Hasina vows to maintain Bangladesh`s secular chara

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.

Pranab Mukherjee to receive top award in Bangladesh

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 held as Hasina charges father`s killers of terror links

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.

B`desh PM talks against corruption, but party men aren`t listening

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 PM moves to curb graft among political associates

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.

B`desh PM dispels security fears over Asian highway via India

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has dismissed as "bogus" the campaign against the country being connected to the proposed Asian Highway through India.