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Bangladesh Violence

Election Violence In Bangladesh Kills At Least 18

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 03.07.2014 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh fired at protesters and opposition activists torched more than 100 polling stations Sunday during a na...

Bangladesh Rioting Over Death Sentence Decision Kills Dozens

AP | FARID HOSSAIN | Posted 05.02.2013 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- Protesters clashed with police for a second day Friday as the death toll rose to at least 44 from violence triggered by a death s...

H&M Urges Developing Country To Raise Its Minimum Wage

Posted 09.05.2012 | Business

Workers in Bangladesh could soon be making more money thanks to an unlikely savior: H&M. The retailer’s CEO, Karl-Johan Persson, asked Banglades...

Bangladesh Court Indicts 430 For Murder In 2009 Mutiny

AP | Posted 09.19.2011 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- A court in Bangladesh's capital on Wednesday indicted 430 people for serious crimes such as murder and arson related to the 2009 ...

WATCH: Boy Mutilated For Refusing To Beg; Helps Reveal Crime Ring

Posted 07.06.2011 | Impact

A young boy clings to his father as he bravely describes being brutally beaten by a group of men after he refused to join their gang of children who e...

Bangladeshi Man Beheaded To Make Bricks 'Redder'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Bangladeshi laborer was beheaded and his head burnt in a kiln by bricklayers hoping to make sure their bricks were a deep red, according to reports....

Bangladesh Arms Cache Raises 'Concern' In UK

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The British body responsible for overseeing charities says that it is "seriously concerned" over alleged UK links to an arms haul in Bangladesh....

Bangladesh Finds More Mass Graves, Death Toll Rises

AP | PARVEEN AHMED | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Bangladesh's military said 72 officers were still missing Saturday after a two-day mutiny by border guards in which at least...

Bangladesh: Mutiny Over After Tanks Enter Capital

AP | JULHAS ALAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Tanks rolled through the Bangladeshi capital in a show of force that finally persuaded mutinous border guards to lay down th...