Salvadoran police have detained two Nicaraguan men who authorities say were transporting nine Nepalese and three Bangladeshi migrants who were bound for the United States....
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Security officials in Bangladesh have arrested the owner of a ferry that sank earlier this month with more than 100 people dead or missing. According to Lt. Col. Miftah Uddin Ahmed, forces from the Rapid Action Battalion raided a house in the southeastern district of Chittagong and arrested Abu Bakar Siddique....
Officials in Bangladesh have called off the search for an overloaded ferry that sank a week ago in one of the country's largest rivers, leaving more than a hundred people dead or missing....
The Bangladesh Cricket Board has suspended all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan from all competitions for six months and forbidden him from playing overseas until the end of 2015 due to his "severe attitude problem."...
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A court in Bangladesh’s capital has sentenced eight people, including a top leader of a banned Islamist group, to death for their roles in a bombing at a New Year’s celebration concert 13 years ago. Judge Ruhul Amin told a packed court Monday that six others had been sentenced to life...
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