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

Special tribunal in Bangladesh sentences a collaborator of the Pakistani army to death for his role in killings during the country's 1971 independence war - @AP

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Bangladesh power outages, November 2014

Editor's note: We are continuing to monitor reports on power failures in Bangladesh. According to unsourced reports from the @dailystarnews, power supply has resumed in parts of Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet and Rajshahi. - Aaron

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Bangladesh power outages, November 2014

State minister Nasrul Hamid Bipu says electricity has been restored on an emergency basis at Bangladesh's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, major hospitals - @dailystarnews

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Bangladesh power outages, November 2014

Director of Bangladesh's state-run power grid Masum-Al-Beruni says electricity has been restored to many areas, capital city of Dhaka, expected to have electricity by Saturday evening local time - @AP

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

Head of a 3-judge panel, M. Enayetur Rahim, announced the verdict against Motiur Rahman Nizami, who was tried on 16 charges, including genocide, murder, torture, rape and destruction of property - @AP

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

Bangladesh tribunal sentences head of largest Islamist party to death for 1971 war crimes - @AP

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

Bangladesh boosts security in capital ahead of special tribunal to deliver verdict against top leader of Islamist party on war crime charges - @AP

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, Aug. 4, 2014

120 passengers still missing after overloaded ferry capsized southwest of Dhaka, Bangladesh, authorities say - @W7VOA

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Bangladesh

Bangladeshi court sentences to death 8 Islamists over series of bomb attacks 13 years ago that killed 10 people - @Reuters

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Dhaka, Dhaka, BD

10 people burnt to death during clashes between 2 groups in Dhaka, Bangladesh - @banglanews24com

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Latest: Rescuers have now recovered at least 29 bodies from the Bangladesh ferry capsize - @AP

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Bangladesh ferry death toll now 26, officials say: - @AP

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Rescuers find at least 22 bodies after ferry flips in Bangladesh river; 100 still missing, officials say - @AP

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Bangladesh police official: 'No hope' of finding more survivors from capsized ferry - @Reuters

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Death toll now at 22 in Bangladesh ferry mishap, authorities say; dozens remain missing - @banglanews24com

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Ferry carrying nearly 150 people capsizes during storm in Bangladesh, at least 8 dead but toll expected to rise - @BBCNews

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Bangladesh ferry capsizes, May 15, 2014

Update: Bangladeshi ferry with around 200 passengers on board capsized in river near the capital Dhaka; police report at least 6 bodies recovered with a rescue vessel still on its way to site - @Reuters

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Bangladesh garment factory fire, Nov. 24, 2012

2 owners of Tazreen garment factory in Dhaka where 112 workers died in 2012 fire turn themselves in - @BBCBreaking

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Taliban

Reports: 3 Pakistani Taliban operatives have been arrested in Dhaka, Bangladesh, police say - @PTI_News

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Bangladesh

At least 1 dead in Bangladesh clashes; police in Dhaka surround opposition sites to prevent mass rally - @AP

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