The death toll is expected to rise as emergency workers clear the destroyed buildings.
Five years ago, over 1,000 people were killed when a garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed. Fashion Revolution co-founder Orsola de Castro talks to Newsweek about why it was a pivotal moment for the fashion industry.
The man tried to hug female cabin crew before becoming aggressive.
Gunmen attacked a cafe in the country's capital a year ago.
Officers raid property in Bangladeshi capital after attack that left 18 foreign hostages dead.
Bangladeshi police also arrested a University of Toronto student.
Authorities believe online posts are radicalizing young people, leading to deadly attacks.
Home minister says the deadly attack can be attributed to homegrown militants who are behind a spate of murders.
Civilians, police and gunmen dead after rampage in Dhaka cafe.
A blogger was hacked to death by machete-wielding attackers in Bangladesh on Tuesday, the third killing of an online critic of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority nation in less than three months.
The killing comes weeks after a U.S. secular blogger was hacked to death in the city.
Dhaka police move to quell Islamic State influence in Bangladesh