to be dug out how the culprits are misguiding meritorious students.
Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik has announced that he will hold a press conference on Thursday, 14 July, in Mumbai.
In this age of internet and the reach of social media, any information battle — be it the Islamic State's online recruiting strategy or Zakir Naik's regressive ideology —cannot be won by using tools of conventional warfare.
Zakir Naik is all over the news after two of the attackers in the Dhaka attacks were found to have been influenced by him. The Islamic preacher has now come under the scanner of the Indian government.
In the past too, Zakir Naik has made many a statements that created quite a flutter in India and across the world.
Maharashtra government has asked Mumbai Police to conduct a probe into controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's speeches amid reports that his sermons inspired one of the terrorists involved in the attack on a restaurant in Dhaka.
A special team of NSG officers will be travelling to Bangladesh to "analyse and study" the bombings at an Eid prayer gathering on Thursday and the recent terror siege at a high-end restaurant in the neighbouring country.
The hostage siege was the worst of recent militant attacks in Bangladesh in which 20 people, mostly foreign nationals were killed.
Bangladeshi police said Tuesday they are investigating whether security forces accidentally shot dead an innocent kitchen worker when they stormed a Dhaka cafe where Islamist attackers were holding people hostage.
A JICA spokeswoman said the agency is considering withdrawing from Bangladesh after the most recent killings in an attack on a restaurant in Dhaka