Dhaka, April 11 (IANS) Police in Bangladesh Wednesday charged top leaders of the Awami League (AL) and Jamaat-e-Islami (JEI) with killing six political activists at a rally last year.
Wednesday, April 11, 2007 9:35:28 PM
Dhaka, April 11 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia will not leave her country for Saudi Arabia even as her rival Sheikh Hasina plans to cut short her US stay to return home, say media reports.
Wednesday, April 11, 2007 2:11:06 PM
Dhaka, April 10 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Sheikh Hasina has decided to cut short her US visit and return home Saturday to deal with the charge of extortion filed against her.
Tuesday, April 10, 2007 10:52:33 PM
Dhaka, April 9 (Xinhua) The army-backed Bangladeshi caretaker government Monday filed an extortion case of 30 million taka ($428,571) against former Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is now in the US.
Monday, April 09, 2007 8:22:52 PM
Dhaka, April 9 (Xinhua) A training aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force crashed in Jessore district of western Bangladesh Monday, leaving a cadet pilot killed.
Monday, April 09, 2007 7:31:35 PM
Dhaka, April 9 (Xinhua) A training aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force crashed in Jessore district of western Bangladesh Monday, leaving a cadet pilot dead, official sources said.
Monday, April 09, 2007 4:41:43 PM
Dhaka, April 8 (DPA) Bangladesh cricket fans took to the streets in thousands early Sunday, banging pots and dousing one another in coloured water to celebrate their national cricket side's 67-run victory over top-ranking South Africa.
Sunday, April 08, 2007 8:03:35 PM
Dhaka, April 6 (IANS) Ten members of a new militant group in Bangladesh have been nabbed by the country's elite Rapid Action Battallion (RAB), indicating a regrouping by Islamist militants even as the government intensifies its drive against them.
Friday, April 06, 2007 5:23:52 PM
Dhaka, April 6 (IANS) There will be no elections in Bangladesh till 2008-end, the caretaker government of the country has conveyed to the United States.
Friday, April 06, 2007 5:02:38 PM
Dhaka, April 5 (DPA) The chief election commissioner in Bangladesh, A.T.M. Shamsul Huda, said Thursday that it would take about 18 months to prepare the country for a credible general election.
Thursday, April 05, 2007 11:00:32 PM
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