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Bangladesh detains online activists over protest ‘rumours’


Bangladesh police have arrested at least 12 social media activists accused of spreading rumours on Facebook during student protests last

Top Bangladeshi photographer arrested for demo interview

Bangladesh police said Monday they arrested a prize-winning photographer for “provocative comments” in an Al Jazeera interview about protests by teenagers

Nationwide student protests enter fifth day in Bangladesh


Bangladesh shut down high schools across the country Thursday as tens of thousands of students protested for a fifth straight

Landslides kill 12 as monsoon batters Rohingya refugees

Landslides triggered by monsoon rains killed at least 12 people Tuesday in Bangladesh near camps housing one million Rohingya refugees, officials

Bangladesh trains teenage girls to fight cyber crime

DHAKA | AFP – Bangladesh on Tuesday began training thousands of teenage girls to fight cyber crime, citing an “alarming” rise in social

Bangladesh treats first case of ‘tree girl’ syndrome

DHAKA, Bangladesh | AFP – A young Bangladeshi girl with bark-like warts growing on her face could be the first female ever afflicted

Bangladesh ‘Tree Man’ sees hope after 16 surgeries

DHAKA, Bangladesh | AFP | 1/5/2017 – A Bangladeshi father dubbed the “tree man” because of the bark-like warts that once