The 8-year-old grandson of the cousin of Bangladesh’s Prime Minister was killed in Colombo blast.
“The killers tried to cover up the murder as suicide,” a police official tells BenarNews.
Police talked about “water treatment” and led him to a pond, Shahidul Alam alleges.
Court accepts main charge sheet, but one of the suspects is separately acquitted of threatening Roy over Facebook.
“I will continue to protest ... I will complain to the prime minister,” Nusrat Rafi told her brother.
Voting will be held in seven stages over five weeks.
Victim was attacked after her family filed sexual assault charges against her principal.
Expulsions of refugee children have taken place, Bangladeshi school authorities tell BenarNews.
Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines make security preparations after U.S.-backed forces eliminate last IS stronghold in Syria.
Leaders discussed Rohingya repatriation, infrastructure, energy and agricultural development at meeting in Dhaka
Mahfuza Akhter Kiron jailed after allegedly criticizing the prime minister for favoring cricket over football.
Staggered elections for seats in the lower house of India’s parliament will begin April 11.
Maroof Zaman appeared outside his house in a confused state in the middle of the night.
Amid threats on his life, new student leader in Bangladesh pledges to improve campus life, and speaks plainly about abuse of power.
Two Indonesians and two Malaysians among scores injured in shootings at Christchurch mosques, officials say.
Fortify Rights group said perpetrators of crimes should be held accountable in fair, impartial trials.
“Pistol” had no chamber to accommodate real ammunition, source tells BenarNews.
A literacy program covers expenses for academically inclined members of the displaced community.
“We won’t host anymore Rohingya,” Foreign Minister A.K. Abdul Momen told BenarNews.
“It is Myanmar government that would offer the money,” Vera Hu, a political attaché, told BenarNews.
International Criminal Court: Trip to Cox’s Bazar is a “preliminary examination."
Bangladesh foreign ministry officials confirm meeting took place on March 3.
India’s government is being pressed to release a death toll from its Feb. 26 airstrike into Pakistani territory.
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was captured Feb. 27.
Islamabad’s “peace gesture” would help de-escalate tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals, analysts say.
Armed forces on both sides on stand-by mode amid major escalation of conflict.
Investigators need home ministry’s approval on charge sheet to take case to court.
China urges nuclear-armed neighbors to “exercise restraint” after New Delhi, Islamabad confirm incursion.
Civil aviation minister would not comment on reports that Md Polash Ahmed carried a fake gun on airliner.
Passengers and crew escaped unharmed from a Biman Airlines flight bound for Dubai.