Dhaka, Dec 6 (IANS) The ongoing pre-poll confrontation among political parties touched Bangladesh's top judiciary when the Supreme Court Tuesday slapped sedition charge against some of the country's top lawyers present during violence in the Chief Justice's court on November 30.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 1:48:57 PM
Dhaka, Dec 6 (IANS) Stating that 'world needs Bangladesh democracy,' a visiting senior US official Tuesday said the forthcoming parliamentary polls would be 'most monitored' by the international community.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 12:29:47 PM
Dhaka, Dec 6 (IANS) Bangladesh and India should liberalise bilateral trade rather than sign a free trade agreement (FTA), a World Bank study has recommended.
Wednesday, December 06, 2006 12:21:16 PM
Dhaka, Dec 5 (IANS) After weeks of political turmoil and street violence, the situation in Bangladesh held out promise of normalcy with the interim government announcing that it would act to meet demands of the 14-party alliance.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006 11:57:32 AM
Dhaka, Dec 3 (IANS) Political stalemate continued in Bangladesh as President Iajuddin Ahmed's meeting with the two women contenders for power in the parliamentary elections due next month has not yielded results, media reports said.
Sunday, December 03, 2006 12:14:36 PM
Dhaka, Dec 3 (IANS) Over 12 million names have been falsely registered in Bangladesh's updated electoral rolls, reveals a survey as the country prepares to go to the polls Jan 21.
Sunday, December 03, 2006 11:57:06 AM
Dhaka, Dec 1 (IANS) Visiting UN secretary general's special envoy Craig Jenness asked the caretaker government to take 'bolder steps' to find an amicable solution to the ongoing political stalemate in Bangladesh so as to create an environment for free and fair elections on Jan 21.
Friday, December 01, 2006 3:25:24 PM
Dhaka, Nov 30 ((IANS) Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has mooted a coalition government of the warring alliances, irrespective of the results of the polls due next January, to resolve the current political stalemate in Bangladesh.
Thursday, November 30, 2006 6:08:11 PM
Dhaka, Nov 30 (IANS) The 148th birth anniversary of scientist Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose went unnoticed in his birthplace Rarikhal village in Munshiganj district of Bangladesh, The Daily Star reported Thursday.
Thursday, November 30, 2006 3:20:54 PM
Dhaka, Nov 28 (IANS) Six Bangladeshi militants are to hang for murdering two judges after the Supreme Court rejected their review petition Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 8:19:54 PM
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