Dhaka, April 24 (IANS) An Indian delegation is visiting Bangladesh to discuss details of a direct Dhaka-Kolkata train that will run six days a week and carry up to 700 passengers at a time.
Tuesday, April 24, 2007 11:23:13 AM
Dhaka, April 23 (Xinhua) A Dhaka magistrate court Monday stayed its warrant order of arrest against Bangladeshi former Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Monday, April 23, 2007 10:58:53 PM
Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) Several political leaders in Bangladesh have protested efforts of the Fakhruddin Ahmed regime to exile the two former prime ministers Begum Khaleda Zia and Sheikh Hasina.
Monday, April 23, 2007 9:53:01 AM
Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) Uncertainty continues in Bangladesh's political arena as Chief Advisor Fakhruddin Ahmed's government and its military backers face continued resistance from former prime minister Khaleda Zia to be sent out to Jeddah as part of a 'deal'.
Monday, April 23, 2007 9:23:28 AM
Dhaka, April 22 (DPA) The non-party interim government in Bangladesh deployed the air force at the international airport in Dhaka Sunday as tensions were running high over the imminent departure of former prime minister Khaleda Zia for exile in Saudi Arabia, officials said.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 11:43:33 PM
London/Dhaka, April 22 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Sheikh Hasina was Sunday evening denied the boarding pass by British Airways for flying from London to Dhaka, effectively preventing her return home.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 11:19:05 PM
Dhaka, April 22 (Xinhua) Bangladesh's former prime minister and Awami League president Sheikh Hasina could not fly for Dhaka from London as the British Airways declined to issue her boarding pass in compliance with advice of the country's caretaker government, which has put embargo on her return home.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 10:24:28 PM
Dhaka, April 22 (IANS) The Bangladesh government's plans to exile former prime minister Khaleda Zia received a serious setback when the Dhaka High Court asked the government to explain within five days if she was interned at home.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 8:57:05 PM
Dhaka/London, April 22 (IANS) A Bangladesh court Sunday issued an arrest warrant against former prime minister Sheikh Hasina on a murder charge, a day before she attempts to return to the country.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 4:12:32 PM
Dhaka, April 22 (IANS) Watching popular Hindi television soaps inspired her to create similar sets and use music in order to appeal to her audience, confesses Chayanika Chowdhury, one of Bangladesh's most successful television writer-directors.
Sunday, April 22, 2007 4:06:24 PM
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