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Security personnel assist former Jamaat-e-Islami leader Ghulam Azam as he emerges from the Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal in Dhaka in May 2012. Azam, who was sentenced to 90 years in prison by the tribunal, died in custody Thursday (October 23rd). [AFP]
The recent re-arrest of a man who had served his terrorism sentence illustrates the problem.
2014-10-25 The plan is to make post-secondary schooling more accessible to residents of Jammu and Kashmir.
2014-10-24 Bilateral operations are enhanced to safeguard boundary from extremists and criminals.
2014-10-23 "We are peace lovers and we really hate war. Everyone is so fed up now...," says one local.
2014-10-22 Celebrities and politicians from all parties back programme to promote public cleanliness
2014-10-21 Authorities are clamping down on banks amid reports that some financial institutions are funnelling money to extremists via funds earmarked for social causes.
2014-10-18 Outraged Muslims ignore ISIS threats and denounce the sale and rape of Yazidi women and girls by the jihadist group.
A call by al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri for Muslims in India, Bangladesh and Burma to rise up is falling flat.
Despite the cost, parents want to see their children escape poverty by staying in school.