Myanmar plans to begin repatriating 100,000 Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh on Jan. 22.
Aligarh Muslim University student Manan Bashir Wani has joined its ranks, Hizbul Mujahideen confirms.
Under agreement with Myanmar, Bangladesh was to begin returning refugees on Jan. 22.
Top officials of leading opposition party have been charged in scores of criminal cases.
Dalits bring state to its knees to protest alleged attack by Hindu nationalists.
Myanmar must verify information before first group of refugees can return.
Prominent names are missing from list aimed at weeding out undocumented Bangladeshis living in Indian state.
Police: Counter-insurgency operations in 2017 killed more than 200 militants and 70 security forces.
An unprecedented influx of Rohingya Muslim refugees entered Bangladesh amid allegations of “ethnic cleansing” in Myanmar.
Little is known about young man who fled to India after a madrassa principle accused him of blasphemy.
Mubashar Hasan reappeared a day after a prominent journalist, who was also missing for about two months, returned home.
About 4,500 youths will be released from jail, allowing them to find jobs, officials say.
Akayed Ullah became self-radicalized, police allege, but relatives say he visited refugees from Myanmar merely to deliver aid.
Utpal Das said he was blindfolded and driven around for hours before being pushed out of a minibus.
Process of voluntary repatriation of refugees is to start in late January, officials say.
Many patients are women and girls who were raped in Myanmar.
Five refugees and a suspected human trafficker were detained, police say.
If approved by parliament, triple talaq would carry a three-year prison sentence.
Residents express concerns over government’s action to give their land to Bengali settlers.
Many victims were shot and others were burned in homes during first month of a military crackdown, starting in late August, MSF reports.
Last month, Bangladesh and Myanmar signed an agreement for the voluntary repatriation of Rohingya Muslims who had fled violence in Rakhine state.
Ousted Muslim Conference chief Abdul Gani Bhat insists he did not betray the organization.
Suspect Akayed Ullah executed terror plan in name of Islamic State, prosecutors allege.
Four people, including suspect, injured in pipe-bomb explosion, police say.
A Hindu is suspected of attacking victim with a machete and setting him on fire over religious objections.
Situation could spawn cross-border violence with Bangladesh and recruitment by extremists, International Crisis Group warns.
Catholic cleric was found alive, but a Christian association said he was abducted.
The scheme encourages upper-caste Hindus to marry members of the historically marginalized Dalit community.
Bangladesh is one of two countries that introduced resolution at special session in Switzerland.
Inmate Mohammad Mosihuddin shouted extremist slogans as he tried to slit a jailer’s throat, police say.