Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Myanmar border police agree to work jointly against militant groups

Senior officials reached the bilateral agreement during a five-day meeting in Naypyidaw.

Manhunt underway after two extremists on death row escape from police custody

Men on motorbikes used a spray to subdue officers escorting the two prisoners, Bangladeshi officials say.

In Bangladesh, countdown to World Cup brings frenzied fandom laced with tears

Their nation likely will never play in the biggest football tournament anytime soon but Bangladeshis have helped make it happen.

Bangladesh warns foreign ambassadors to muzzle comments about free, fair polls

Envoys from Japan, the U.S. and other countries have been airing concerns about the climate for voting and assembly in the streets.

More than a dozen Rohingya found dead in Myanmar’s Yangon region

The bodies were discovered near a trash heap and displayed signs of trauma, sources said.

Bangladesh warns foreign ambassadors to muzzle comments about free, fair polls

Envoys from Japan, the U.S. and other countries have been airing concerns about the climate for voting and assembly in the streets.

In crowded Bangladesh camps, Rohingya refugees embrace family planning

Dreams of wealth turn to dust for Qatar migrant workers