Severe storms, known as Kalboishakis, bring lightning, flooding and even tornadoes to parts of India and Bangladesh.
by Richard Angwin
by David Bergman
Asia26 Mar 2017 05:53 GMT
The Bangladeshi government has observed its first Genocide Day, marking the anniversary of a crackdown on civilians by Pakistani forces in 1971.
Asia25 Mar 2017 17:25 GMT
At least two civilians and one policeman killed during the operation at a residential building in Sylhet city.
Rohingya16 Mar 2017 12:57 GMT
In cramped and unhygienic camps thousands of refugees face disease, hunger and uncertainty about the future.
Refugees14 Mar 2017 18:33 GMT
Number of drowned in Mediterranean from January to early March higher than last year, raising alarm among rights groups.
Asia10 Mar 2017 11:18 GMT
Huge numbers of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar have been crossing the border to Bangladesh.
Now the Bangladeshi government has started a census to find out exactly how many Rohingya are living there.
Child rights04 Mar 2017 10:28 GMT
This law has unimaginable impact and has the ability to change the future of millions of girls in our country.
Asia01 Mar 2017 12:23 GMT
Every year, thousands of book lovers from across Bangladesh converge on the capital for the Ekushey Book Fair, one of the country's biggest cultural events.
Asia25 Feb 2017 04:36 GMT
Group calls on government to reveal whereabouts of 'kidnapped' men whose opposition-activist fathers were executed.
Rohingya18 Feb 2017 10:25 GMT
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is not doing enough to save the Rohingya community in Myanmar.
Poverty & Development06 Feb 2017 12:00 GMT
Improved electrical wiring is being installed and new roads built in the aftermath of a blaze that damaged 500 homes.
Rohingya01 Feb 2017 06:27 GMT
'I grabbed my children and ran towards the forest, and waited there with several hundred people.'
Asia31 Jan 2017 10:48 GMT
Critics call plan to relocate Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to 6,000-acre island "terrible".
Rohingya28 Jan 2017 17:30 GMT
Differences in how the two countries have treated the persecuted Rohingya could not be more stark.
Human Rights24 Jan 2017 14:00 GMT
The human and environmental cost of shipbreaking in India and Bangladesh
Health23 Jan 2017 15:31 GMT
More than 700 Sonali breed birds die after highly contagious H5N1 virus is discovered at Dhaka farm.
by Soumya Guha
by Abdullah al-Ahsan
by Mukul Kesavan
by Tom Hussain
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