Dhaka halts visas for Pak nationals

Amid strained relations, Bangladesh high commission in Islamabad has stopped issuing visas to Pakistani nationals for one week over a fresh diplomatic row

Christian poet in Bangladesh arrested for 'defamatory' writings

Prominent poet Henry Sawpon was arrested by the police in southern Bangladesh after he was accused of hurting the religious feelings of the country's minority Christian community



to the free, weekly Asian Voice email newsletter