Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday ruled out any chances of declaring a state of emergency though the BNP and its allies were continuing with the violent blockade for a month.
Hasina has vowed to maintain secularism as Bangladesh`s state policy, amid countrywide celebrations today to mark the Bengali New Year, seen by right-wing Islamists as "anti-Islamic" practice.
President Pranab Mukherjee will be honoured by Bangaldesh government here on Monday in recognition of his contribution to the struggle that led to the birth of this nation 42 years ago.
Two people have been arrested as Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina accused killers of her father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, of organising a bomb attack on a lawmaker.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called corruption "the biggest barrier to poverty eradication", but her warnings to political colleagues have gone unheeded, media reports said.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed officials to nab her Awami League (AL) subordinates who have allegedly been involved in the felling of 30,000 trees along the coast of Cox`s Bazaar.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has dismissed as "bogus" the campaign against the country being connected to the proposed Asian Highway through India.
Day in Pics: 21st April
Showbiz World - April 21, 2015
Kareena, Karisma and Saif celebrate Babita's birthday!