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Dhaka/UNI: Strict restrictions have been imposed across Bangladesh for eight days (from 6 am on April 14 to 12 midnight on April 21) to deal with the ongoing second wave of coronavirus. more
UN teams assisting tens of thousands of refugees, after massive fire rips through camp in Bangladesh

New York: United Nations humanitarian personnel are on the ground evacuating tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees, after a devastating fire tore through the Kutupalong camp, in Cox&rsqu ...

Bangladesh: Fire in Balukhali Rohingya camp kills two children, guts over 1,500 houses

Dhaka: At least two children have died after a massive fire gutted a Rohingya refugee camp in Balukhali in Bangladesh's Palangkhali union of Cox's Bazar's Ukhiya upazila on Mo ...

Afghanistan: Nine killed as helicopter crash lands in Maidan Wardak

Kabul: Five security force members and a pilot were among nine men who were killed after a helicopter that was carrying them crashed landed in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak on Thursday. ...

Bangladesh: Hindus attacked, houses vandalised by Hefazat-e-Islam supporters in Sunamganj

Dhaka: At least 70 to 80 houses were vandalised after thousands of Hefazat-e-Islam supporters attacked a Hindu village in Shalla upazila of Sunamganj on Wednesday, reports said.

US wants to see real progress in Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka: Earl Miller, the US ambassador to Bangladesh, said his country wanted to see "real progress" so that the Rohingya community could return safely to their homeland, Myanmar ...

Bangladesh: UN rights chief urges transparent probe into writer’s death, review of law under which he was charged

New York: The UN's top human rights official on Monday called for transparent investigation into the death in custody of a writer in Bangladesh, who was held in pre-trial detention fo ...

Bangladesh: Chinese workers beat up local, triggers tension

Dhaka: Some local workers in Bangladesh on Thursday allegedly vandalized several cars and residential barracks housing many Chinese workers in the under-construction Lebukhali Bridge area ...

Bangladesh closely monitoring Burmese Military's approach towards Rohingyas: Foreign Minister

Dhaka: Bangladesh's Foreign Minister Dr. AK Abdul Momen has said that the country is keeping a close eye on the Burmese Military's attitude towards the Rohingya people living in M ...

Bangladesh bolstering border to stop influx of Rohingyas as Military take charge in Myanmar

Dhaka: Bangladesh has secured the country's border with Myanmar for fear of a new influx of Rohingyas. The move comes in the wake of a year-long state of emergency in neighboring Myan ...