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Bangladesh FIFA official arrested for 'defaming' PM Sheikh Hasina

Hasina's administration has recently been accused of cracking down on free speech and adopting an increasingly authoritarian style.

Mar 19, 2019, 10:09 AM IST

In maiden foreign visit to India, Bangladesh FM Abdul Momen to focus on Rohingya Crisis

In his maiden overseas trip, newly appointed Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen will visit India from February 6 to 9. The four-day visit will see him meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday. 

Feb 06, 2019, 20:37 PM IST

Sheikh Hasina takes oath as Bangladesh PM for third consecutive term

President Md Abdul Hamid administered the oath of office to 71-year-old Hasina at the Bangabhaban. It is Hasina's fourth term in office.

Jan 07, 2019, 19:23 PM IST

Bangladesh’s Prime Minister designate Sheikh Hasina to take oath on January 7

Opposition members stayed away from the oath ceremony. 

Jan 03, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Dec 31, 2018, 20:26 PM IST

5W1H: Sheikh Hasina back in power in Bangladesh

The ruling Awami League has come back to power with a stunning mandate in Bangladesh. The party has won 288 out of 300 seats

Dec 31, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

PM Modi wishes Sheikh Hasina for winning elections, underlines Indo-Bangla bonhomie

According to the EC, Hasina's alliance has won the parliamentary vote with a thumping majority.

Dec 31, 2018, 12:36 PM IST

Sheikh Hasina registers landslide win in Bangladesh polls, opposition cries foul

According to media reports, the ruling Awami League-led coalition won over 260 seats in the 300-member House.

Dec 31, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Bangladesh cricket captain Mashrafe Mortaza fights elections, wins

According to media reports, the ruling Awami League-led coalition won over 260 seats in the 300-member House.

Dec 31, 2018, 09:27 AM IST

News 50: Top political stories at this hour

In this segment of News 50, we bring you the top political stories at this hour. From triple talaq bill to general elections in Bangladesh, get all the latest updates

Dec 31, 2018, 07:40 AM IST

Sheikh Hasina registers landslide win in Bangladesh polls, opposition cries foul

According to media reports, the ruling Awami League-led coalition won over 260 seats in the 300-member House.

Dec 31, 2018, 06:42 AM IST

Sheikh Hasina all set to win 4th term; Awami League heading for a landslide win in Bangladesh; Opposition demands repolling

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina is all set to win a fourth term.

Dec 30, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

Voting underway in Bangladesh amid tight security

Polls are underway in Bangladesh where 100 million people are casting their vote amid tight security

Dec 30, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Security on high alert ahead of Bangladesh polls

Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is seeking her third consecutive term in a general election.

Dec 30, 2018, 08:34 AM IST

Weakened Bangladesh opposition hopes for change in Sunday's election

Campaigning for Bangladesh`s general election at the weekend ended on Friday after weeks of violence, mainly against workers and officials from an opposition alliance, that has been criticised by the United States and others.

Dec 28, 2018, 09:18 AM IST

Exclusive: Pakistan trying to sabotage polls with BNP's help, claims Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina

Days before Bangladesh goes for the country's 11th general elections - scheduled to be held on December 30, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that the ISI was trying to sabotage the elections with the help of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) leaders.

Dec 27, 2018, 12:26 PM IST

Exclusive: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina says Pakistan trying to sabotage elections with BNP's help

Bangladesh goes to poll on December 30 amid a bitter political battle between Hasina's Awami League and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).

Dec 27, 2018, 10:12 AM IST

Shiekh Hasina slams Myanmar for failing to take back Rohingya refugees

Bangaldesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday criticized Myanmar for not taking back Rohingya Muslims who had fled to Bangladesh.

Sep 28, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

PM Modi, Hasina jointly inaugurate Indo-Bangla friendship pipeline

Bangladesh and India signed a MoU on April 9 last to set up the pipeline aimed at pumping Indian oil to Bangladesh with a capacity of 1 million tonnes per year, the report said.

Sep 18, 2018, 20:08 PM IST

PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina inaugurate Bangladesh Bhavan in Shantiniketan

Built at a cost of Rs 25 crores, Bangladesh Bhavan is being regarded as symbolic of warm ties between India and Bangladesh.

May 25, 2018, 12:19 PM IST