Tag: Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Brazil sign agreement to boost ties

Bangladesh and Brazil have signed an agreement for further strengthening the bilateral and commercial ties during the first…

At Bangladesh least 45 killed in after fire breaks out at shopping mall

A massive fire engulfed a six-storey shopping mall in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Thursday night, killing at least 45…

Bangladeshi Hasina secures fifth term amid opposition boycott and violence

Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has secured a fifth term in office after a landslide victory in the…

Bangladesh Sunday Polls Marred by Controversy as Opposition Boycotts Election Process

The Sunday polls that are officially open in Bangladesh have been marred by controversy as the opposition parties…

Hasina’s Autocratic Rule Threatens Democracy in Bangladesh Ahead of Jan. 7 Election

Bangladesh is bracing for a tense and violent election season, as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her ruling…

Global Reaction Surfaces Following Jail Sentence of Muhammad Yunus in Bangladesh

The international community has responded with concern and dismay to the news of the jail sentence imposed on…

Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Jail Sentence—Sheikh Hasina’s Open Challenge to the Western Powers

Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus conviction of a distinguished figure in the field of microfinance has been sentenced to…

Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Convicted of Violating Bangladesh’s Labor Laws

In a shocking turn of events, renowned economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been found guilty of…

Sanctions Threat Looms Over Bangladesh’s Garment Sector Ahead of Elections

As Bangladesh gears up for national elections, the country's garment sector finds itself on edge, grappling with concerns…

Bangladesh faces international criticism over crackdown on opposition parties

Bangladesh has come under fire from human rights groups and foreign governments for launching a sweeping and violent…

Bangladesh garment workers reject wage raise announced by govt

Garment unions swiftly rejected a 56% hike to the minimum wage that Bangladesh’s government set on Tuesday after…

Striking Bangladesh garment workers clash with police as factories reopen

Striking Bangladesh garment workers clashed with police on Saturday near the capital as factories reopened in defiance of…