article 30 March 2015 UK, Bangladesh
Bangladesh: second blogger hacked to death

A blogger is brutally murdered by men with machetes in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka - the second attack in five weeks on an online critic of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority country.

article 27 February 2015 World, Bangladesh
Bangladesh: dangerous place for a secular blogger?

Bangladesh's capital reels after a prominent blogger was hacked to death, the latest of a series of attacks on writers who support free-thinking values in the Muslim-majority nation.

article 01 May 2014 World, Bangladesh
May Day: meet the Bangladeshi women leading a revolution.
by May Day: meet the Bangladeshi women leading a revolution

With union membership rising, Bangladeshi factory workers take part in May Day protests over their own cost of living crisis: slum housing, malnutrition and unaffordable healthcare.

article 27 March 2014 World, Malaysia
48 years on death row: Japanese man finally released

As a Japanese man is released after 48 years on death row - a new report shows that publicly disclosed executions jumped nearly 15 per cent in 2013.

article 12 December 2013 World, Bangladesh
Abdul Quader Mollah in police custody (Reuters)
Bangladesh executes Islamist opposition leader Mollah

After the supreme court rejects his lawyers' last-minute appeal, Islamist opposition leader Abdul Quader Mollah is hanged at Dhaka central prison for war crimes committed in 1971.

article 29 November 2013 UK, Bangladesh
Protesters in Thailand occupy the grounds of the national army headquarters, asking the military to support their increasingly tense campaign to topple Prime Minister Yingluck (G/R)
Gay rights to austerity: protest pictures that made 2013

As protesters in Thailand march to the ruling political party's office in Bangkok in a bid to topple the government, Channel 4 News looks back at a year of demonstrations.

article 03 November 2013 UK, Bangladesh
British Muslim leader sentenced to death for war crimes

A prominent British-based Muslim leader has been sentenced to death in his absence at a special war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh.

article 24 October 2013 UK, Bangladesh
Primark announce compensation, but what about the other retailers?
Bangladesh factory collapse six months on - what's changed?

Primark announces a compensation plan for victims of the Rana Plaza building collapse, six months on from the disaster in Bangladesh - but will it be enough? Channel 4 News takes a look.

article 09 October 2013 World, Bangladesh
H and M and Next linked to Bangladesh factory fire (R)
H&M and Next linked to Bangladesh factory fire

Suppliers to leading British retailers used fabric produced by the Aswad Composite Mills factory in Gazipur that caught fire, killing at least nine people.

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