Asia

Bangladesh's disappeared families demand release of detainees

Human rights groups say more than 400 people have disappeared in the last nine years, some have been found dead.

Press Freedom

Bangladesh blocks news websites in press freedom gag

At least two sites shut down in a month with no reason given by authorities.

Bangladesh blocks news websites in press freedom gag

Asia

Bangladesh: Scores of Rohingya children expelled from schools

Born and brought up in Bangladesh, why are children of Rohingya refugees being denied a formal education?

Asia

Free speech concerns in Bangladesh as writers, activist arrested

Three arrests in a week once again raise fears of crackdown on freedom of expression in the country and draw criticism.

Free speech concerns in Bangladesh as writers, activist arrested

Asia

Bangladesh: Micro-gardening helps Rohingya refugees improve diet

Micro-gardening kits are distributed to tackle malnutrition and improve the diet of Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar.

Rohingya

Rohingya girls rescued from traffickers in Bangladesh

Bangladesh police rescue 23 teenagers from being flown to Malaysia and arrest four human traffickers in a raid in Dhaka.

Rohingya girls rescued from traffickers in Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Bringing sanitation to largest Rohingya refugee camp

Changing lives, the new sewage treatment plant is making a difference for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.

Rohingya

Rohingya women, girls being trafficked to Malaysia for marriage

Al Jazeera reveals how refugees in Bangladesh camps are vulnerable to proposals from single Rohingya men in Malaysia.

Rohingya women, girls being trafficked to Malaysia for marriage

India

'Saved lives': UN praises India's Cyclone Fani response

Cyclone leaves trail of devastation across Indian coastal state of 46 million people causing at least 33 deaths.

Cyclone Fani: UN praises India's response to devastating storm

Asia

Cyclone Fani kills dozens in India and Bangladesh

Nearly 30 people killed in the two South Asian countries as the strongest storm in years hits the Indian subcontinent.

Cyclone Fani kills dozens in India and Bangladesh

UpFront

Kohli: 'Perfectly apt' to call undocumented immigrants 'termites'

We ask BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli about the party's reluctance to condemn hate speech.

Kohli: 'Perfectly apt' to call undocumented immigrants 'termites'

Migrants

Spain busts Bangladeshi-run migrant smuggling ring

Police say at least 350 people from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka were smuggled in by the group.

Spain busts Bangladeshi-run migrant smuggling ring

India

Cyclone Fani: 3 dead in India and Bangladesh, millions evacuated

One of the biggest storms to hit the Indian Ocean tears down trees, cuts off power and water amid a massive evacuation.

Bangladesh

Bangladesh police: Two 'militants' blow themselves up during raid

Bangladesh police say they have recovered a large amount of improvised explosive device from the hideout in Dhaka.

Bangladesh police: Two 'militants' blow themselves up during raid

Bangladesh

'Do not forget the Rohingya': UN urges support for refugees

Top UN officials call for generosity from world to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camps.

'Do not forget the Rohingya': UN urges support for refugees