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

Video China Investigates Powerful Former Security Chief

Analysts say move by President Xi is an effort to win more party support, take step toward economic reforms, removing those who would stand in way of change More

South Africa Land Reforms Still Contentious 20 Years Later

Activists argue that the pace of land reform is slow and biased; legal experts question how some proposed reforms would be implemented More

In Vietnam, Religious Freedoms Violated, UN Finds

Beliefs reportedly prompt heavy surveillance, intimidation and travel restrictions More