Pakistan expresses concern over executions of war criminals in Bangladesh

Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesman Qazi Khalilullah said that they have noted the 'unfortunate' hangings with concern and anguish.

Bangladesh SC upholds death sentences of two top opposition leaders

Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death sentences of two top opposition leaders convicted for war crimes committed during 1971 independence war against Pakistan, paving the way for their execution.

Khaleda Zia appears before court in charitable, orphanage trust graft cases

Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief Khaleda Zia has appeared before a court in Dhaka in connection with both Zia charitable trust and Zia orphanage trust graft cases.

Bangladesh ex-PM calls opposition alliance meeting

Bangladesh's former prime minister Khaleda Zia has called a meeting of her 20-party opposition alliance on Sunday night.

Bangladesh court orders new graft trial for ex-PM Khaleda​ Zia

Bangladesh's high court on Wednesday ordered opposition chief Khaleda Zia to stand trial in a graft case dating back to 2007, heaping further pressure on the beleaguered former premier.

Bangladesh upholds opposition politician`s death sentence

Bangladesh`s top court Wednesday upheld the death sentence handed down to a top opposition politician for atrocities committed during the 1971 independence war, including the slaughter of around 200 Hindus.

Bangladesh upholds opposition politician's death sentence

Bangladesh`s highest court on Wednesday upheld the death sentence handed down to a top opposition politician for war crimes during the country`s 1971 independence conflict against Pakistan.

Jailed BNP leader in Bangladesh out on bail

A senior leader of Bangladesh's main opposition BNP was let out on bail on Tuesday six months after his dramatic arrest amid heightened political tension.

Transit facilities to India should benefit Bangladesh too: BNP

Bangladesh's main opposition BNP has said that it has no objection in giving transit facilities to India provided it also benefits Bangladesh and helps in generating revenue, as the party chief Khaleda Zia on Sunday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here.

Meghalaya court sends Bangladesh leader to jail

 Former Bangladesh minister Salahuddin Ahmed, who was arrested here in Meghalaya for illegally entering India, was on Wednesday remanded to 14 days` judicial custody.

BNP leader stable, to be shifted to NEIGRIHMS

The condition of the arrested Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Salahuddin Ahmed is stable and he will be shifted to North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) here for better treatment.

Arrested BNP leader's wife wants him treated in a third country

Arrested Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) spokesperson Salahuddin Ahmed's wife said her husband required to be taken to a "third country" for better treatment.

BNP leader held in Meghalaya

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) leader Salahuddin Ahmed was arrested here for being in the country without valid travel documents, police said on Tuesday.

BNP calls shutdown on Wednesday to protest attack on Khaleda

The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has called a nationwide shutdown on Wednesday to protest the attack on party chief Khaleda Zia during an election rally on Monday, according to media reports.

Bangladesh opposition leader Zia granted bail in graft cases

 Bangladesh’s former premier and main opposition leader Khaleda Zia was granted bail in two graft cases on Sunday after she appeared before a special court, a potential sign of easing tension in the politically unstable South Asian country.

Bangladesh opposition alliance extends nationwide strike

 Bangladesh ex-prime minister Khaleda Zia`s 20- party opposition alliance announced on Tuesday an extension of its ongoing 72-hour nationwide strike in Bangladesh till Friday morning, demanding the safe return of a spokesperson.

Bangladesh's Zia defiant in first appearance since unrest

Bangladesh`s opposition leader Khaleda Zia vowed Friday to push on with her campaign to topple the government as she struck a defiant note in her first public appearance since being effectively confined to her office.

Bangladesh court defers hearing of Khaleda's petitions

The hearing of two petitions filed by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia relating to the Zia Orphanage Trust and Zia Charitable Trust graft cases has been deferred by a week Thursday.

Diplomats seek end to Bangladesh unrest as Zia misses court

 Diplomats called for an end to the violent unrest in Bangladesh as tensions rose further Wednesday when opposition leader Khaleda Zia again failed to appear at a corruption trial despite facing the threat of arrest.

Warrant issued to search (BNP) chairperson Khaleda's office

A Dhaka court on Sunday issued a warrant to search the office of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia after police said there could be explosives and fugitives harboured there.