Government has yet to ask people slated for repatriation for their opinion, an official says.
Election Commission rejects opposition’s call to delay vote until February or March 2019.
About 300 returning Rohingya and Hindus will be processed each day at two reception centers in Rakhine state.
Police fired shotguns after being attacked while on patrol in Northwestern Bogra, officials say.
Akayed Ullah and three others were injured when he set off improvised explosive device.
The surprise installment of a prime minister with a pro-Beijing past worries some officials in Delhi.
China proved to be “the worst abuser of internet freedom” this year, Freedom House’s annual report says.
Attorneys for Shahidul Alam say they will enter a plea for a sixth hearing on his behalf.
Myanmar officials visit Cox’s Bazar camp to prepare refugees for return to Rakhine.
Opposition leader’s prison sentences may keep her out of the polls, official says.
Joint Working Group members plan to visit refugee camp in Ukhia.
Judge ordered the maximum sentence to deter others from committing similar crimes.
A court-ordered deadline for the government to explain its case expired 11 days ago.
Civilians die in a blast near the site of one of two deadly gunbattles on the same day.
Kamal Hossain, lawyer and ex-minister, creates a solidified opposition front against Sheikh Hasina’s Awami League.
Deputy attorney general says prosecutors will present verbal argument against Shahidul Alam’s petition for bail.
Kamal Hossain, 81, is a potential leader in Bangladesh’s imminent polls.
At least 23 Rohingya will be handed back to Myanmar soon, police source tells BenarNews.
Bhashan Char island is “very much habitable” and equipped to house 25,000 refugees, officials say.
Manan Bashir Wani, a suspected top militant, and an aide were slain in a shootout, authorities say.
Two former cabinet ministers sentenced to death; ex-PM Khaleda Zia’s son receives life sentence after trial in absentia.
BNP leaders say the cases are groundless and aimed at curbing the opposition party’s participation in upcoming national elections.
High Court gives government a week to clarify why Shahidul Alam should stay in jail.
High Court is to rule on a fifth request to free Shahidul Alam.
Suspects were planning to attack a local court, according to a police spokesman.
At Modi-Putin meeting in Delhi, India agrees to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missiles.
Refugees have been locked up since 2012 after entering the country illegally.
Separatists protest killings of five people, order shops to shutter.
The law awaits President Abdul Hamid’s signature and would take into effect after publication in the official gazette.
NGO, government officials discuss aid efforts following video release.