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Bangladeshi Man Pleads Guilty for Federal Reserve Bombing Attempt

February 8, 2013, 2:10 pm

A Bangladeshi national who attempted to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank building in New York with a remote bomb that was planted by law enforcement pleaded guilty to [...]

Three Arrested Over Deadly Bangladesh Fire

November 28, 2012, 3:53 pm

Bangladeshi authorities Wednesday arrested three supervisors of the garment factory that burned down in a suburb of Dhaka earlier this week. The fire killed more than 120 people.

After Deadly Fire, Bangladesh Factories in Spotlight

November 26, 2012, 7:44 pm

Thousands of garment workers in Bangladesh demonstrated and went on strike Monday after a factory fire killed 121 people this weekend.

Bangladesh Factory Fire Kills 112

November 25, 2012, 2:20 pm

At least 112 people have been confirmed dead in a fire that engulfed a clothes and textile factory near the capital of Bangladesh.

Refugee Boat Capsizes Off Bangladesh

November 7, 2012, 3:01 pm

A boat carrying scores of Rohingya Muslim refugees capsized while it was heading toward Malaysia.

Bangladesh Jails 723 Guards for 2009 Mutiny

October 21, 2012, 4:58 pm

Bangladeshi authorities have imprisoned 723 border guards for partaking in a violent mutiny in 2009.

Buddhist Temples Torched by Mob in Bangladesh

September 30, 2012, 6:57 pm

At least four Buddhist temples and around 15 homes of Buddhists were burned to the ground by hundreds of Muslims on Sunday in Bangladesh, police said.

In 18 Years, Climate Change May Kill 100 Million

September 26, 2012, 8:24 pm

If there are no efforts to curb the effects of climate change, as many as 100 million people could die by 2030, an alarming new report has warned.

Gone Without a Trace in Bangladesh

August 31, 2012, 3:02 pm

Scores of people have mysteriously disappeared in Bangladesh in recent years, a rights group said.

Rights Group Slams Bangladesh Over Rohingya

August 23, 2012, 4:20 pm

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on the government of Bangladesh to protect the influx of Rohingya Muslim refugees trying to escape violence in Burma.


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