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Stories with place: Dhaka
  • More arrests in bloggers' killings in Bangladesh story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 11:15 pm

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - Police in Bangladesh announced Saturday they have made additional arrests in the killings of secular bloggers by suspected Islamic radicals that have raised concerns about the government's ability to protect the freedom of speech.

  • Bangladesh police arrest 3 suspects in bloggers' murders 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 7:30 am

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - Authorities in Bangladesh said Tuesday that they have arrested three men, including a British citizen, for their involvement in the murders of two secular bloggers.

  • Bangladesh court sentences 2 men for 1971 war crimes 
    Updated: Aug-11-15 5:26 am

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - A war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh sentenced one man to death and another to life in prison Tuesday for collaborating with Pakistan to commit mass killings and other crimes during the 1971 war for independence.

  • 4th blogger killed in Bangladesh by suspected militants story has photos
    Updated: Aug-07-15 8:47 pm

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - Suspected militants posing as tenants entered an apartment building and hacked to death a secular blogger in Bangladesh's capital in the fourth such deadly attack this year, police said.

  • Bangladesh High Court asks former PM Zia to appear in court 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 10:07 am

    DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh's High Court on Wednesday asked former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia to appear in court in two months to face corruption charges involving the construction of two cargo terminals while she was in office.