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Bangladesh PM Wins Third Straight Term Amid Vote-rigging Claims

Bangladesh PM Wins Third Straight Term Amid Vote-rigging Claims

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has won a third straight term, sealing a landslide with almost all the seats in parliament.

Two Killed In Bangladesh Election Violence

Two Killed In Bangladesh Election Violence

Two people were killed in election-related clashes in Bangladesh on Sunday, police said, following a deadly campaign marred by outbreaks of violence.

ICC Begins Probe Into Myanmar Rohingya Atrocities

ICC Begins Probe Into Myanmar Rohingya Atrocities

The ICC has announced plan to begin probe into the deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Approves Law Banning Child Labour

Bangladesh Approves Law Banning Child Labour

The Bangladeshi government on Monday approved the draft of a law banning child labour in the country with provisions for stringent punishment to offenders.

UN Disputes Myanmar Rohingya Repatriation Claim

UN Disputes Myanmar Rohingya Repatriation Claim

The United Nations and Bangladesh have questioned Myanmar's claim of repatriating the first Rohingya refugees as concerns mount for the safety of returnees.

100 Injured In Bangladesh University Students Protest

100 Injured In Bangladesh University Students Protest

Thousands of students across Bangladesh staged protests and sit-ins Monday after clashes at the country’s top university left at least 100 people injured.

49 Die In Bangladesh Plane Crash

49 Die In Bangladesh Plane Crash

49 people were killed on Monday when a Bangladeshi plane crashed and burst into flames near Kathmandu airport.

Pope Visits Crisis-ridden Myanmar, Bangladesh

Pope Visits Crisis-ridden Myanmar, Bangladesh

Pope Francis on Sunday embarked on a trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh in the wake of the unfolding Rohingya refugee crisis.

Dozens Dead As Boat Capsizes Off Bangladesh Coast

Dozens Dead As Boat Capsizes Off Bangladesh Coast

About 12 persons have reportedly died and scores missing when a boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsized on the way to Bangladesh.

Rescuers Battle To Reach Victims Of Deadly Bangladesh Landslides

Rescuers Battle To Reach Victims Of Deadly Bangladesh Landslides

Rescue workers battled Wednesday to reach victims of landslides, described as the worst in Bangladesh's history, as the death toll from the disaster rose to 152.

We’re Not Behind Global Cyberattack, Says North Korea

We’re Not Behind Global Cyberattack, Says North Korea

North Korea on Friday angrily dismissed reports linking its isolated regime to the global cyberattack that held thousands of computers to virtual ransom.

Bangladesh Child Marriage Law Threat To Children – Rights Groups

Bangladesh Child Marriage Law Threat To Children – Rights Groups

Bangladesh parliament has introduced a new child marriage law which might pose a great risk for children in the country, prompting rights groups protest.

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