DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for a senior Islamist leader who was convicted by a special tribunal last year for his role in mass killings and other serious crimes during the country’s 1971 independence war against Pakistan. Monday’s decision means Mohammad Qamaruzzaman will be hanged within months. Qamaruzzaman...
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A special tribunal in Bangladesh has sentenced to death the second senior leader of the largest Islamist party for his role in the killings during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh's state power company says the country has been hit with an electricity blackout after a transmission line bringing power from neighboring India failed....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A special tribunal in Bangladesh has sentenced the head of the country's largest Islamist party to death for his role in the deaths of thousands during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh has boosted security in the capital hours before a special tribunal is to deliver a verdict against the top leader of an Islamist party on war crimes charges....
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