A Parliamentary Standing Committee on Monday asked the government to present without any delay a bill to give effect to the India-Bangladesh Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) noting that it was in national interest and will pave way for broader ties with the neighbouring country.
A Dhaka court ordered the
authorities to submit the police investigation report on last
year`s BDR carnage in which 57 army officers were massacred,
in a case in which 900 paramilitary soldiers are likely to be
Bangladesh High Commissioner
to India Tariq Ahmed Karim has indicated that Anup Chetia,
general secretary of the banned ULFA, under detention in his
country after serving a jail term, would be handed over to
Bangladesh`s Supreme Court today declared as illegal a Constitutional amendment that had allowed religion-based political parities to flourish in the country, paving the way for the government to ban such groups.
The war of words between Bangladesh`s
`battling-begums` intensified today with opposition leader and
former premier Khaleda Zia terming the Indo-Bangla pacts
signed during Sheikh Hasina`s India visit as a total sell out.
A Bangaldesh court has remanded Sheikh Abdus Salam, founder of banned HuJi to six-day police custody after he was arrested for his alleged involvement in the 2004 grenade attack on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.