The overall convictions of eight defendants are the first among five slayings of secular bloggers since February 2013.
The ruling party so far has won 155 of 234 mayoral elections held Wednesday.
Computer systems engineer Siful Haque Sujan was a “key link” between IS networks, Pentagon says.
Three soldiers are suspected of gang-raping the 14-year-old.
The manner in which they died remains unclear.
Islamic State group has claimed credit for the bombing.
The shock stop-off at Sharif’s home in Lahore defied diplomatic protocol.
Police are trying to identify the man killed at the scene, believed to be the bomber.
Officers capture seven suspected JMB members and seize a suicide vest, grenades and other explosives.
Ghulam Jeelani Khatana, Mir Hussain and Ali Mohammad Sheikh have not been seen since Nov. 17.
Members of the tiny minority say they've never been so afraid of celebrating Christmas.
The six were the last of some 100 detainees who went on recent hunger strikes at facilities across the U.S., an official said.
Writers and publishers who fear for their lives have sought help relocating, activists say.
Girl was in contact with suspected IS recruiter who was arrested last week.
Seven men have been going without food since at least Dec. 5.
Police arrest two suspects following attack in Chittagong.
India also says it is willing to fight IS under the U.N. flag.
Announcement follows meeting between police, Muslim leaders on Thursday.
The Bangladesh Jamiatul Ulama-e-Islam leader, police will discuss counterterrorism strategies on Thursday.
Indonesia has yet to issue a decision.
The practice of political parties in taking jabs at one another by targeting people’s religious sentiment is bad form, analysts say.
Refayet Ahmad took swipes at the government while a ban on Facebook was in place.
Nations agree to plan to restrict temperature rise to 2 degrees Celsius.
Indian man is accused of actively spreading terrorist propaganda.
The attack was the second targeting Hindus in Dinajpur district in five days.
An ethnic group of Indian origin has imposed a blockade to protest Nepal’s new charter.
Social media sites WhatsApp and Viber remain offline as the government seeks input regarding security concerns.
Brief encounter at climate summit in Paris led to resumption of dialogue.
Candidates could win seats in non-partisan ward councilor races on Dec. 30.
Nine envoys – all women – issue collective statement against gender-based violence.