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'Nobody came to save him,' witness says
Last year, an Islamist activist said that Avijit Roy "will be murdered when he comes back" to Bangladesh. On Thursday night, Roy and his wife were attacked on a Dhaka street, police say. FULL STORY
Opinion: Roy died for speaking his mind
Our minds still try to resist the idea that someone is willing to kill another human being because of the words that he or she writes. Yet that is exactly what happened to Avijit Roy, an American citizen hacked to death by men brandishing knives and machetes during a trip to his native Bangladesh.