Bangladesh unrest: Seven burnt to death, several injured after bus firebombed

A Bangladeshi resident suffering burn injuries after a bomb attack on a bus is treated

A Bangladeshi resident who suffered burn injuries in the attack is treated at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. AFP/Munir uz Zaman

Anti-government protesters have firebombed a bus full of sleeping passengers in eastern Bangladesh, killing seven in spiralling political unrest aimed at toppling prime minister Sheikh Hasina

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34 die in Bangladesh vote protest violence

At least 34 people have died in Bangladesh and scores have been injured, most of them in firebomb attacks, amid rising political unrest fuelled by a stand-off between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the main opposition leader

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