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Bangladesh Protests

Opposition Leader's Execution Sparks Violent Protests In Bangladesh

By JULHAS ALAM | Posted 02.11.2014 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — An Islamist political party has vowed to deepen the role of Islam in Bangladesh to avenge the execution of a party leader w...

Protests Shut Down More Than 100 Factories

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2013 | Business

By Ruma Paul DHAKA, Sept 23 (Reuters) - More than 100 Bangladeshi garment factories were forced to shut on Monday as thousands of work...

Police Fire Rubber Bullets As Bangladesh Factory Protests Escalate

AP | Posted 11.22.2013 | Business

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas Sunday to disperse thousands of garment workers who blocked streets outside Bangla...

May Day Protests In Bangladesh Kick Off With Angry Scenes

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.01.2013 | World

Bangladeshi protesters enraged by a deadly factory collapse led rallies across Asia against low wages and poor working conditions on Wednesday, kickin...

Beyond Partisan Politics: Bangladesh Protests for Justice

Anushay Hossain | Posted 04.13.2013 | World
Anushay Hossain

As protests show no signs of dying down anytime soon, let us join together, Bangladeshis in Shabagh and all over the word, to make sure that after waiting for four decades, justice is finally delivered, and the memory of our martyrs is honored.

Violent Clashes In Bangladesh

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 05.13.2012 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- More than 100 people including many police were injured in clashes Sunday between opposition activists and security officials in ...