Dhaka, Feb 22 (IANS) Bangladesh's ailing former prime minister Sheikh Hasina underwent a medical check-up and told doctors she was innocent of corruption charges before she was sent back to jail, media reports said Friday.
Friday, February 22, 2008 2:44:20 PM
Dhaka, Feb 21 (DPA) Tens of thousands of people gathered at a national memorial on a university campus in the Bangladeshi capital Thursday, marking the killing of a dozen protestors in police firing 56 years ago, officials said.
Thursday, February 21, 2008 7:54:03 PM
Dhaka, Feb 21 (Xinhua) At least 14 people were killed and 15 injured Thursday when a bus collided with another in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district, some 400 km southeast of Dhaka.
Thursday, February 21, 2008 5:45:15 PM
Dhaka, Feb 20 (IANS) Four new private airlines have rushed in to meet the fast-growing demand for air travel, seizing the initiative from Bangladesh Biman International, which has remained sluggish after its belated privatisation last year.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 2:44:43 PM
Dhaka, Feb 20 (IANS) The Dhaka High Court has restored the rank of a four-star general to a former chief of the Bangladesh Army, declaring that the government's decision to strip him of his rank was illegal.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 1:00:30 PM
Dhaka, Feb 19 (Xinhua) A Bangladeshi court Tuesday sentenced six young men to death for raping a housewife at a village in Feni district, about 165 km southeast of capital Dhaka.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 6:28:31 PM
Dhaka, Feb 19 (IANS) A cache of 41 live grenades recovered from an Islamist outfit over the weekend in Bangladesh's south western Satkhira district was to be smuggled into India, a Dhaka newspaper said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 1:51:12 PM
Dhaka, Feb 19 IANS) India has proposed electrification of a village in Bangladesh with solar power as part of the energy cooperation initiative in the South Asian region.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 1:50:34 PM
Dhaka, Feb 19 (IANS) Bangladesh's leading film actor S.M. Manna, who has acted in over 300 movies, is dead. He was 44.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 11:52:12 AM
Dhaka, Feb 17 (IANS) Forty-one live grenades have been recovered from a village in Bangladesh's Satkhira district that adjoins West Bengal in India with authorities tracing a link to the attack on an Awami League rally in 2004.
Sunday, February 17, 2008 4:20:59 PM
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