Niloy Neel - updates

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Bangladesh arrests Briton over blogger murders

Aug 18, 2015 - 9:03 PM

Bangladesh s elite security force arrests three suspected Islamist militants including a British citizen who police say was the main planner of the murder of two prominent atheist bloggers

ARREST. Bangladeshi Rapid Action Battalion personnel accompany suspect and Bangladesh-origin British citizen, Touhidur Rahman, who has been arrested with two other suspects for the murder of two prominent atheist bloggers, during a media photocall in Dhaka on August 18, 2015. Photo by Munir Uz Zaman / AFP

Bangladesh police chief's blogger warning sparks uproar

Aug 10, 2015 - 9:57 PM

Secular activists express outrage after Bangladesh s national police chief warned bloggers they faced jail for posting material deemed offensive following last week s machete murder of a secular writer

‘CROSS THE LIMIT.’ The body of murdered Bangladeshi blogger Niloy Chakrabarti, who used the pen-name Niloy Neel, is moved from his home in Dhaka on August 7, 2015. Photo by AFP