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Bangladesh SC scraps 16th amendment to Constitution  May 5, 7:01 pm
Dhaka, May 5 (ANI): The Bangladesh High Court has scrapped the 16th amendment to Constitution, which empowered the Parliament to impeach the Supreme Court judges for incapacity or misconduct.
Bangladesh SC upholds Rahman Nizami's death sentence  May 5, 3:54 pm
Dhaka, May 5 (ANI): Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the death sentence of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Motiur Rahman Nizami, dismissing his review plea against the gallows for war crimes, paving the way for his execution.
US diplomat discusses extremism issue with Bangladeshi officials  May 4, 6:31 pm
Dhaka, May 4(ANI): U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Biswal on Wednesday held discussions with senior Bangladesh Foreign Ministry officials on combating terrorism and extremism.
Reliance Power gets approval for LNG-based plant in Bangladesh  May 4, 4:40 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Anil Ambani-led Reliance Power has won approval of the Bangladesh Government for the first phase of the 3,000 megawatt LNG-based power plant.
8 Bangladeshis detained in Singapore for plotting attacks back home  May 3, 6:45 pm
Dhaka, May 3 (ANI): The Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday announced that eight Bangladeshi men working in Singapore, planning to stage terror attacks back home, have been detained.
Hindu tailor killed in Bangladesh, IS claims responsibility   May 1, 12:44 pm
Dhaka, May 1 (ANI): A day after a Hindu tailor was killed in Bangladesh's Tangail district which the Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for, three unknown persons have been sued in connection with the killing.
BNP-Jamaat clique killing, burning people to overthrow ruling Awami League: Hasina  Apr 30, 5:33 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 30(ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has accused the BNP-Jamaat nexus of committing secret killings with the objective of toppling her Awami League-led government.
BNP assures cooperation to govt. in combating militancy  Apr 29, 3:46 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has said it is ready to cooperate with the government with its experience in combating militancy in the country.
`Apologetic` Shahadat Hossain seeks Bangladesh return   Apr 28, 8:14 pm
Karachi, Apr.28 (ANI): Bangladesh fast bowler Shahadat Hossain, who was banned from the game after being charged for torturing an 11-year-old maid, has apologised to the nation for what he described to be his `misdeed` and appealed to allow him to return to the cricket.
Australia likely to tour Bangladesh in 2017  Apr 27, 8:16 pm
Melbourne, Apr.27 (ANI): Australia are likely to tour Bangladesh next year to play the two-match Test series, which was postponed last year due to safety and security concerns.
Bangladesh professor's murder suspect surrenders  Apr 27, 6:04 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 27(ANI): Anwar Hossain Ujjal, the prime accused in the murder of Rajshahi University Professor A K M Shafiul Islam, surrendered before a local court here on Wednesday over a year after evading arrest.
US envoy to Bangladesh calls for global fight against terrorism  Apr 27, 3:33 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 27 (ANI): United States Ambassador to Bangladesh, Marcia Bernicat, has said Dhaka alone cannot fight terrorism, adding everyone needs to come together and join the fight.
EU, France urges Bangladesh government to ensure freedom of expression  Apr 27, 2:07 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 27 (ANI): Underscoring the need for thorough investigation into the recent killings to bring criminals to justice, the European Union (EU) has urged the Bangladesh government to ensure freedom of expression as a fundamental human right and to promote respect.
Two teachers jailed for insulting Islam in Bangladesh  Apr 27, 1:33 pm
Dhaka, Apr.27 (ANI): A Bangladesh court has jailed two teachers for making derogatory comments about Islam and the Prophet Muhammad.
AQIS claims responsibility of Kalabagan twin murders  Apr 26, 4:33 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 26 (ANI): The Bangladesh unit of al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub-Continent (AQIS), Ansar Al Islam, has reportedly claimed responsibility of murdering a LGBT magazine editor Xulhaz Mannan and his friend in Kalabagan.
Leading gay rights activist 'hacked to death' in Bangladesh  Apr 25, 9:59 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), Apr. 25 (ANI): A leading gay rights activist was among two people hacked to death on Monday at an apartment in Bangladesh capital Dhaka.
Amar Desh editor placed on five-day remand in Bangladesh  Apr 25, 4:23 pm
Dhaka, April.25 (ANI): A Dhaka court has placed Mahmudur Rahman, editor of Amar Desh newspaper on a five-day remand for interrogation in connection with an alleged plot 'to kidnap and kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's son Sajeeb Wazed Joy'.
Bangladeshi student bodies block key intersection in protest over student's murder  Apr 25, 12:37 pm
Dhaka, Apr.25 (ANI):Student bodies blocked a key intersection area of the Shahbagh area ?over what they called the government's failure to arrest the killers of Comilla college student Sohagi Jahan Tonu.
Islami Chhatra Shibir activist held over RU professor's killing in Dhaka  Apr 24, 5:17 pm
Dhaka, Apr.24 (ANI): An alleged activist of Islami Chhatra Shibir was detained in Bangladesh in connection with the murder of Rajshahi University professor AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee.
BNP chief Khaleda to hold workers' rally on May 1  Apr 24, 3:07 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 24 (ANI): Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia will hold a workers' rally in Dhaka on the occasion of Labour Day on May 1.
US committed to protect factory workers, says its envoy to Bangladesh  Apr 23, 6:09 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 23 (ANI): United States Ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Saturday said that Washington is committed in continuing efforts to protect factory workers of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh varsity professor killed by miscreants  Apr 23, 2:57 pm
Dhaka, Apr.23 (ANI): A professor of the English department of the Rajshahi University (RU) in Bangladesh was killed by trespassers in the Shalbagan area of the city this morning.
Hindu temple desecrated in Bangladesh  Apr 22, 6:41 pm
Sylhet (Bangladesh),Apr.22 (ANI): A temple frequented by the minority Hindu community in Sylhet, Bangladesh, was recently desecrated by some miscreants.
BSF guns down Bangladeshi cattle trader  Apr 18, 4:57 pm
Dhaka, Apr.18(ANI):Indian Border Security Force (BSF) has gunned down a Bangladeshi cattle trader on Roumari border in Kurigram last night.
Charitable Trust graft case:Dhaka court rejects Khaleda Zia's plea  Apr 17, 8:00 pm
Dhaka, Apr.17 (ANI): A Dhaka court has rejected a petition filed by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia to cross examine yet again the investigation officer of Zia Charitable Trust graft case.