Dhaka/Kuala Lumpur, March 13 (IANS) At least 300 Bangladeshi workers returned home from Malaysia after their visas were cancelled citing unemployment caused by global recession, media reports said Friday.
Friday, March 13, 2009 6:38:59 PM
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) A massive fire broke out Friday afternoon in a crowded shopping complex in this Bangladesh capital, an official said.
Friday, March 13, 2009 4:29:04 PM
Dhaka, March 12 (IANS) A Bangladesh minister Thursday blamed activists of the banned Islamist outfit Jamaat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) for last month's mutiny by the border guards.
Thursday, March 12, 2009 5:32:11 PM
Dhaka, March 12 (IANS) The Bangladesh government Thursday cancelled the national parade to mark its 39th Independence Day as part of the security measures in the wake of last month's mutiny by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) troopers.
Thursday, March 12, 2009 4:50:16 PM
Dhaka, March 10 (IANS) A team from Britain's Scotland Yard will arrive here Wednesday to help probe the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) mutiny amid indications that the carnage that left 74 people dead could have been 'pre-planned'.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 2:02:40 PM
Dhaka, March 9 (IANS) The panel formed to investigate the Bangladesh Rifles troopers' mutiny has been given a week's extension by the Sheikh Hasina government.
Monday, March 09, 2009 4:45:21 PM
Dhaka, March 8 (DPA) As agents of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation arrived here to help probe last week's mutiny, rightwing Jamaat-e-Islami party Sunday accused India of being behind the killings inside the Bangladesh border guards' headquarters.
Sunday, March 08, 2009 11:16:37 PM
Dhaka, March 6 (IANS) The 16th SAARC summit is likely to be deferred to at least the first quarter of 2010 as the Maldives has expressed its inability to host the gathering this year after October, when its tourist season would be in full swing.
Friday, March 06, 2009 11:13:25 AM
Dhaka, March 6 (IANS) Two high court judges will resume trial in the assassination of Bangladesh's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and several of his family members and political associates in August 1975, the Sheikh Hasina government has announced. Hasina is Rahman's daughter.
Friday, March 06, 2009 10:50:45 AM
Dhaka, March 6 (IANS) Bangladesh's former prime minister Khaleda Zia has alleged that 'foreign spies hired from outside' killed the officers and their family members during the mutiny by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) troopers.
Friday, March 06, 2009 10:29:25 AM
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