Asia

  • Police arrest a suspected member of Jamaat-e-Islami during a two-day long strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • People help to control a fire set on a train during protests at Kamlapur Railway Station in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • People walk past wooden logs placed on a road by protesters from Jamaat-e-Islami, Rajshahi, Bangladesh, March 3, 2013.
  • A police officer searches a passerby during a nationwide strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 4, 2013.
  • Firefighters try to douse the fire set by protesters from Jamaat-e-Islami during clashes with police in Rajshahi, Bangladesh, March 3, 2013.

Bangladesh Faces Second Day of Strikes, Protests

Published March 04, 2013


You May Like

Turbulent Transition Imperils Tunisia’s Arab Spring Gains

Critics say new anti-terrorism laws worsen Tunisia's situation while others put faith in country’s vibrant civil organizations, women’s movement More

Burundi’s Political Crisis May Become Humanitarian One

United Nations aid agencies issue warning as deadly violence sends tens of thousands fleeing More

Yemenis Adjust to Life Under Houthi Rule

Locals want warring parties to strike deal to stop bloodletting before deciding how country is governed More