Bangladesh: Court awards death penalty to 16 who set student on fire

A Bangladesh court sentenced 16 people to death for the murder of a student set on fire after accusing her teacher of sexual harassment. 19-year-old Nusrat Jahan Rafi, died in April in Feni which is a small town 160 kilometers out of capital Dhaka. The headteacher Nusrat had accused of harassment and two female classmates […]