Dhaka, May 1 (DPA) Security forces were on high alert across Bangladesh Tuesday after an apparently orchestrated bomb attack was carried out by suspected Islamic militants, officials said.
Tuesday, May 01, 2007 6:22:03 PM
Dhaka, May 1 (IANS) Bangladesh's caretaker government is dispatching a special envoy to the US to explain the political situation in the country.
Tuesday, May 01, 2007 12:50:52 PM
Dhaka, May 1 (IANS) Bangladesh wants to revive the tri-nation gas pipeline project with India and Myanmar and will work towards getting the 'best possible advantage' through it, says Foreign Affairs Adviser Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury.
Tuesday, May 01, 2007 12:26:52 PM
Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia Monday appointed her younger brother vice president of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), consolidating the family's hold on it amid reports of rumblings within its ranks.
Monday, April 30, 2007 9:02:12 PM
Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) Mohammad Ashraful has replaced Shariar Nafees as Bangladesh vice-captain in the 14-man squad named for the three-match One-day International series against India starting May 10.
Monday, April 30, 2007 6:34:25 PM
Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) The state of national emergency and the ban on political activity - even indoors - may be prolonged in Bangladesh beyond the 120-day period stipulated in the constitution that ends May 11.
Monday, April 30, 2007 6:25:30 PM
Dhaka, April 29 (IANS) Bangladesh and Myanmar have inked an accord to build a direct road link that will connect the former with China and Thailand.
Sunday, April 29, 2007 3:56:38 PM
Dhaka/London, April 29 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina has maintained her chant for early polls to establish an 'elected, transparent and accountable government' if poverty and corruption are to be eradicated in the country.
Sunday, April 29, 2007 9:41:36 AM
Dhaka, April 28 (IANS) Bangladesh will bargain with India for discharge of more Ganga waters through the Farakka Barrage to keep river routes navigable as officials of both sides meet in New Delhi next week to revive a river transit protocol.
Saturday, April 28, 2007 4:24:38 PM
Dhaka, April 28 (IANS) It's raining money in Bangladesh as businessmen with political links and suspected of money laundering depositing an equivalent of $47 million with Bangladesh Bank (BB), the country's central bank.
Saturday, April 28, 2007 4:00:24 PM
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