Dhaka, June 3 (IANS) Bangladesh's veteran jurist and former minister Kamal Hossain has proposed 'removal of black money, violence, militancy and partisan state mechanisms' to ensure that the next elections are 'free, fair and credible'.
Tuesday, June 03, 2008 3:19:42 PM
Dhaka, June 3 (IANS) Over 10,000 people have been arrested in Bangladesh over the past three days as the military-backed government tries to keep up a political dialogue that is being boycotted by three mainstream parties whose leaders are in jail on graft charges.
Tuesday, June 03, 2008 3:01:53 PM
Dhaka, June 3 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Sheikh Hasina has told a court that she purchased eight MiG-29 combat aircrafts from Russia out of 'concern for national security'.
Tuesday, June 03, 2008 2:03:03 PM
Dhaka, June 2 (Xinhua) At least 50 people were injured in a series of blasts inside a hotel in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka early Monday, private televisions channels reported.
Monday, June 02, 2008 8:26:35 AM
Dhaka, June 1 (IANS) Indian workers employed in the garment manufacturing sector get the highest wage among South Asians while Bangladesh workers get the lowest, a study published here says.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 3:15:07 PM
Dhaka, June 1 (IANS) Bangladeshi farmers produced a record eight million tonnes of potato in a year that has witnessed a steep fall in rice production caused by floods and a cyclone that hit last November.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 2:32:40 PM
Dhaka, June 1 (IANS) Over 200 grass root level political workers were arrested late Saturday night as three mainstream parties said they would agitate and not participate in a political dialogue the government has initiated.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 1:34:14 PM
Dhaka, June 1 (DPA) At least 300 people have been arrested in Bangladesh as the interim government launched a crackdown on opposition political activists Sunday ahead of a move to relax the current state of emergency.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 1:16:56 PM
Dhaka, June 1 (IANS) Bangladesh's jails are woefully short of doctors and nurses and their work is carried out by convicts.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 1:14:15 PM
Dhaka, June 1 (IANS) Indian workers employed in the garment manufacturing sector get the highest wage, while Bangladeshi workers are at the bottom of the heap among South Asians, a study says.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 12:11:23 PM
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