Fewer than 30 female pilots work for Bangladesh’s state-run and private airlines, sources say.
Border blast early Thursday injured five members of man’s family.
Myanmar verified small number from a list of more than 8,000 refugees provided by Bangladesh.
US-Bangla Airlines captain succumbed Tuesday to his injuries, officials said.
Government takes steps to challenge ruling for former prime minister who leads opposition BNP.
Nine Bangladeshis rescued after US-Bangla Airlines plane veered off runway and burst into flames, foreign ministry says.
Schools and businesses are closed in parts of the insurgency-ravaged region.
Rohingya refugees allege Myanmar troops are trying to force them to cross border.
Priyabhashini, who went on to become a noted sculptor, was gang-raped frequently during the war.
Ethnic cleansing persists in Rakhine through “lower-intensity campaign of terror and starvation,” Andrew Gilmour says.
Zafar Iqbal’s books don’t contain any anti-Islam material, his wife says.
Zafar Iqbal, a leader in Bengali science fiction writing, comes from a literary family.
Seven people, including 4 civilians and 3 militants, died in shootouts.
Attack is first of its kind since nine intellectuals were murdered by Islamist militants in 2015 and 2016.
Naypyidaw claims it deployed extra security personnel to guard against a potential Rohingya insurgent attack.
Myanmar’s envoy summoned over increased troop presence at 'no-man's land.'
Islamic State has “an increasingly robust presence” in South Asia, Ambassador Nathan Sales says.
Bangladesh has fulfilled U.N. criteria for leaving ranks of world’s poorest countries.
Political polarization is at its worst and contributing to resurgent extremism, International Crisis Group says.
Admission comes after terror outfit claims responsibility for an attack that killed a policeman near Srinagar on Sunday.
Three fellow Peace Prize winners warn Aung San Suu Kyi she risks prosecution for genocide.
General says neighbors are responsible for sending Bangladeshi migrants to northeast.
Many of the missing people “willingly went into hiding to embarrass the government,” minister says.
Demonstrators demand Myanmar’s recognition of Rohingya Muslims as citizens.
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan says medical examination did not corroborate allegations.
Aqa Mul Mujahidin has links with outfits in Pakistan and Bangladesh, officials say.
Meeting next week will discuss plight of 6,500 refugees trapped in no-man’s land.
Experts expect the former PM’s party to contest the next election.
Countries trade accusations as back-to-back militant assaults on Indian installations leave 13 people dead.
Asmaul Husna, 22, also used a knife to attack investigators in Dhaka, officials said.