Tags » Bangladeshi

Battle for the syncretic soul of Bangladesh

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Tucked away in the reports of this week’s news break about more Bangladeshi workers in Singapore getting into a tangle over suspected links to terror groups was a nugget of information that fascinated me. 1,345 more words

Current Affairs

Kumar, Ashok

In the majority-Sunni Muslim nation of Bangladesh, the wave of attacks against atheists has continued. Two Hindu teachers from Hijla High School in Bagerhat, Krishnapada Mouli… 378 more words

Teacher

Mouli, Krishnapada

In the majority-Sunni Muslim nation of Bangladesh, the wave of attacks against atheists has continued. Two Hindu teachers from Hijla High School in Bagerhat, Krishnapada Mouli and… 377 more words

Teacher

Bangladeshi terror cell members had been working here between 3 and 10 years: MHA

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – The eight Bangladeshi men detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA) late last month for plotting terror attacks back home had each been working here for between three and 10 years, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Wednesday. 722 more words

Current Affairs

Bangladesh ‘cooperating’ with Singapore Govt in anti-terrorism efforts: High Comm

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The Bangladesh High Commissioner in Singapore on Tuesday (May 3) said it is cooperating with the Singapore Government in anti-terrorism efforts and measures, following the… 471 more words

Current Affairs

Another ISD sweep of foreigners here

(Source: themiddleground.sg)

by Bertha Henson

WHO would have thought that foreigners in Singapore would be starting a new terror cell at a time when Singapore was rounding up other foreigners, in fact, their fellow nationals, for planning terrorist attacks? 750 more words

Current Affairs

8 Bangladeshis detained under Internal Security Act

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Eight radicalised male Bangladeshi nationals were detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA) in April this year, said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Tuesday (May 3). 546 more words

Current Affairs