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National Mourning over Dhaka Victims

National Mourning over Dhaka Victims

Dhaka-Bangladeshis held a national mourning ceremony for the civilians killed in a terrorist attack last week. The video showed Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during the memorial paying her respect to the victims and placing flowers over the coffins. Twenty people, most...
Owners surrender over Bangladesh factory fire

Owners surrender over Bangladesh factory fire

Dhaka, AP—The two owners of a Bangladesh garment factory who are facing homicide charges for a 2012 fire that killed 112 workers surrendered to a court Sunday. The factory outside the capital, Dhaka, which produced clothing for big retailers including Wal-Mart, had no...
At least 11 killed in Bangladesh election violence

At least 11 killed in Bangladesh election violence

Dhaka, Associated Press—Police in Bangladesh fired at protesters and opposition activists torched more than 100 polling stations Sunday during a national election boycotted by the opposition and described as flawed by the international community. At least 11 people...