Dhaka, Feb 23 (IANS) A policeman was killed Sunday and two others were injured when militants attacked them to snatch away three prisoners, including two death row militants, in Bangladesh's Mymensingh district.
Sunday, February 23, 2014 4:52:09 PM
Dhaka, Feb 22 (IANS) At least $250,000 was looted from a leading state-owned bank in Bangladesh last year by hacking its password, a top government official said Saturday.
Saturday, February 22, 2014 9:14:04 PM
Dhaka, Feb 20 (IANS) Bangladesh's ruling Awami League (AL) suffered a blow in the first phase of local body elections Wednesday, with former prime minister Khaleda Zia's Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP)-backed candidates winning 43 chairman's posts and those of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's party bagging only 33 in the polls held in 97 subdistricts.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 3:28:04 PM
Dhaka, Feb 18 (IANS) Bangladesh's elite anti-crime force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Tuesday morning arrested a youth for circulating an audio-clip of Al Qaeda chief Ayman Al-Zawahiri calling for an "intifada" (uprising) in the country.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 5:48:04 PM
Dhaka, Feb 17 (IANS) A key Bangladesh opposition party has denied any link with a recent "Al Qaeda threat" to wage an intifada in the country.
Monday, February 17, 2014 4:24:03 PM
Dhaka, Feb 17 (IANS) Bangladesh said Sunday it will look into the recent "Al Qaeda threat" to wage an intifada in the country that sparked a war of words among political parties.
Monday, February 17, 2014 12:48:04 AM
Dhaka, Feb 16 (IANS) Bangladesh's trade deficit during the first six months of the 2013-2014 fiscal contracted by 58.29 percent to about $1.53 billion year-on-year, the central bank data showed Sunday.
Sunday, February 16, 2014 4:16:06 PM
Dhaka, Feb 16 (IANS) A Bangladesh court Sunday again deferred the hearing on framing charge against former prime minister Khaleda Zia and others in connection with graft cases involving Zia's orphanage and charitable trusts.
Sunday, February 16, 2014 2:02:14 PM
Dhaka, Feb 16 (IANS) At least seven children were killed and 20 others injured after a bus plunged into a roadside canal in Bangladesh Saturday night, police said.
Sunday, February 16, 2014 12:56:11 AM
Dhaka, Feb 13 (IANS) A Bangladesh court Thursday jailed a bus driver and his helper for life for the rape of a teenaged girl a year ago.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 4:46:11 PM
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