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Taiwan prosecutors seek 12-year jail for ATM thieves

Taiwan prosecutors seek 12-year jail for ATM thieves

Taiwan prosecutors are seeking a 12-year prison term for each of three foreigners accused of stealing 83mn Taiwan dollars ($2.6mn) from hacked cash machines in Taiwan in July, state media reported on Tuesday.

Top Islamist extremist shot dead in Dhaka

Top Islamist extremist shot dead in Dhaka

Bangladesh police on Saturday shot dead a suspected top Islamist extremist who allegedly had a key role in July's Dhaka cafe attack in which 22 people were killed.

Bangladesh charges 38 with murder over garment factory collapse

Bangladesh charges 38 with murder over garment factory collapse

A court in Bangladesh formally charged 38 people with murder on Monday in connection with the 2013 collapse of the Rana Plaza building which killed 1,135 people in the country's worst industrial disaster.

Two international meetings switched from Bangladesh after attack

Two international meetings switched from Bangladesh after attack

An Asia-Pacific money laundering group has moved its meeting out of Bangladesh citing security concerns, 10 days after militants stormed a cafe in the capital and killed 20 people, mostly foreigners.

New Taliban leader demands foreigners leave Afghanistan

New Taliban leader demands foreigners leave Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban's new leader Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada said Saturday, in his first ever message for the Muslim holiday Eid al-Fitr, that peace is only a possibility ...