Dhaka, Nov 4 (IANS) A protester was shot dead and a dozen people, including policemen, were injured in stray incidents of violence as Bangladesh's opposition enforced a countrywide 60-hour non-stop strike Monday.
Monday, November 04, 2013 3:34:04 PM
Dhaka, Nov 3 (IANS) A tribunal in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka Sunday handed down the death penalty to two non-resident Bangladeshis (NRBs) in absentia for crimes against humanity committed during the country's war of independence in 1971.
Sunday, November 03, 2013 1:40:04 PM
Dhaka, Oct 31 (IANS) Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Thursday laid the foundation stone of the country's first ever Metro rail project.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 5:10:03 PM
Dhaka, Oct 30 (IANS) Six people were killed and 40 others injured Wednesday evening when two buses collided head-on in Bangladesh's Dhamrai sub-district, 35 km west of here, a police officer said.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:34:05 PM
Dhaka, Oct 28 (IANS) Anxieties mounted across Bangladesh over deadly political violence which has left 12 people dead and hundreds injured since Friday.
Monday, October 28, 2013 12:02:03 PM
Dhaka, O Oct 27 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 30 injured in Bangladesh Sunday, as opposition parties called a 60-hour strike to demand a non-party government to oversee next year's general elections, media reports said.
Sunday, October 27, 2013 1:34:03 PM
Dhaka, Oct 27 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her rival Khaleda Zia Saturday discussed the possibility of a dialogue between ruling and opposition parties to end the stalemate over a caretaker government to oversee elections, Xinhua reported.
Sunday, October 27, 2013 12:02:03 AM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her rival Khaleda Zia held a telephonic conversation Saturday to discuss the possibility of a dialogue between ruling and opposition parties to end the stalemate over a caretaker government to oversee elections, Xinhua reported.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 8:44:04 PM
Dhaka, Oct 26 (IANS) Six protesters were claimed to be dead while 500 others were injured when Bangladesh's anti-government protesters and their ruling party rivals fought pitched battles for hours across the South Asian country Friday.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 5:06:04 AM
Dhaka, Oct 25 (IANS) Bangladesh's main opposition Friday called a three-day nationwide strike from Sunday morning to press its demand for restoration of the non-party caretaker government system to oversee the national elections slated for early 2014.
Friday, October 25, 2013 6:00:05 PM
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