Thursday, April 18, 2024

Topic: Bangladesh

Fire in Bangladesh Rohingya refugee camp leaves thousands homeless

A massive fire broke out on Sunday morning in the world’s largest refugee camp — Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh leaving thousands of Rohingya refugees...

Sheikh Hasina wins fifth term in Bangladesh amid Opposition’s election boycott

Sheikh Hasina has secured her fifth term as Bangladeshi prime minister in an election whose outcome was decided the moment its schedule was announced in November last year when the main opposition boycotted the election.

Bangladesh election: Voting begins amidst opposition calls on people to boycott

Bangladesh began voting on Sunday in an election guaranteed to give a fifth term in office to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The main opposition parties are...

Global mourning: Over a million gather worldwide for funeral of jailed Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Sayedee

Across the globe, over a million people participated in the funeral prayers of Delwar Hossain Sayedee, a prominent jailed Islamist opposition leader in Bangladesh and a world renowned Islamic scholar who died at the age of 83 due to a heart attack.

Bangladesh must suspend plans to return Rohingya refugees to Myanmar: UN expert

Bangladesh must “immediately suspend” a pilot repatriation project for Rohingya refugees to return to Myanmar, where they face “serious risks” to their lives and freedom, a UN-appointed independent rights expert said on Thursday.

Bangladesh follows Nepal, Pakistan, objects to ‘Akhand Bharat’ mural in India’s new Parliament

The Bangladesh government has asked New Delhi to issue a clarification about the mural of the Indian subcontinent in the new Parliament building.