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Bangladesh: Country in South Asia
Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia. It is the eighth-most populous country in the world, with a population exceeding 163 million people, in an area of 148,560 square kilometres (57,360 sq mi), making it one of the most densely populated countries in the world. Bangladesh shares land borders with India to the west, north, and east, Myanmar to the southeast, and the Bay of Bengal to the south. It is narrowly separated from Nepal and Bhutan by the Siliguri Corridor, and from China by the Indian state of Sikkim in the north, respectively. Dhaka, the capital and largest city, is the nation's economic, political, and cultural hub. Chittagong, the largest seaport is the second-largest city.

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Bangladesh violence: Police arrest 2nd suspect in connection with attacks on Hindus | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh violence: Police arrest 2nd suspect in connection with attacks on Hindus | Oneindia News

Today, police officials said that Bangladesh's security agencies arrested a man in his 30s, who is believed to be the second key suspect behind the recent violence against Hindus; Singapore removed..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:35Published
Bangladesh police arrests Ikbal Hossain, accused of placing Quran in pandal| Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh police arrests Ikbal Hossain, accused of placing Quran in pandal| Oneindia News

Bangladesh police arrested Ikbal Hossain, the man accused of placing Quran at a Durga Puja pandal in Comilla last week. The police had identified the 35-year-old man, whose action triggered communal..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:29Published
Bangladesh violence accused identified as Iqbal Hossein from CCTV: Watch | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh violence accused identified as Iqbal Hossein from CCTV: Watch | Oneindia News

The man who allegedly placed the Quran on the knee of a Hindu deity at a Durga Puja pandal in Bangladesh triggering off a series of violence against the minority Hindu community in the country has been..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:49Published
Bangladesh Hindu Unity Council 'fake' verified Twitter account suspended | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh Hindu Unity Council 'fake' verified Twitter account suspended | Oneindia News

A verified Twitter handle that goes by the name Bangladesh Hindu Unity Council has been suspended by Twitter on account of being fake. The @UnityCouncilBD account was verified by Twitter and had over..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:29Published
Bangladesh: Hindu homes torched after alleged offensive post on Muslims | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh: Hindu homes torched after alleged offensive post on Muslims | Oneindia News

In a fresh case of violence against Hindus in Bangladesh, at least 20 houses of members of the minority community were torched by a Muslim mob in the city of Rangpur on Sunday. Tension erupted after..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:06Published
ISKCON Kolkata sings bhajan & protests outside Bangladesh Deputy | Communal violence | Oneindia News [Video]

ISKCON Kolkata sings bhajan & protests outside Bangladesh Deputy | Communal violence | Oneindia News

ISKCON Kolkata sings 'bhajan' and protests outside Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata following the incident where an ISKCON temple in Noakhali in Bangladesh was vandalised and a devotee..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:04Published
Bangladesh: 2 Hindu men killed in fresh communal violence and attack on a temple | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh: 2 Hindu men killed in fresh communal violence and attack on a temple | Oneindia News

Today, police officials said that two Hindu men have been killed in fresh communal violence in Bangladesh, taking the number of deaths to six from recent unrest in the country. #Bangladesh..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:01Published
Bangladesh's ISKCON temple, devotees attacked days after Durga Puja violence | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh's ISKCON temple, devotees attacked days after Durga Puja violence | Oneindia News

Days after Durga Puja and Hindu temples in Bangladesh were targeted by violent mobs, the ISKCON temple in the Muslim majority country has come under attack. This comes evena as the government warned of..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:44Published
Bangladesh Durga Puja attackers will hunted down, promises Hasina government | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh Durga Puja attackers will hunted down, promises Hasina government | Oneindia News

A day after 4 Hindus were killed in targeted violence at the minority community in Bangladesh, the Sheikh Hasina government there has promised swift action; RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat touched on a range..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 03:31Published
BSF powers expanded, can search & arrest upto 50 km inside borders | Oneindia News [Video]

BSF powers expanded, can search & arrest upto 50 km inside borders | Oneindia News

The Border Security Force has increased powers in 3 border states that share international boundaries with Pakistan and Bangladesh. The decision by the Home Ministry comes after worrying instances of..

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Bangladesh: Mobs attack Durga Puja pandals after fabricated Quran post | Oneindia News [Video]

Bangladesh: Mobs attack Durga Puja pandals after fabricated Quran post | Oneindia News

Bangladesh reported a string of attacks on Hindu temples and Durga Puja pandals after viral social media posts spread "false propaganda". A temple in Comilla saw violent clashes on Tuesday between the..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:24Published
Bangladesh schools reopen after 18-month Covid shutdown [Video]

Bangladesh schools reopen after 18-month Covid shutdown

Children in Bangladesh return to classrooms as schools reopen after 18 months, one of the world's longest coronavirus shutdowns.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published
Bangladesh sentences six militants to death for killing gay activists [Video]

Bangladesh sentences six militants to death for killing gay activists

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 00:45Published

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