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  1. Bangladeshi activist and photographer Shahidul Alam, seen here in a file photo taken in August 2018,

    Bangladesh photographer detained during protests gets bail

    Award-winning Bangladeshi photographer-activist Shahidul Alam was granted bail on Thursday after spending more than 100 days behind bars in a ...
  2. Journalists, activists and students of Pathshala South Asian Media Academy protest against the arre

    Bangladesh court bails jailed photographer who was critical of government

    A court in Bangladesh on Thursday granted bail to award-winning photographer Shahidul Alam, his lawyer said.
  3. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims last year fled a Myanmar military crackdown that the UN

    Rohingya rejection ruins Bangladesh repatriation effort

    Doubts over plans to begin repatriating the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled Myanmar last year escalated Thursday as Bangladesh's ...
  4. Rohingya refugee children fly kites on top of their shelter at Balikhali camp in Cox's Bazar

    Rohingya in Bangladesh protest efforts to send them back to Myanmar

    Bangladesh has begun preparations to repatriate an initial batch of Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar on Thursday, but it is still unclear if any of ...
  5. More than 720,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar's western Rakhine state bringing with them

    UN urges Dhaka against Rohingya return as plan sows 'terror' in camps

    The UN rights chief on Tuesday urged Bangladesh to halt imminent plans to start returning Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, warning doing so risked ...
  6. More than 720,000 Rohingya Muslims fled Myanmar's western Rakhine state in a military crackdown

    Rohingya flee camps fearing forcible return to Myanmar

    Rohingya Muslims were fleeing Bangladeshi refugee camps to avoid being repatriated to Myanmar later this week, community leaders said Monday.
  7. Rohingya refugees, who crossed the border from Myanmar two days before, walk after they received pe

    Commentary: Why the Rohingya refugees should not be repatriated yet

    The recent deal between Myanmar and Bangladesh was clearly driven by the desire for swift repatriation, says the Institute of Peace and Conflict ...
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    Bangladesh to delay general election by a week to Dec. 30