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· October, 2011

Stories about Bangladesh from October, 2011

22 October 2011

Bangladesh: Occupy Dhaka, Joining the Movement Against the 1%

Occupy Wall Street and We Are 99%, the peaceful protests that started last month in New York City's financial capital have already spread in many countries of the world. Hundreds...

10 October 2011

Bangladesh: The Oldest Coin In The World?

Bangladesh: Beheading of 8 Bangladeshi Workers in Saudi Arabia Sparks Rage

Eight Bangladeshi migrant workers were beheaded in public in Saudi Arabia on 7 October for being involved in the robbing a warehouse and killing of a security guard. Netizens were...

4 October 2011

Bangladesh: Bloggers Will Not Be Silenced

Blogger Asif Mohiuddin, 28, was recently detained by police for organizing rallies through Facebook and blogs to support students protesting against the privatization of Jagannath University. Asif was later released...