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Bangladesh factory survivors turn to theatre
Survivors of the Rana Plaza collapse last year say theatre is helping them to deal with the trauma.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 14:47 GMT
Turning rejects into fashion in Bangladesh
Upcycling in garment industry makes immediate use of discarded products, avoiding often wasteful full recycling process.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 05:58 GMT
Bangladesh women breaking new ground
Popularity of cricket and the financial gain is drawing a lot of girls to pick up the sport in this conservative nation.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2014 13:46 GMT
Bangladesh factory workers worry about future
Closures of garment factories deemed unsafe leave many workers without a stable source of income.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 10:17 GMT
Rising waters swamp Bangladesh island
More than a million residents of Bhola face bleak future as climate refugees as level of water wipes out villages.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 06:06 GMT
Environmental toll of Bangladesh shrimp farms
Fishermen in Bangladesh say shrimp farms are flooding their fishing areas with salt and reducing their catch.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 12:04 GMT
Bangladesh farmers hit by prawn legacy
The country has become one of the biggest exporters, but pollution has cost farmers and the environment.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2014 01:55 GMT
Bangladesh burn victims struggle to survive
Casualties of election violence endure physical and financial pain as they are often their family's sole earners.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 09:00 GMT
Bangladesh opposition hopes for a comeback
Without power and out of parliament, the Bangladesh Nationalist Party is in crisis, which its members hope to overcome.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 06:59 GMT
School gives hope to poor Bangladesh youths
A makeshift school run by local university students in Dhaka's slums offers new hope to disadvantaged children.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 08:25 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
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Surviving the post-employment economy
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
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Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
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