Hasina ropes in former dictator as special envoy

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina roped in sulking former military strongman HM Ershad as her special envoy soon after she was sworn in for her second straight term.

Bangladesh`s Ershad ends speculation, takes oath as lawmaker

Former Bangladeshi military ruler HM Ershad, whose Jatiya Party is a key ally of ruling Awami League, on Saturday took oath as a lawmaker despite his earlier decision to boycott the general election.

Former Bangladesh dictator HM Ershad led away from home

Bangladesh`s former military dictator HM Ershad was on Thursday led away from his home by security forces and admitted to a military facility in a dramatic move.

Bangladesh`s ruling ally threatens to quit

Ex-Bangladesh president HM Ershad heads third-largest party in Parliament.

B`desh govt has no immediate plans to try ex-dictator: Minister

B`desh law minister says govt is not thinking about Ershad`s trial right now.