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Hindu priest killing: ISIS claims responsibility

Dhaka, June 7 (IBNS): Militant group ISIS has claimed responsibility for the killing of a Hindu priest in Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Bangladesh: Two months and 10 killings later, a climate of impunity still prevails

Dhaka, June 7 (IBNS) The failure of Bangladeshi authorities to take decisive action against violent groups responsible for at least 10 killings over the past two months has created a climate of impunity, Amnesty International said on Monday.

Bangladesh grocer death: ISIS claims responsibility

Dhaka, June 6 (IBNS): Militant group ISIS has claimed responsibility for the killing of a Christian trader at Natore in Bangladesh, SITE Intelligence Group claimed on Sunday.

Wife of Bangladesh cop killed by attackers

Dhaka, June 5 (IBNS): Unknown attackers killed the wife of a Chittagong city police official in Bangladesh on Sunday, media reports said.

Bangladesh: Village doctor hacked to death, ISIS shoulders responsibility

Kushtia, May 21 (IBNS) A village doctor in Bangladesh's Kushtia district was hacked to death on Friday by machete wielding assailants, according to media reports.

Bangladesh monk killing: Three detained

Dhaka, May 15 (IBNS) At least three people were detained over the killing of Buddhist monk in Bangladesh, media reports said on Sunday.

Bangladesh: 3 teenagers found dead in Savar

Dhaka, May 14 (IBNS): Police have recovered bodies of three teenagers from a dairy farm in Hemayetpur area, close to Bangladesh capital Dhaka, media reports said.

Bangladesh: Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bandarban

Dhaka, May 14 (IBNS) A 75-year old Buddhist monk was hacked to death in Naikkhangchhari upazila of Bandarban, Bangladesh, on Saturday morning, reports said.

Bangladesh: Pakistan condemns execution of Motiur Rahman Nizami

Islamabad, May 11 (IBNS): The Pakistan government on Wednesday condemned the execution of Islamist leader Motiur Rahman Nizami in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh: Spiritual leader hacked to death

Dhaka, May 7 (IBNS): A spiritual leader was hacked to death by unknown attackers at Rajshahi’s Tanor upazila in Bangladesh on Friday, media reports said on Saturday.

Bangladesh: Halt imminent execution after Supreme Court upholds death sentence, says Amnesty

Dhaka, May 6 (IBNS) The Bangladeshi authorities should halt the imminent execution of Motiur Rahman Nizami and impose a moratorium on the death penalty, Amnesty International said after the country’s Supreme Court rejected his final appeal on Thursday.

Bangladesh: Hindu man hacked to death in Tangail

Tangail, Apr 30 (IBNS) A Hindu man was hacked to death in Bangladesh's Tangail district on Saturday afternoon.

Investigate LGBT murders in Bangladesh: Human Rights Watch

New York, Apr 27 (IBNS) The Bangladeshi authorities should immediately investigate the killings of two lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) human rights activists, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday.

Bangladesh: Authorities fail to curb brutal killing spree as LGBTI editor hacked to death

Dhaka, Apr 26 (IBNS): The Amnesty International on Tuesday slammed the Bangladesh government as it failed to curb the brutal killing spree in the country and a LGBTI editor was hacked to death by miscreants on Monday.

UN rights office expresses concern about death sentences in Bangladesh

New York, Apr 9 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations human rights office on Friday expressed concern about the latest death sentences handed down against two leaders of an opposition party by the Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal, noting the court's practices have not met international standards of fair trial and due process.