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September 26, 2015
September 26, 2015

Hajj stampede: Saudi mufti says deaths 'beyond human control'

Saudi Arabia's most senior cleric, the grand mufti, has said Thursday's stampede that killed more than 700 people at the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca was beyond human control.

September 26, 2015
September 26, 2015

United after 20 years, separated in seconds

Muhammad Bilal, a Bangladeshi pilgrim, was sitting at the pavement near Mina Al-Jisr Hospital hoping to have a last look at his wife who died in the stampede.

September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015

President, PM condole death of Hajj pilgrims

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina send messages to King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia expressing deep sorrow and shock at the loss of lives in a stampede at Mina...

September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015

Bangladeshi woman killed in Mina stampede: Official

One woman from Jamalpur is found killed in the Mina crush as Bangladesh embassy efforts are underway to identify Bangladeshis among the victims, officials say.

September 24, 2015
September 24, 2015

Death toll from Saudi Hajj stampede rises to 717

717 people taking part in the Hajj pilgrimage are killed in a stampede near the Islamic holy city of Mecca, officials in Saudi Arabia say.

August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015

10 killed in stampede at India temple

A stampede outside a Hindu temple early on Monday kills at least 10 pilgrims in eastern India with others injured in the crush of up to 150,000 people, a police officer says.

July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015

India stampede kills 27 pilgrims

At least 27 pilgrims die in a stampede on the banks of a holy river in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

July 11, 2015
July 11, 2015

Mymensingh Stampede: Police officer suspended

A police officer is suspended over the deaths of 27 people in stampede during Zakat distribution in Mymensingh.

July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015

Stampede in zakat delivery kills 27 in Mymensingh

At least 27 dead in stampede during zakat distribution in Mymensingh town. Police say the victims are women and children, death toll may rise.

March 27, 2015
March 27, 2015

10 Hindu devotees killed in N’ganj stampede

At least 10 Hindu devotees were killed in a stampede at the venue of the Astami Snan, a Hindu religious ritual, in Bandar upazila of Narayanganj, local police confirm