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Terrorism

Shakib apologises after Islamist threats

Star Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been forced to make a public apology after receiving Islamist threats for attending a Hindu ceremony in neighbouring India

Shakib apologises after Islamist threats

Two minors among 3 injured while burning effigy of France president Macron

Three people including two children sustained burn injuries while they were burning the effigy of French president Emmanuel Macron protesting at his comments on Islam

Protesters set an effigy of French president Emmanuel Macron on fire during an anti-France demonstration in Dhaka on 2 November 2020

Foreign secretary urges all to be patient, not to mix up religious, economic issues

Bangladesh has urged all sides to exercise freedom of expression responsibly and refrain from hurting anybody’s religious sentiment in the name of freedom of expression

Supporters and activists of the Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh, an islamist political party, march towards a French embassy as they take part in a protest calling for the boycott of French products and denouncing French president Emmanuel Macron for his comments over Prophet Mohammed's caricatures, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 2 November 2020

Five alleged militants detained in Rajshahi, Noakhali

Two separate teams of police and RAB have detained five people suspecting them as members of banned militant outfit Ansar al-Islam also known as Ansarullah Bangla Team from Rajshahi and Noakhali

Five alleged militants detained in Rajshahi, Noakhali

4 years of Nasirnagar violence: investigations of 7 cases yet to be completed

Four years have passed since the attack on the Hindu community in Nasirnagar of Brahmanbaria district, but seven cases filed over the incident have seen a little headway.

15 temples and over a hundred homes of Hindu community came under attack on 30 October 2016 in Nasirnagar upazila in Brahmanbaria

Suspected terrorist attack at French church kills 3

A knife-wielding attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a suspected terrorist attack at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday, police and officials ...

Forensic specialists inspect the area after a reported knife attack at Notre Dame church in Nice, France, 29 October , 2020.

Date fixed for re-indictment hearing in Blogger Wasiqur murder trial

During the primary interrogation, Jikrullah and Ariful admitted that Wasiqur was killed for writing about Islam on social media including Facebook and blogs

Date fixed for re-indictment hearing in Blogger Wasiqur murder trial

Death toll in suicide bomb attack at Afghan education centre rises to 24

Most of the victims were students aged between 15 and 26, according to the health ministry. Fifty-seven were injured in the attack, the interior ministry said

An Afghan man wheels an injured man in a hospital after a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan on 24 October 2020

Afghan security forces kill senior al Qaeda leader al-Masri

Al-Masri has been charged in the United States with having provided material support and resources to a foreign terrorist organisation, and conspiracy to kill US nationals

Afghan security forces kill senior al Qaeda leader al-Masri

France shuts Paris mosque in crackdown after teacher's beheading

France ordered the temporary closure of a mosque outside Paris on Tuesday, part of a crackdown on Muslims who incite hatred after the decapitation of a teacher who showed his class caricatures of the ...

France shuts Paris mosque in crackdown after teacher's beheading
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