DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A special tribunal in Bangladesh dealing with war crimes committed during the country's independence war has found a British journalist guilty of contempt for questioning the official death toll of the 1971 conflict....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A special tribunal in Bangladesh has sentenced a collaborator of the Pakistani army to death for his role in killings during the country’s 1971 independence war. Mobarak Hossain, a former commander of a collaborators’ group, was given the death penalty Monday after being convicted of killing 33 civilians in the eastern...
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....
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