Stories Tagged 'Bangladesh'
Bangladesh has decided to lift the ban on import of yarn from Nepal via the Banglabandha land port after nearly 17 years, following repeated requests from the land locked country.full story »
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s alliance won Bangladesh’s election with a thumping majority, the country’s Election Commission said on Monday, giving her a third straight term following a vote that the opposition rejected as rigged.full story »
The 48th Independence Day of Bangladesh was observed here on Sunday. The gala organised by the Embassy of Bangladesh in Kathmandu, witnessed cultural performances depicting the art, culture and identity of Bangladesh. full story »
India and Bangladesh secured semi-final berths in the mixed team event of the South Asian U-21 Regional Badminton Championships at the APF Headquarters courts in Halchowk on Tuesday.full story »
A Bangladesh court on Tuesday doubled to 10 years a jail term for former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia for graft, ruling out her chances of contesting a general election in December, lawyers said. full story »
A Bangladesh court on Wednesday sentenced Tarique Rahman, the acting chairman of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) to life in jail, and 19 more to death, over a plot to assassinate Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in 2004, lawyers said.full story »