Dhaka/New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) With Bangladesh's major political parties failing to agree on a caretaker government to conduct general elections in January, can Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus help to end the stalemate?
Sunday, October 29, 2006 2:37:27 PM
Dhaka, Oct 29 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed in Dhaka and several places across Bangladesh as rival political party workers fought pitched battles after their leaders failed to agree on who should head a caretaker government that would govern the country and conduct elections in January.
Sunday, October 29, 2006 11:01:32 AM
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) Political violence engulfed capital Dhaka and other places in Bangladesh Saturday with at least nine people dead and over a thousand reported injured in overnight clashes between supporters of the coalition government of Prime Minister Khaleda Zia and the opposition.
Saturday, October 28, 2006 8:37:08 PM
Dhaka, Oct 28 (DPA) At least five people were killed in overnight skirmishes between supporters of the coalition government of Prime Minister Khaleda Zia and opposition activists across Bangladesh, officials said Saturday.
Saturday, October 28, 2006 1:33:13 PM
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia is unlikely to quit office on Saturday (Oct 28) as per earlier schedule amidst growing political uncertainties and a spate of violence at many places across the country, reports said.
Saturday, October 28, 2006 10:46:36 AM
Dhaka, Oct 27 (DPA) More than 15,000 soldiers and armed policemen were deployed in the Bangladeshi capital Friday ahead of the transfer of power from the ruling coalition to a caretaker regime.
Friday, October 27, 2006 11:25:48 PM
Dhaka, Oct 27 (Xinhua) Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia Friday appealed to the people to maintain peace in the run-up to the next general elections, as her tenure ended amid a political standoff.
Friday, October 27, 2006 8:52:32 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (DPA) A new political party, the Liberal Democratic Party, was floated in Dhaka Thursday under the leadership of former president A.Q.M. Badruzzdoza Chowdhury.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 11:23:36 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (Xinhua) Thirteen political leaders including ministers and members of parliament deserted the ruling Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and joined a new political outfit, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) launched Thursday.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 6:55:33 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Workers of Bangladesh's two main parties - the ruling Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and the opposition Awami League - were Thursday preparing to take to the streets as their leaderships failed to agree on who should head a caretaker government to prepare for elections in January.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 12:37:34 PM
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