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Earthquake in South Asia, April 25, 2015

Editor's note: The death toll from the earthquake in Nepal has exceeded 900, per the Guardian: 876 in Nepal; 34 fatalities in northern India; 6 in Tibet, 2 in Bangladesh. - Tom

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Bangladesh

Bangladesh garment workers still face abuse, danger despite reforms - rights group - TRFN

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Yemen crisis

136 Bangladeshis, evacuated from Yemen, will return to Dhaka today by special flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines - @IOM_Bangladesh

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Bangladesh

Photo: At least 9 people were killed when this house collapsed in swampy soil in Dhaka, Bangladesh, a fire official says; rescue operation ongoing - @dailystarnews

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Bangladesh

Bangladesh Army official working in UN peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic killed in a road crash - @dailystarnews

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Bangladesh's Islamic party leaders sentenced to death for war crimes

Bangladesh executes Islamist party official for war crimes in 1971 independence struggle, official says - @AP

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Bangladesh

Earthquake: M 4.6 - 61km SSW of Sarankhola, Bangladesh

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Bangladesh's Islamic party leaders sentenced to death for war crimes

Bangladesh's highest court rejects final appeal to overturn death sentence of Islamist leader convicted of war crimes - @AFP

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Bangladesh

Severe storm kills 24, injures more than 50 in Bangladesh - @Reuters

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Bangladesh

India's police arrest 4 Bangladeshi nationals in Punjab over gang rape of nun - @AFP

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Dhaka, Dhaka, BD

Blogger hacked to death in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in the latest attack on the country's independent writer - @AFP

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Bangladesh

10 people killed, dozens injured in stampede during religious gathering in Bangladesh, police say - @AP

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Bangladesh

At least 10 people killed in stampede during Sanatani ritual bath ceremony in central Bangladesh, police say - @banglanews24com

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Bangladesh

Saltier drinking water in Bangladesh could boost stroke, heart attack risk - study

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Bangladesh

Bangladesh's most wanted criminal Molla Masud held by police in West Bengal, India - @dailystarnews

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Bangladesh cement factory collapse, March 12, 2015

Update: At least 4 dead in collapse of 5-story cement factory in Bangladesh; up to 40 are feared trapped, according to fire official - @AP

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Bangladesh cement factory collapse, March 12, 2015

Scores of Bangladesh workers feared trapped in cement factory collapse, police official says - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Bangladesh identified 2nd citizen among group of foreign workers taken hostage by Islamic State militant group in Libya - @Reuters

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Bangladesh

Editor's picks: Energy scandal hits Tanzania, children in Bangladesh board "school boats"

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Bangladesh

Bombs explode in Dhaka, Bangladesh, minutes after convoy carrying Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina passed through area - @ibnlive

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