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Hasina argues with judge, falls sick in court
Dhaka, April 16 (IANS) Ailing former Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina got into a row with the judge during hearings in a corruption case and then complained of severe headaches and pain in her ear.

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 11:41:25 AM

17 killed as train slams into bus in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 16 (DPA) At least 17 people were killed and 30 injured Wednesday as a speeding train slammed into a bus on a level crossing in central Bangladesh, local police and witnesses said.

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 11:40:10 AM

Bangladesh slams donors for inaction over food crisis
Dhaka, April 15 (Xinhua) Bangladesh caretaker government's finance adviser Mirza Azizul Islam Tuesday slammed international lenders, including the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), for 'not doing anything' to help in easing the food crisis.

Tuesday, April 15, 2008 7:15:20 PM

162 Indians in Bangladesh jails awaiting return
Dhaka, April 15 (IANS) There are 162 Indian nationals, including Assamese separatist leader Anup Chetia, in Bangladesh's jails, awaiting release and repatriation after serving their jail terms.

Tuesday, April 15, 2008 2:16:00 PM

High alert in Bangladesh on Bengali New Year
Dhaka, April 14 (DPA) Security was put on high alert as thousands of people thronged the national park in the Bangladesh capital Monday morning to welcome the Bengali New Year.

Monday, April 14, 2008 5:04:35 PM

Awami League holds talks with government in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 13 (IANS) Representatives of Bangladesh's caretaker government and the largest party, the Awami League, held table talks Sunday, ending a prolonged stand-off ahead of the general elections promised for this year-end.

Sunday, April 13, 2008 10:15:05 PM

200 hurt in Dhaka as Islamist bodies protest law for women
Dhaka, April 12 (IANS) Bangladesh's top judge and an Indian jurist have come out strongly in support of a move to formulate a law to ensure equal rights for women even as Islamist bodies termed it 'anti-Quran' and clashed on the streets, leaving 200 wounded.

Saturday, April 12, 2008 1:08:22 PM

150 injured as protesters clash with police in Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 11 (Xinhua) Around 150 people were injured in clashes between the police and hardcore Islamist activists, who were protesting a new women's development policy, in Bangladesh capital Friday.

Friday, April 11, 2008 7:37:59 PM

UNDP Bangladesh director quits following staff resentment
Dhaka, April 11 (IANS) Manoj Basnyat, the UN Development Programme's (UNDP) country director to Bangladesh, has quit before the end of his tenure due to a vote of no-confidence from his staff after many of them were laid off.

Friday, April 11, 2008 12:42:39 PM

Dhaka-London terror link charge an 'imperialist conspiracy'
Dhaka, April 11 (IANS) The British contention that that there are links between terror groups in Dhaka and London is 'an imperialist conspiracy' aimed at declaring Bangladesh 'a failed state', a civic group here has charged.

Friday, April 11, 2008 12:41:42 PM

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