Khaleda Zia
India  /  Published 05.09.22

‘Hasina return important for India and secularism’

Shahriar Kabir, the most important secular voice in Bangladesh, discusses the situation in an interview with The Telegraph...
By Subhoranjan Dasgupta and Tapas Das

World  /  Published 30.11.21

Khaleda health puts Bangla on edge

Zia has been in jail since she was convicted in a graft case in February 2018 and as her health deteriorated, she was moved to a government hospital in April 2019...
By Devadeep Purohit

World  /  Published 11.07.21

Bangla summons UK on Zia report

Dhaka conveyed disappointment over an 'insinuating and misleading' comment on the country's ex-prime minister's current status in a human rights report...
By PTI in Dhaka

World  /  Published 12.09.20

Hasina against extrajudicial killings

On Wednesday, a Dhaka court sentenced three policemen to life imprisonment in a case lodged over the custodial death of a youth in Dhaka’s Mirpur area in 2014...
By PTI in Dhaka

World  /  Published 25.03.20

Bangladesh releases Khaleda Zia from jail

Her release is based on the condition that she would stay at home...
By PTI in Dhaka


World  /  Published 28.12.18

Unusual calm in Bangla

Roads empty, Net slow as ruling party & rivals face off...
By Devadeep Purohit in Dhaka

World  /  Published 12.11.18

Bangladesh defers election to Dec 30

We wanted a month and we got a week: Kamal Hossain...
By Reuters in Dhaka

World  /  Published 14.11.18

Violence flares on Dhaka streets

23 policemen injured and five vehicles burnt, BNP slams ‘unprovoked attack’...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 28.11.18

All quiet before Bangladesh elections

The biggest news from Dhaka is that in spite of heightened activity, the capital has remained uncharacteristically calm...
By Devadeep Purohit

Politics  /  Published 30.12.18

Who will the people of Bangladesh vote for?

Hasina’s government introduced religious education in state schools, edited out literature that conservative Islamists deemed atheistic and recognised Qawmi Madrasa degrees...
By Sonia Sarkar


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