A French court overturned a man's deportation order after acknowledging the air in Bangladesh could fatally worsen his asthma. The decision is likely the first of its kind.
Abul Kalam has been chronicling refugee life in Bangladesh for over a decade.
The arrests of the director of courtroom drama along with an actor who played a cop, is the latest in the country’s ongoing “war against pornography”.
One rights group said the initiative champions the ethnic identity of the Rohingya people ‘on a global scale.’
Experts say Bhasan Char, or “Floating island”, is vulnerable to extreme weather conditions.
“If women were given justice the proper way, we wouldn’t be here.”
Apart from being expert paratroopers, members of the Special Frontier Force are trained in mountain warfare and guerilla combat.
Even as people in the region continue to battle COVID-19, massive floods have worsened poverty and escalated loss of livelihood, particularly in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
The Queens-based singer and rapper spoke to VICE about paying homage to his motherland with a modern take on a folk classic.
Refugees say that they are trapped on a bare hillside in a foreign country with no hope
Since 2004, successive governments have used the Rapid Action Battalion to settle political scores and stifle dissent
The scam casts doubt on not just official figures of coronavirus patients in the region, but also people’s confidence in the testing process.