Dhaka, Oct 26 (DPA) A new political party, the Liberal Democratic Party, was floated in Dhaka Thursday under the leadership of former president A.Q.M. Badruzzdoza Chowdhury.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 11:23:36 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (Xinhua) Thirteen political leaders including ministers and members of parliament deserted the ruling Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and joined a new political outfit, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) launched Thursday.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 6:55:33 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Workers of Bangladesh's two main parties - the ruling Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and the opposition Awami League - were Thursday preparing to take to the streets as their leaderships failed to agree on who should head a caretaker government to prepare for elections in January.
Thursday, October 26, 2006 12:37:34 PM
Dhaka, Oct 24 (IANS) An abrupt end to the political dialogue on the eve of the Eid-ul-Fitr raised fears of a continued political stalemate in Bangladesh over the appointment of the chief of the caretaker government to conduct the parliamentary elections in January 2007.
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 1:39:19 PM
Dhaka, Oct 22 (DPA) The death toll from a ferry accident in southern Bangladesh rose Monday to 14 as coastguard divers located the vessel that sank after colliding with a cargo steamer in the Meghna river, police and witnesses said.
Monday, October 23, 2006 7:59:06 PM
Dhaka, Oct 23 (Xinhua) Two road accidents in Bangladesh Monday left 14 people dead and 50 injured.
Monday, October 23, 2006 5:15:18 PM
Dhaka, Oct 23 (Xinhua) Two passengers were drowned and at least 50, mostly children and women, listed missing when a motor launch with about 100 people on board sank in the Meghna river in southern Munshiganj district of Bangladesh, about 25 km from here.
Monday, October 23, 2006 3:47:03 PM
Dhaka, Oct 21 (Xinhua) Eight people were killed and over 50 others injured in two stampede incidents in Bangladesh's two districts Saturday morning.
Saturday, October 21, 2006 4:26:32 PM
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Khaleda Zia's government has been criticised by a parliamentary panel for failing to formulate a defence policy and demarcate the maritime boundary with India and Myanmar.
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 11:40:29 AM
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) Two Bangladeshi girls have climbed the 18,000-foot Kala Pathar, a rocky black peak close to Mount Everest.
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 9:57:35 AM
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