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Polls in Bangladesh before end-2008: chief advisor
Dhaka, April 12 (IANS) The general elections in Bangladesh, called off amid political turmoil three months ago, would be held before the end of 2008, Chief Advisor Fakhruddin Ahmed said Thursday evening.

Thursday, April 12, 2007 11:10:52 PM

Slapped with murder charge, Hasina delays return from US
Dhaka, April 12 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina, who has been charged with the murder of six Jamaat-e-Islami (JEI) workers last year, has postponed her return from the US, says Awami League general secretary Abdul Jalil.

Thursday, April 12, 2007 3:14:01 PM

Encephalitis kills 6 in western Bangladesh
Dhaka, April 12 (Xinhua) Six people have died from encephalitis disease in western Bangladesh's Kushtia district in the last three days, which has created panic among people as the number of patients rises everyday.

Thursday, April 12, 2007 1:22:45 PM

Prosecutor of executed JMB militants shot dead
Dhaka, April 12 (IANS) A lawyer who secured murder convictions against Islamist militants in Bangladesh last year, leading to their hanging, has been shot dead in full public view.

Thursday, April 12, 2007 12:40:12 PM

Top Bangladesh leaders charged with murder (With Bangladesh-Politics-Khaleda)
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

Khaleda to stay on in Bangladesh: reports
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

Hasina to cut short US visit to face extortion charge
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

Extortion case against Sheikh Hasina
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

Pilot dies in Bangladesh plane crash (LEAD)
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

Pilot dies in Bangladesh plane crash
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

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