Dhaka, Nov 2 (Xinhua) France's envoy to Dhaka Charley Causeret has said that his country was ready to help build a nuclear power station in Bangladesh.
Sunday, November 02, 2008 6:24:53 AM
Dhaka, Nov 1 (DPA) The UN wants Bangladesh hold a credible parliamentary election next month for a peaceful transition to democracy, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Saturday.
Saturday, November 01, 2008 10:17:11 PM
Dhaka, Nov 1 (IANS) US Assistant Secretary of State Richard A. Boucher has urged the political parties in Bangladesh to 'act responsibly' for ensuring a free and fair conduct of the Dec 18 parliamentary election.
Saturday, November 01, 2008 10:54:03 AM
Dhaka, Nov 1 (IANS) While condemning the serial blasts in India's Assam state, which claimed 77 lives and left over 300 injured, as a 'cowardly act of terrorism', the Bangladesh government is bristling at the Indian charge that the blasts were the handiwork of Harkat-ul Jehad-i Islami (HuJI) militants based in this country.
Saturday, November 01, 2008 10:02:44 AM
Kathmandu, Oct 31 (IANS) As UN chief Ban Ki-Moon arrives in Kathmandu on a whirlwind two-day visit Friday, Nepal's first Maoist Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' has lined up an unusual gift besides hosting a sumptuous banquet in his honour.
Friday, October 31, 2008 3:36:51 PM
Dhaka, Oct 31 (IANS) Political, procedural and legal uncertainties may delay the announcement of a timetable for the parliamentary elections in Bangladesh, but the Election Commission insists the polling date, Dec 18, shall remain unchanged.
Friday, October 31, 2008 12:18:51 PM
Dhaka, Oct 30 (DPA) Bangladesh's Supreme Court Thursday denied bail in a graft case to former prime minister Sheikh Hasina Wajed, now paroled for medical treatment abroad.
Thursday, October 30, 2008 5:27:56 PM
Dhaka, Oct 28 (DPA) Cyclone Rashmi killed at least 11 people in Bangladesh when it hit the country's south-western region, media reports said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008 2:58:55 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Over 50 students of rival bodies were injured in a clash at a cultural function at a university campus, adding to the tension as Bangladesh prepares for parliamentary elections in December.
Sunday, October 26, 2008 2:37:34 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Lack of policy and political guidance are hindering Bangladesh authorities from going all out against Islamist militancy, government officials have said.
Sunday, October 26, 2008 2:36:42 PM
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