Bangladesh police say violence over Facebook post left four dead

Business Oct 21, 2019

Bangladesh police say violence over Facebook post left four dead

At least four people were killed and dozens injured Sunday after security officials in southern Bangladesh opened fire to disperse hundreds of Muslims during a protest over an alleged social media post undermining Islam's Prophet Muhammad, police said. The violence took place in Borhanuddin in ...

Bangladesh university suspends student for being Rohingya

Asia Pacific Sep 9, 2019

Bangladesh university suspends student for being Rohingya

A Bangladesh university has suspended a student for being Rohingya, officials said Sunday, as impatience with the refugees grows following a second failed attempt to repatriate them to Myanmar. Some 740,000 of the Muslim minority fled to southeast Bangladesh after a military crackdown in Myanmar's ...