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Secular Blogger Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

A gang of about six men, armed with machetes and cleavers, hacked a blogger to death in Bangladesh on Friday, marking the fourth such murder of a secular writer in the South Asian nation since the beginning of this year. Forty-year-old Niloy Chakrabarti, who was known for his atheist views, was killed at his home around noon in the Dhaka neighborhood of Goran. “The men entered Niloy’s house, pushed aside his wife and a friend, and hacked him to death. Earlier this year they killed the...

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