Dhaka, April 21 (IANS) As she prepares for her impending exile, former prime minister Khaleda Zia is planning to revamp the top hierarchy of her Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) to keep it under her control, either through family members or a close circle of former armed forces officers.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 12:34:41 PM
Dhaka, April 21 (IANS) Dav Whatmore, who coached the Bangladeshi cricketers through a series of victories in the current World Cup, will end his stint here after next month's home series against India.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 10:17:27 AM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi's remarks crediting his Nehru-Gandhi family for the division of Pakistan has been slammed by a Bangladeshi newspaper as 'infantile and insensitive'.
Friday, April 20, 2007 5:29:45 PM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) With one former prime minister looking for 'alternative means' to return home and the other trying to delay her imminent exile to Saudi Arabia, the next four days are crucial for Bangladesh whose caretaker government is plotting to curb the political resurgence of Sheikh Hasina and Khaleda Zia.
Friday, April 20, 2007 1:54:27 PM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Sections of Bangladesh's media have blasted former prime ministers Khaleda Zia and Sheikh Hasina for their 'politics of confrontation, conflict and personal hatred', but sought early restoration of democracy.
Friday, April 20, 2007 1:24:27 PM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Sheikh Hasina, set scheduled to return home on a British Airways flight from London Sunday night, may seek 'alternative arrangements' if she is prevented from boarding the aircraft.
Friday, April 20, 2007 12:35:14 PM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) A cement-like building material found in Buddhist temples excavated in Bangladesh are similar to what were used in temples in ancient India.
Friday, April 20, 2007 12:30:24 PM
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) The Dhaka High Court has asked the Bangladesh government if former prime minister Khaleda Zia was 'confined' to her home.
Friday, April 20, 2007 11:39:01 AM
Dhaka, April 19 (Xinhua) Wild elephants straying into a village have trampled two children to death in southeastern Bangladesh, media reports said Thursday.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 11:43:30 AM
Dhaka, April 19 (IANS) While the Bangladesh government firms up plans for former prime minister Khaleda Zia's departure and to ensure that the other former premier doesn't return home, Sheikh Hasina has announced that she plans to defy authorities and fly back from the US as scheduled Monday.
Thursday, April 19, 2007 11:37:04 AM
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