Stories Tagged 'Khaleda zia'
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 »
Former Bangladesh Prime Minister and opposition leader Khaleda Zia was jailed for five years for corruption on Thursday as thousands of supporters took to the streets of the capital to protest her innocence, Reuters reported.full story »
Opposition members in Bangladesh have gone into hiding as police carry out sweeping raids after the country's violent national election, a news report and a rights group said Thursday.full story »