Graft case: Former military ruler Ershad acquitted

In a major relief for Bangladesh`s
former military ruler HM Ershad, a court on Sunday acquitted him
in a graft case filed in 1995.

1896 amendment illegal, Ershad an usurper: Bangla HC

Bangladesh`s High Court on Thursday
declared "illegal" a 1986 amendment to the Constitution that
had legitimised the installation of the then army chief HM
Ershad to power in a bloodless coup in 1982.

B`desh former president Ershad hospitalised

Bangladesh`s former president H M
Ershad has been admitted to a hospital after his
condition deteriorated.

Bangladesh`s Ershad dragged to court by former wife: Report

Bangladesh`s former military ruler
H M Ershad was on Thursday dragged to court by his ex-wife as she
sought Taka 60 crore in damages for alleged "torture".