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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).
Apr 03, 2016
Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia to surrender before court on 5 AprilBangladesh's beleaguered former prime minister Khaleda Zia will surrender before a court here on Tuesday and seek bail in a case against her.
Mar 24, 2016
Rival parties clash, cops open fire as violence rocks local elections in BangladeshThe election violence Tuesday night was considered unprecedented for Bangladesh as usually village-level polls are peaceful.
Dec 30, 2015
Violence mars Bangladesh's first local body polls on party linesThousands of Bangladeshis on Wednesday voted in the country's first-ever local body polls on party lines, also contested by opposition BNP which had boycotted the 2014 general elections.
Nov 30, 2015
Ex-Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia granted bail in $1.76 bn graft caseA court here on Monday granted bail to former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia in a case filed by the anti-graft body.