Bangladesh News

Last updated: Sunday, March 29, 2015 11:22:21 PM

Bangla actor calls for film institute
Dhaka, Oct 6 (IANS) Setting up a film institute is essential to arrest the falling standards of the mainstream Bangladeshi cinema, said a veteran Bangla actor-director.

Saturday, October 06, 2007 3:26:24 PM

Bangladeshi political rivals for lifting of emergency
Dhaka, Oct 5 (DPA) The two major political parties in Bangladesh took respite from bitter rivalry Friday to mount pressure on the military-backed interim government to lift the emergency rule clamped nearly nine months ago, officials said.

Friday, October 05, 2007 10:43:02 PM

Bangladeshi film makers hope to net Eid-time profits
Dhaka, Oct 5 (IANS) Free from political hassles, shorn of violence and vulgarity chopped away by the censors, Bangladesh's film industry hopes to rake in profits and expects a boost after a 10-year trade slump, with 15 releases slated for the coming Eid festival.

Friday, October 05, 2007 1:07:00 PM

Top Bangladesh politicians among 35 'corruption suspects'
Dhaka, Oct 5 (IANS) Bangladesh's Anti-Corruption Commission has released its fourth list of 'corruption suspects', which includes top leaders of the two major political parties, bureaucrats and businessmen.

Friday, October 05, 2007 12:27:24 PM

Khaleda aide sentenced to three years
Dhaka, Oct 4 (Xinhua) Haris Chowdhury, political secretary to Bangladeshi former prime minister Begum Khaleda Zia, was awarded three years in prison by a special court Thursday for illegally keeping foreign currency at his home.

Thursday, October 04, 2007 5:46:01 PM

Bangladesh Supreme Court denied Khaleda bail
Dhaka, Oct 4 (Xinhua) The Bangladesh Supreme Court Thursday stayed a high court order, passed Sunday, granting bail to former prime minister Khaleda Zia in a corruption case.

Thursday, October 04, 2007 5:24:38 PM

ADB, World Bank to help Bangladesh with flood losses
Dhaka, Oct 4 (IANS) Foreign donors and international monetary agencies will contribute to recovery of the losses, estimated at between $200-250 million, that Bangladesh has incurred during two spells of floods this year.

Thursday, October 04, 2007 12:25:41 PM

Dhaka mulls truth commission for corrupt businessmen
Dhaka, Oct 4 (IANS) Bangladesh's interim government is planning to set up a truth commission to secure confessions from businesspersons accused of corruption and settle charges without putting them to trial.

Thursday, October 04, 2007 11:30:46 AM

Dhaka wants borders with neighbours demarcated
Dhaka, Oct 4 (IANS) Bangladesh has mooted demarcation of land and maritime borders as part of its 'balanced relationship' with neighbours.

Thursday, October 04, 2007 10:30:40 AM

Dhaka rejects India's transit plea
Dhaka, Oct 3 (IANS) Bangladesh has rejected India's plea for transit of some 'over-dimensional consignments' of power generation equipment from Kolkata port to Pallatana in Tripura state for setting up a power plant.

Wednesday, October 03, 2007 3:32:28 PM

News Bangladesh Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.