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Jan 02, 2018
Bangladesh court orders arrest of Khalida Zia for 2015 arson attack that killed eight peopleA Bangladesh court on Tuesday ordered the arrest of former prime minister Khaleda Zia in connection with bomb attacks on a bus during an anti-government agitation in 2015 that killed eight persons, a police official said.
Oct 23, 2017
Sushma Swaraj meets ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia in Dhaka; discuss upcoming pollsExternal affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday met former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia
Oct 22, 2017
Sushma Swaraj arrives in Dhaka for bilateral meet; Rohingya crisis, Teesta River deal likely to be discussedSushma Swaraj arrived in Dhaka on Sunday on a two-day visit to attend a joint consultative committee meeting to review bilateral ties
Oct 14, 2017
Bangladesh Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha 'forced' to go on leave amid differences with governmentSurendra Kumar Sinha, Bangladesh's first Hindu Chief Justice, is believed to have been forced to go on leave amid reports that the government was upset with him.
Aug 21, 2017
$124 million graft case: Bangladesh Supreme Court rejects Khaleda Zia's plea to stop trialBangladesh's Supreme Court on Monday rejected former prime minister Khaleda Zia's plea to stop the trial proceedings against her in a 2007 corruption case that reportedly caused the exchequer more than $120 million.
Aug 20, 2017
Assassination plot against Sheikh Hasina: Ten militants sentenced to deathThe convicts had hatched the plot to kill Hasina in 2000 by planting a high-powered explosive device in an open ground at her village home in southwestern Gopalganj where she was scheduled to address a public rally
Jul 02, 2017
Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia to stand trial in graft case, after Supreme Court rejects re-investigation pleaIn a setback to former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia, the Supreme Court upheld a high court judgment rejecting her plea for re-investigation into a graft case against her
Jul 01, 2017
Dhaka attack first anniversary: Denial of Islamic terror won't help Sheikh Hasina, BangladeshThe first anniversary of the Dhaka attack merits a fresh evaluation of Bangladesh and Hasina's security lest it loses focus and proves costly, also in terms of country's ties with India.
Apr 10, 2017
Sheikh Hasina in India: Bangladesh PM should return home with her head high, notwithstanding the BNP threatBangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina deserves kudos, not brickbats, from Bangladesh people for the three defence MOUs that she has signed with India. Of course, for the BNP, it does not make any sense; but then it is understandable given its anti-India and pro-fundamentalist and terrorist past.
Oct 25, 2016
Bangladesh opposition leader accused of Italian's murder in attack claimed by Islamic StateSeven persons, including an opposition party leader, were on Tuesday indicted in a case filed into the killing of Italian citizen Cesare Tavella in Dhaka's diplomatic enclave Gulshan on 28 September last year in an attack claimed by the Islamic State (IS).