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#Bangladesh

From TheJournal.ie 'This piece of cloth is bathed in my blood, sweat and dignity': The fight to improve the lives of garment workers Bangladesh

'This piece of cloth is bathed in my blood, sweat and dignity': The fight to improve the lives of garment workers

The majority of Irish people care about the conditions of the factories where their clothes are made.

From TheJournal.ie Bangladesh police to charge 16 people after 19-year-old woman burned to death Murder

Bangladesh police to charge 16 people after 19-year-old woman burned to death

The killing of Nusrat Jahan Rafi last month sparked outrage in the country.

From TheJournal.ie At least 19 people die after huge fire rips through building in Bangladesh Dhaka

At least 19 people die after huge fire rips through building in Bangladesh

Many people jumped to their deaths to escape the inferno.

From TheJournal.ie At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh Dhaka

At least 70 people killed in major apartment fire in Bangladesh

The blaze broke out in a historic part of the Bangladesh capital of Dhaka.

From TheJournal.ie Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed Landslide

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed

Opposition politicians have condemned the election as “farcical”, claiming vote-rigging took place.

From TheJournal.ie Tear gas fired at Bangladesh protesters during huge protest over teen deaths Road Safety

Tear gas fired at Bangladesh protesters during huge protest over teen deaths

There has been over a week of unrest following the deaths of the teens, who were killed by a speeding bus.

From TheJournal.ie Oxfam calls on UN to resolve Rohingya crisis before situation worsens in 2018 Myanmar

Oxfam calls on UN to resolve Rohingya crisis before situation worsens in 2018

More than 620,000 Rohingya people have poured into Bangladesh since August.

From TheJournal.ie 'People with weapons are coming into camp' - The unseen, stateless Rohingya children Fleeing Myanmar

'People with weapons are coming into camp' - The unseen, stateless Rohingya children

More than 600,000 Rohingya people have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar.

From TheJournal.ie New York subway bomber suspect charged with terror offences New York Bomber

New York subway bomber suspect charged with terror offences

Akayed Ullah’s wife has been questioned in Bangladesh.

From TheJournal.ie 'I wept... they wept too': Pope Francis asks Rohingya for forgiveness at emotional meeting Myanmar

'I wept... they wept too': Pope Francis asks Rohingya for forgiveness at emotional meeting

“In the name of all those who have persecuted you, who have harmed you, in the face of the world’s indifference, I ask for your forgiveness.”

From TheJournal.ie 'We want him to help us': Pope to meet with group of Rohingya refugees Bangladesh

'We want him to help us': Pope to meet with group of Rohingya refugees

The 16 refugees, including two children and one woman, are among more than 600,000 who have fled an army-led crackdown in their home state

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis arrives in Myanmar amid tense Rohingya crisis Myanmar

Pope Francis arrives in Myanmar amid tense Rohingya crisis

Ethnic hatred has driven huge numbers of Muslim Rohingya from the country.

From TheJournal.ie Myanmar and Bangladesh to sign deal to return thousands of Rohingya refugees Rohingya

Myanmar and Bangladesh to sign deal to return thousands of Rohingya refugees

More than 620,000 people have poured into Bangladesh since August.

From TheJournal.ie Rohingya crisis: 'We would be better in prison because at least we would have food' Amnesty International

Rohingya crisis: 'We would be better in prison because at least we would have food'

A new Amnesty International report has said Rohingya treatment amounts to apartheid.

From TheJournal.ie More than half the victims are children as 23 Rohingya die after boat capsizes Fleeing Myanmar

More than half the victims are children as 23 Rohingya die after boat capsizes

The boat was carrying up to 100 people, many of whom are still missing.

From TheJournal.ie 10,000 Rohingya on Bangladesh border as exodus reaches half a million Rohingya

10,000 Rohingya on Bangladesh border as exodus reaches half a million

Over 500,000 Rohingya have streamed into Bangladesh in just the past five weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Who are the Rohingya, and why are hundreds of thousands fleeing Myanmar? Rohingya

Explainer: Who are the Rohingya, and why are hundreds of thousands fleeing Myanmar?

According to the UN, 270,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in the past two weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive Rohingya

Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Myanmar of “genocide” against the Rohingya Muslim minority.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200 South Asia

Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200

At least five people, including two children, have been killed in Mumbai since yesterday.

From The42 Bangladesh beat Ireland by eight wickets at Malahide Tri-series

Bangladesh beat Ireland by eight wickets at Malahide

Bangladesh eased to their target with 22.5 overs to spare.

From TheJournal.ie First female to suffer from 'tree man syndrome' undergoes successful surgery Bangladesh

First female to suffer from 'tree man syndrome' undergoes successful surgery

10-year-old Bangladeshi Sahana Khatun has undergone surgery to remove bark-like growths from her chin, ear and nose.

From TheJournal.ie Bangladesh railway worker killed by train after saving mother and daughter from being run over Dhaka

Bangladesh railway worker killed by train after saving mother and daughter from being run over

The father of eight was only a few months away from his retirement.

From TheJournal.ie Modern Slavery: How children in Dhaka are trying to escape from 12-hour workdays Child Workers

Modern Slavery: How children in Dhaka are trying to escape from 12-hour workdays

Children in Dhaka can be expected to work long hours for little money to help support their families.

From TheJournal.ie UN accuses Buddhist Myanmar of 'ethnically cleansing' its Muslim Rohingya minority UNHCR

UN accuses Buddhist Myanmar of 'ethnically cleansing' its Muslim Rohingya minority

The head of the UNHCR says Burmese troops are slaughtering children, raping women and burning houses.

From TheJournal.ie Firefighters struggle to contain blaze after factory explosion kills at least 25 people Bangladesh

Firefighters struggle to contain blaze after factory explosion kills at least 25 people

Some 70 others were injured in the incident in Bangladesh, many critically.

From TheJournal.ie Elephant that travelled 1,700km from India to Bangladesh dies despite efforts to save him Floods

Elephant that travelled 1,700km from India to Bangladesh dies despite efforts to save him

The distressed animal was tranquillised three times in bids to transport him to a safari park.

From TheJournal.ie Elephant who walked 1,000km after becoming separated from its herd rescued Whoa Nelly

Elephant who walked 1,000km after becoming separated from its herd rescued

The distressed female ran amok after it was hit by a tranquilliser dart and charged into a pond.

From TheJournal.ie Four-year-old boy being treated for mysterious ageing disease Bangladesh

Four-year-old boy being treated for mysterious ageing disease

Bayezid Shikdar’s illness makes him look like an old man, in addition to various other health problems.

From TheJournal.ie Bangladeshi rich kids are defying the jihadist stereotype Rise In Extremism

Bangladeshi rich kids are defying the jihadist stereotype

Attacks recently hit Dhaka (pictured), Joining Islamic State has “become a fashion”, a Bangladeshi minister said.

From TheJournal.ie Attack targets school as 250,000 prayed nearby to mark end of Ramadan Bangladesh

Attack targets school as 250,000 prayed nearby to mark end of Ramadan

It is believed to have been carried out by Islamists.

From TheJournal.ie 20 hostages killed in Bangladesh, many "brutally hacked to death" Hostage Situation

20 hostages killed in Bangladesh, many "brutally hacked to death"

Around 20 people of different nationalities are being held hostage.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh Growing Violence

Elderly Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh

It’s the latest in a spate of murders of religious minorities and secular activists.

From TheJournal.ie Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead Bangladesh

Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead

The killing of Nazimuddin Samad is the sixth such murder of a secular activist in Bangladesh in the last 15 months.

From TheJournal.ie Death sentence for woman who killed boyfriend and cut out his heart Bangladesh

Death sentence for woman who killed boyfriend and cut out his heart

She had discovered he kept footage of him having sex with her and other women on his laptop.

From TheJournal.ie Death sentence for men who filmed themselves beating boy (13) to death Bangladesh

Death sentence for men who filmed themselves beating boy (13) to death

Four people have been sentenced to death for their part in the brutal assault.

From TheJournal.ie These heartbreaking images show what it's like to live and work in one of the most polluted cities on earth Bangladesh
From TheJournal.ie Protests planned after 13-year-old boy beaten to death by mob Bangladesh

Protests planned after 13-year-old boy beaten to death by mob

Five people have been arrested over the murder of the boy.

From TheJournal.ie Fury as 'merciless' fatal beating of teenager is posted online Bangladesh

Fury as 'merciless' fatal beating of teenager is posted online

The boy was tied to a stake and beaten to death.

From TheJournal.ie Factory owners charged with murder over collapse that killed 1,100 Bangladesh

Factory owners charged with murder over collapse that killed 1,100

Some 41 people are facing the death penalty over the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster.

From TheJournal.ie 'Between 100 and 200' killed in carnage aboard abandoned migrant boat Axes And Knives

'Between 100 and 200' killed in carnage aboard abandoned migrant boat

“From the upper deck they were spraying hot water, pepper water at us, anyone who went up was hacked at with a cleaver.”

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